Rousimar Palhares vs. Alexandre Ferreira at UFC 134 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Submission aces, Rousimar Palhares and Alexandre Ferreira willl meet in a middleweight bout at UFC 134 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil on August 27th, 2011. The news was first reported by Brazilian MMA site, Portal do Vale Tudo. The fight will carry pout the Brazilian Top Team vs. Chute Boxe storyline.

Palhares was last seen getting back to his winning ways on the UFC on Versus 3 card, defeating David Branch via submission back in March. Prior to that he’d dropped the ball to Nate Marquardt after complaining to the referee mid-way through the first round, letting “The Great” finish him off.

Ferreira will also look to get back to his winning ways after he dropped the ball in his octagon debut when he was defeated by MMA veteran Vladimir Matyushenko. This fight will represent his first fight ever in the middleweight division.

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