A featherweight bout between Maximo Blanco and Felipe Arantes has been added to UFC Fight Night 36 in Brazil, the promotion announced on Friday evening.
Felipe Arantes steps in to replace Injured Godofredo Pepey against Sam Sicilia at UFC Fight Night 28 on Sept. 4 in Brazil.
UFC 147 got heated up right away in Belo Horizonte, Brazil, on Saturday with a plethora of undercard fighters that came ready to wage war.
UFC 147 play-by-play of Felipe Arantes vs. Milton Viera.
A pair of Brazilians will meet at UFC 147 in Rio as Jiu-Jitsu ace Milton Viera faces off with Felipe Arantes on June 23.
Thiago Tavares and Gabriel Gonzaga led the prelim charge, snagging wins in the UFC's return to South America.
UFC 142 Rio: Aldo vs. Mendes play-by-play for Felipe Arantes vs. Antonio Carvalho on Saturday, Jan. 14, in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
UFC 142 is shaping up to be a featherweight feast when the promotion returns for its second offering in Rio in less than six months.
UFC 134: Rio live play-by-play of Yuri Alcantara vs. Felipe Arantes on Saturday, Aug. 27, 2011, at the HSBC Arena in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.