Originally posted on Fox Sports  |  Last updated 5/25/12
Nearly 20 years since its inception, the Ultimate Fighting Championship will hold its first all-heavyweight card Saturday in Las Vegas, headlined by a showdown for the prestigious heavyweight title pitting hard-hitting Brazilian champion Junior dos Santos against decorated former titleholder Frank Mir. In other marquee matchups, former UFC heavyweight champion Cain Velasquez welcomes former EliteXC champion Antonio Silva to the Octagon, while former IFL king Roy Nelson takes on late replacement Dave Herman. Quality heavyweight prospects round out the main card as unbeaten sensations Shane Del Rosario and Stipe Miocic face off, plus Stefan Struve tries to deal Lavar Johnson his first UFC loss. All the action takes place Saturday at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in the fight capital of the world, and here's more on what to expect: Main Card (on pay-per-view): Junior dos Santos (14-1) vs. Frank Mir (16-5) Initially expected to feature a highly anticipated headliner between the cha...
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