Picture
 

‘UFC Fight Night: Maia vs. Shields’ Official Event Poster

Written by Tom Ngo
August 21st, 2013
Share on Facebook0Google+0Tweet about this on Twitter

UFC Poster Fight Night Maia Shields

The UFC is wasting no time in promoting “UFC Fight Night: Maia vs. Shields.” Just one day after announcing the show’s four featured bouts, the organization released the card’s official event poster showcasing the eight fighters.

Jose Correa Arena in Sao Paulo, Brazil hosts the October 9 festivities.

A welterweight tango between Demian Maia and Jake Shields headlines the gig. Fellow 170-pounders Erick Silva and Dong Hyun Kim serve as the co-main event.

Fox Spots 1 broadcasts the main card live in North America beginning at 8PM ET/5PM PT. No word on whether Fox Sports 2 or the UFC’s Facebook page (or a combination of both) will carry the prelims.

Here is the show’s current lineup:

Preliminary Card:

Iliarde Santos vs. Chris Cariaso

Hacran Dias vs. Rodrigo Damm

Fábio Maldonado vs. Joey Beltran

Mike Pierce vs. Rousimar Palhares

Main Card:

(Fox Sports 1)

T.J. Dillashaw vs. Raphael Assuncao

Thiago Silva vs. Matt Hamill

Rony Jason vs. Jeremy Stephens

Erick Silva vs. Dong Hyun Kim

Demian Maia vs. Jake Shields

Don’t forget to follow @5thRound on Twitter, Facebook and Google+!



COMMENTS