Good news, middleweight king Anderson Silva (Pictured) is returning to the Octagon sooner than expected. Bad news, it’s in a non-title light heavyweight affair against Stephan Bonnar. So, what’s your level of interest in shelling out $54.95 to order “UFC 153: Silva vs. Bonnar” on pay-per-view?
Well, the planet’s most prestigious mixed martial arts promotion has released a promo video for the October 13th event to help whet your appetite.
Heavyweights Dave Herman and Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira serve as the card’s co-featured attraction.
HSBC Arena in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil hosts the fiesta.
Please click the media player below to watch the promo:
Here is the event’s official lineup:
(Facebook 6:45PM ET/3:45PM PT)
Cristiano Marcello vs. Reza Madadi
Luiz Cane vs. Chris Camozzi
Sergio Moraes vs. Renee Forte
Joey Gambino vs. Diego Brandao
Francisco Trinaldo vs. Gleison Tibau
Gabriel Gonzaga vs. Geronimo dos Santos
Rony “Jason” Bezerra vs. Sam Sicilia
(Pay-Per-View 10PM ET/7PM PT)
Demian Maia vs. Rick Story
Phil Davis vs. Wagner Prado
Jon Fitch vs. Erick Silva
Glover Teixeira vs. Fabio Maldonado
Dave Herman vs. Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira
Stephan Bonnar vs. Anderson Silva (Three-round light heavyweight fight)