Michael Bisping vs. Vitor Belfort or Yoshihiro Akiyama at UFC 120 in London

UFC middleweight contender, Michael Bisping will make his octagon return at UFC 120 at the O2 Arena in London, England on October 16th, 2010, He will take on either Vitor Belfort or Yoshihiro Akiyama. A source close to the situation revealed the news to Fighters Only Magazine, adding Akiyama’s eligibility will likely be determined tonight in his fight with Chris Leben.

Bisping is coming off an impressive three round unanimous decision win over tough as nails veteran, Dan Miller. Bisping is 2-2 in his last four fights, defeating Miller and Denis Kang while losing to Wanderlei Silva and Dan Henderson.

Belfort is recovering from shoulder surgery which delayed his shot at middleweight champion, Anderson Silva at UFC 112 in April. “The Phenom” hasn’t been in action since he knocked out Rich Franklin in September.

Akiyama will be looking to add to his UFC debut win over Alan Belcher tonight in Las Vegas when he takes on Chris Leben in the co-main event of the evening. Akiyama was originally set to take on Wanderlei Silva who pulled out due to a rib injury.

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