A light heavyweight matchup between Thiago Silva and Rafael “Feijao” Cavalcante has been moved to UFC on FUEL TV 10. The bout was originally set to take place at UFC 162 but was moved from July 6 to June 8. Tatame first reported the switch.
No reason was given for the change. Both fighters will be returning from respective positive tests in their previous outings.
UFC on FUEL TV 10 will take place June 8 in Fortaleza, Ceara, Brazil at the Ginasio Paulo Sarasate. The card will serve as the finale for The Ultimate Fighter: Brazil 2. TUF: Brazil 2 coaches Fabricio Werdum and Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira were confirmed to headline the June card.
UFC on FUEL TV 10 Fight Card:
- Fabricio Werdum vs. Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira
- TUF Brazil 2 Final: TBD vs. TBD
- Erick Silva vs. John Hathaway
- Jason High vs. Ildemar Alcantara
- Thiago Silva vs. Rafael “Feijao” Cavalcante