UFC Announces Official UFC 90 Lineup

Written by Tom Ngo
September 21st, 2008

The UFC announced the official televised lineup for their UFC 90 card, scheduled to take place on October 25th at the Allstate Arena in Rosemont, Illinois. The card will be headlined by middleweight champion Anderson Silva defending his title against former “The Ultimate Fighter” season 4 contestant Patrick Cote. The co-main event of the night will feature a top contender match up in the welterweight division, as another former TUF Diego Sanchez will take on Thiago Alves.

The event will be airing at 10PM EST, and is available only on Pay-Per-View.

Preliminary Bouts (Most likely not televised):

Josh Berkman vs. Pete Sell
Hermes Franca vs. Marcus Aurelio
Ricardo Almeida vs. Matt Horwich
Spencer Fisher vs. Shannon Gugerty
Rich Clementi vs. Gray Maynard

Main Bouts (Televised):

Tyson Griffin vs. Sean Sherk
Junior “Cigano” dos Santos vs. Fabricio Werdum
Thales Leites vs. Goron Reljic
Diego Sanchez vs. Thiago Alves
Patrick Cote vs. Anderson Silva (UFC Middleweight Champion)

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