Light Heavyweight UFC clash announced for November 7

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A huge light heavyweight clash has been announced for the UFC fight night in Sao Paulo, Brazil on November 7.

Big clash

Popular Brazilian Glover Teixeira - the number three ranked light heavyweight contender - will be facing the number ten ranked Patrick Cummins at the Ginasio do Ibirapuera in Sao Paulo in November.

Both Teixeira and Cummins have come off the back of impressive wins over Ovince Saint Preux and Rafael "Feijao" Cavalcante in their last bouts respectively.


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The UFC fight nights main event will see middleweights and UFC legends Vitor Belfort and Dan Henderson compete in the rubber match between the two headline acts of the sport.

The UFC have also announced some of the other clashes that will come up in the November show case.

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Best of the rest

A main card clash involving more light heavyweights sees the impressive Tom lawlor face the imperious Brazilian Fabio Maldonaldo.

The main card also includes a trio of lightweight bouts with Rashid Magomedov facing off against Gilbert Burns while Abel Trujillo and Gleison Tibau meet inside the octagon.

The final lightweight showdown pits the impressive young fighter Johnny "Hollywood" Case against Jiu-Jitsu specialist Yan Cabral.

Case has a three fight winning streak but will arguably face his toughest test yet as he seeks to further climb the lightweight rankings with his previous victory coming over Francisco Trevino in a unanimous decision.

Cabral provides stern opposition with only one loss, against current welterweight Zak Cummings.

The pre-lims also include in interesting match-up between The Ultimate Fighter Brazil 4 standouts Matheus Nicolau and Bruno Korea meeting after their stint in the ultimate fighter house together.

A welterweight bout between Viscardi Andrade and Gasan Umalatov completes the current line-up of whats looks to be another another exciting night of action come November 7.

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