Jose Aldo Likely to Defend Featherweight Crown at UFC 149 in Calgary, Alberta

UFC featherweight champion, Jose Aldo will most likely defend his title at the yet to be announced UFC 149 event rumored to take place at the Scotiabank Saddledome in Calgary, Alberta, Canada on July 21st, 2012.

The news comes via Yahoo! Sports, and could further be confirmed at today’s official press conference in the city.

Right now the UFC has been struggling to find a challenger for the title. With Anthony Pettis ruling out his move to 145 pounds and contenders like Dustin Poirier and Chan Sung Jung already scheduled, the promotion could go with the number two ranked featherweight in the world, Hatsu Hioki who looked impressive in his last outing.

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