It's basically the same as the Silva vs. Belfort 2 trailer that was being shown extensively for the past couple of weeks. Just toss in a few Rich "Ace" Franklin KO's in place of those trademark wild Belfort blitzkriegs. Of course you have to keep Lenne Hardt's incredible PRIDE ring introduction of Wanderlei Silva in there to break things up a little bit, and there you have it. Another stellar trailer. Bravo!
You still won't find me forking over 55 dollars for this event but you better believe I'm not going to miss a hall of violence fighter like Wandy fight live. I'll be at one of the bars in the Metro Detroit area taking this one in. Both men threw everything they had at each other last time around. Don't expect anything less on June 23rd with a little piece of each legends legacy on the line.
A middleweight rematch between Wanderlei Silva and Rich Franklin is set to headline UFC 147. Silva looks to avenge a unanimous decision loss to Franklin in their Fight of the Night at UFC 99.
UFC 147 takes place from the Mineirinho Arena in Belo Horizonte, Brazil on Saturday, June 23rd.
UFC 147 Wanderlei Silva vs. Rich Franklin 2 – Promo Video is a post from: MMA Interplay UFC News
With so many switcheroos taking place in recent Octagon main events, the planet’s most prestigious mixed martial arts promotion wanted to clear the air regarding the featured attraction for their upcoming pay-per-view broadcast by releasing a preview video for “UFC 147: Silva vs. Franklin II.”
A 190-pound catchweight contest between Wanderlei Silva (Pictured) and Rich Franklin...
After watching Timothy Bradley serve up an upset special over Manny Pacquiao on Saturday, MMA fans immediately wanted to know how they could score a quick buck. The UFC’s next pay-per-view broadcast takes place June 23rd and features a rematch between Rich Franklin (Pictured) and Wanderlei Silva.
Franklin is nearly a 2-to-1 odds-on favorite to score his second win over “The...
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