UFC 131 expected at the Rogers Arena in Vancouver, B.C., Canada on June 11th

UFC 131 is expected to take place at the Rogers Arena, formely known as GM Place in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, with one prominent heavyweight set to make his octagon return.

The report comes from sources close to the venue, with final planning in its late stages. The same source revealed that former UFC interim heavyweight champion, Shane Carwin is expected to return for this one.

The promotion last visited Vancouver in June of last year for UFC 115, an event that marked the final appearance of former light heavyweight champion, Chuck Liddell as he faced former middleweight champion, Rick Franklin. The promotion will no doubt be looking to repeat the 18,000 fans for a $4.2 million gate.

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