Wanderlei Silva vs. Chael Sonnen not happening, Sonnen vs. Vitor for UFC 175
Wednesday, 28 May 2014 13:35
MMA Fighting and Combate in Brazil are both reporting that Wanderlei Silva didn't show up at a meeting before the Nevada State Athletic Commission and thus won't be licensed to face Chael Sonnen on 7/5 in Las Vegas.
Combate reported that Vitor Belfort will step in to face Sonnen, which is notable because of questions regarding a drug test he had taken in Nevada earlier this year.
The story is at http://www.mmafighting.com/2014/5/28/5759142/vitor-belfort-replaces-wanderlei-silva-fights-chael-sonnen-at-ufc-175
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