Despite Rumors, Anderson Silva Not Fighting On The UFC's Fox Debut
By Chris Howie
MMANEWS.COM Staff Writer
Despite rumors earlier in the week that Anderson Silva would face Dan Henderson in the main event of the UFC_s debut on Fox, UFC President Dana White let everyone know this weekend from Brazil that there is no chance of that bout happening and Anderson Silva won_t be headlining that card even if he is victorious against Yushin Okami at UFC 134 Saturday.
A main event is in the works though:
"It_s not true. I saw that rumor too, yesterday I was cruising around on the Internet and saw that, it_s not true. If he goes out and wins in 13 seconds, he_s not considered for the FOX show. I_m working on (the main event for that show) right now. I can_t (talk about it), you know me, I have to get the deal done and I have to know that both guys are going to accept the fight. Plus, saying that, even though I say that (Silva) won_t fight on the FOX card, I_m watching what happens this weekend before I decide who_s going to fight on FOX."
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