This Saturday, UFC returns to Sao Paolo, Brazil where two magnificent fighters will meet at the Octagon. It’s time for UFC on FX 7: Belfort versus Bisping. The two fighters will meet each other and will celebrate UFC’s return to the country since 1998.
A new video was also released to give fans an idea what it feels like to return to Brazil and to fight each other. Fans will also get a unique look at behind the scenes preparation for the event as well as each fighter’s personal preparations that has been their guide to keep up with this much awaited fight. Bisping and Belfort will also discuss their short time in Sao Paolo as well as what these fighters expect from UFC on FX 7.
Aside from Vitor Belfort and Michael Bisping meeting each other in the Octagon, UFC on FX 7 is also a fight between C.B. Dollaway versus Daniel Sarafian, Gabriel Gonzaga versus Ben Rothwell, Thiago Tavares versus Khabib Nurmagomedov, Gogofredo Castro versus Milton Vieira, Ronny Markes versus Andrew Craig, Diego Nunes versus Nik Lentz, Edson Barboza versus Lucas Martins, Iuri Alcantara versus Pedro Nobre, Wagner Prado versus Ildemar Alcantara and Francisco Trinaldo versus C.J. Keith.
UFC on FX 7 will be held at the Geraldo Jose De Almeida State Gymnasium, Sao Paolo, Brazil. The small events will be updated via Facebook feed while the co-main event and the headline fight between Belfort and Bisping will be seen live at FX.
Just to recap, Vitor “The Phenom” Belfort is a 35 year old middleweight from Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. He enjoys a 21 win and 10 loss fight card with his last fight in the Octagon a loss against Jon Jones at a headline fight at UFC 152 in September 2012. Before this loss, he won back to back against Yoshihiro Akiyama in UFC 133 in August 2011 and against Anthony Johnson in January 2012.
Michael “The Count” Bisping on the other hand is a 33 year old middleweight from Manchester, England. He currently has an impressive record of 23 wins and 4 losses since he started his professional MMA career. His last fight was a win over Brian Stann at UFC 152 in September 2012 via unanimous decision.
Fans just can’t wait for UFC on FX 7 tonight as well as the new video that was recently launched by UFC.