UFC 134: Anderson Silva vs. Okami is the second Ultimate Fighting Championship event to be held in Brazil since 1998’s UFC 17.5: Ultimate Brazil. UFC 134 will feature 2 rematches on the main card, a rematch between Forrest Griffin and Mauricio Shogun Rua, a fight that Griffin won by submission, and, the main event of the evening Anderson Silva vs. Yushin Okami, a fight that Silva lost by Disqualification after landing an illegal up kick to Okami’s face. Also Brazilian MMA legend Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira takes on young rising star Brendan Schaub.
The event will feature Free prelim fights on Facebook and Spike TV. UFC 134: Anderson Silva vs. Yushin Okami takes place on Saturday, August 27, 2011 at the HSBC Arena in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
Longtime UFC broadcaster Joe Rogan will not be doing commentary for this event, his replacement will be UFC fighter Kenny Florian.
Free Preliminary Online UFC 134 Card (Facebook.com/UFC) 3:00PM/6:00PM PT/ET
Bantamweight bout: Yves Jabouin vs. Ian Loveland
Featherweight bout: Yuri Alcantara vs. Felipe Arantes
Welterweight bout: Erick Silva vs. Luis Ramos
Bantamweight bout: Raphael Assunção vs. Johnny Eduardo
Welterweight bout: Paulo Thiago vs. David Mitchell
Preliminary Televised UFC 134 Card (SPIKE TV) 5:00PM/8:00PM PT/ET
Middleweight bout: Rousimar Palhares vs. Dan Miller
Lightweight bout: Thiago Tavares vs. Spencer Fisher
UFC 134 Main Card on Pay-per-view 6:00PM/9:00PM PT/ET
Light Heavyweight bout: Luiz Cane vs. Stanislav Nedkov
Lightweight bout: Ross Pearson vs. Edson Barboza
Heavyweight bout: Antônio Rodrigo Nogueira vs. Brendan Schaub
Light Heavyweight bout: Maurício Rua vs. Forrest Griffin
Middleweight Championship: Anderson Silva [Champ] vs. Yushin Okami