A bout between veteran heavyweights has been added to the UFC’s return trip to Brazil.
Officials today announced Roy Nelson (21-13 MMA, 8-9 UFC) and Antonio Silva (19-9-1 MMA, 3-6-1 UFC) have joined UFC Fight Night 95’s lineup.
The event takes place Sept. 24 at Nilson Nelson Gymnasium in Brasilia. It airs on FS1 following early prelims on UFC Fight Pass, though the bout order hasn’t been finalized.
Nelson is No. 15 in the USA TODAY Sports/MMAjunkie MMA heavyweight rankings. Silva...