Thiago Tavares vs. Shane Roller at UFC on Versus 3 in Louisville, Kentucky

Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu master, Thiago Tavares will next face off against former WEC star, Shane Roller in a lightweight bout at UFC on Versus 3 in Louisville, Kentucky on March 3rd, 2011.

Tavares has racked up a couple wins, well no losses in his last three per say, picking up a decision win Manny Gamburyan back in 2009, a submission win over Pat Audinwood and went to a draw with Nik Lentz.

Roller makes his UFC debut after a number of years fighting for the sister promotion, the WEC. He was last seen in action on the promotions last ever show, defeating former lightweight champion, Jamie Varner via submission.

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