Before UFC 134 last August, the Ultimate Fighting Championship had not been hosted in Brazil in 13 years. Its return was one of the most exciting for its fans and the event displayed epic matchups and thrilling finishes. Now, only 5 months later, the UFC is back in Brazil, an MMA hotbed, with an event that features the explosive talents of featherweight champion Jose Aldo and is sure to be another ecstatic event. Make sure to Watch UFC 142 Aldo vs Mendes January 14 2012, it is sure to be one to remember.
This will be Jose "Scarface" Aldo's first headline fight on a UFC card. He's determined to defend his championship status against Chad Mendes, a wrestling oriented fighter, part of Team Alpha Male. Aldo, a striker, has gone the distance in his last two fights so you can be sure that he will be doing his best to put on a show at UFC 142 while trying to keep it on their feet and looking for the KO this time round.
Defeating Mendes would not only satisfy the local fans but will also solidify the Nova Uniao representative’s place among the sport’s pound-for-pound greatest.
The card also features another fight that is sure to be an explosive one featuring middleweight Vitor Belfort and Anthony "Rumble" Johnson. Rumble will be testing the waters at 185 lbs for the first time in his UFC career.
Make sure to Watch UFC 142 Aldo vs Mendes January 14 2012. Every fight features at least one fighter who is competing for the home team so fans in Rio de Janeiroat, Brazil will have plenty of reasons to make some noise on Saturday.
- Watch UFC 142 Aldo vs Mendes January 14 2012