Four Fights Confirmed for ‘UFC on FUEL TV: Franklin vs. Le’

Written by Tom Ngo
September 6th, 2012

UFC Light Heavyweight Rich Franklin

As expected, former UFC middleweight champ Rich Franklin (Pictured) and Cung Le will headline the Octagon’s debut in China. That 185-pound shootout, along with three other scraps were confirmed for the November 10th lineup.

A welterweight affair between Dong Hyun Kim and Paulo Thiago, a light heavyweight tango with Thiago Silva and Stanislav Nedkov and featherweights Jon Tuck vs. Tiequan Zhang were also added to the roster on Thursday.

The Venetian Macau Resort-Hotel’s 15,000-seat CotaiArena in Macau hosts the festivities.

FUEL TV will broadcast the show in North America.

Here are the athletes expected to perform in China:

Takeya Mizugaki vs. Jeff Hougland*

John Lineker vs. Yasuhiro Urushitani*

Tom DeBlass vs. Riki Fukuda*

Takanori Gomi vs. Mac Danzig*

Jon Tuck vs. Tiequan Zhang

Thiago Silva vs. Stanislav Nedkov

Dong Hyun Kim vs. Paulo Thiago

Cung Le vs. Rich Franklin

* – Not yet confirmed by UFC

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