Urijah Faber vs Masanori Kanehara Rumoured For UFC Japan

The UFC Japan might get much better with this possible new addition. Sources are saying that Urijah Faber is set to face off against JMMA veteran Masanori Kanehara.

Urijah Faber last won against Alex Caceres aka Bruce Leeroy at UFC 175 early in July. Faber won by submission in the 3rd round. The UFC has said they are interested in having Faber fight in Japan but against Norifumi “Kid” Yamamoto.

There has been no confirmation from the UFC about the possible fight at the moment but sources are saying an announcement will be made soon. UFC Japan 2014 takes place on the 20th September 2014 at the Super Saitama Arena and will be headlined by a bout between Roy Nelson and Mark Hunt.

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