UFC has officially unveiled the complete fight card ahead of the organization's first event in greater China. UFC Macao: Franklin vs. Le will take place on Nov. 10 at the CotaiArena.
Main card UFC Macao is headlined by the middleweight fight between former UFC champion Rich Franklin and former Strikeforce champion Cung Le. Franklin (29-6, 1 NC) is coming off a unanimous decision victory over Wanderlei Silva at UFC 147 in June. Le (8-2), meanwhile, most recently fought at July's UFC 148, where he defeated Patrick Cote in a unanimous decision.
The landmark event also will feature the first Chinese fighter ever to compete in the Octagon. Tiequan "The Mongolian Wolf" Zhang, who has three UFC bouts under his belt, will take on UFC debutant Jon "Super Saiyan" Tuck of Guam -- who suffered a memorable broken toe in the TUF Live elimination bouts -- in a lightweight contest.
Also on the card, Stanislav Nedkov (12-0) meets Brazilian striker Thiago Silva in a light-heavyweight fight. Plus, ...