UFC Chairman Lorenzo Fertitta just twitted the names of the debut coaches for The Ultimate Fighter Brazil:
Coach for TUF Brazil Vitor Belfort and Wand Silva and yes they will fight!
13 yeara ago, at UFC: Ultimate Brazil, Vitor Belfort destroyed Wanderlei Silva in jsut 44 seconds. Wand has ached for rematch every since, and now he will get it.
The Ultimate Fighting Championship is pitting Wanderlei Silva and Vitor Belfort as opposing coaches on a Portuguese language version of the TUF series, airing on Brazilian media giant Globo.
At the conclusion of the season, they will face off for a second time on a date and location to be determined.
Wand is comng off a second round vintage knee destruction of San Shou specialist Cung Le. Belfort will be fighting Anthony Johnson on Jan. 14 in Rio, and will apparently face Wand whether he wins or not vs AJ.
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