The Ultimate Fighting Championship® has made the complete fight card for the organization’s first event in China official. UFC® MACAU: Franklin vs Le, also known as UFC on FUEL TV 6, will be headlined by former UFC champion Rich Franklin against former Strikeforce champion Cung Le and will take place at the CotaiArena in the Venetian Macau Resort Hotel on Saturday, November 10.
In a light heavyweight match up, the undefeated Stanislav Nedkov (12-0, MMA) will face the always dangerous Thiago Silva.
The “Stun Gun” Dong Hyun Kim returns to action against Paulo Thiago.
Mac Danzig and Takanori Gomi will face off in a lightweight war.
Making his UFC debut is South Korean bantamweight, Kyung Ho Kang who will have his hands full with The Ultimate Fighter season 12 alum, Alex “Bruce Leeroy” Caceres.
The last fight on the main card airing on FUEL is TUF Live competitor Jon Tuck who got his toe stuck and rearranged in the Octagon cage during a fight on the reality series. He will make his UFC debut against Tiequan Zhang in his return to the lightweight division.
On the preliminary card, two of the cancelled UFC 151 bouts will be featured. First, flyweights Yasuhiro Urushitani and John Lineker will finally get to scrap. The other rescheduled bout is between bantamweights Takeya Mizugaki and Jeff Hougland.
Also on the prelims, Tom DeBlass will drop down to middleweight to face former DEEP champ, Riki Fukuda. And Korean fighter “The Ace” Hyun Gyu Lim will make his UFC debut against undefeated Brazilian Jiu Jitsu practitioner, Marcelo Guimaraes.