UFC Rumor: Anderson Silva vs. Thales Leites Likely In April

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According to MMA Junkie, UFC middleweight champion Anderson Silva (23-4) will put his title on the line against fellow Brazilian Thales Leites (14-1) at UFC 97 on April 18 from the Bell Center in Montreal. The April fight is rumored to take place back in Montreal Quebec Canada, just one year after UFC 83 “St-Pierre vs. Serra 2” invaded the great white north.

According to the report, the fight has been verbally agreed to, but no bout agreements have yet to signed.

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