Faber now expected to rematch Menjivar at UFC 157

by Damon Martin | source: mmaweekly.com

Sources close to the fight confirmed to MMAWeekly.com that verbal agreements are in place for the bantamweight showdown set to happen as part of the Feb 23 in Anaheim.

Faber and Menjivar first met in January 2006 in Canada as part of the TKO promotion. Faber won the fight, but it was after an illegal kick to a downed opponent courtesy of Menjivar.

Now with both fighters competing at 135lbs, they will meet again at UFC 157 in Anaheim.

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tags: Urijah Faber (detail)  Ivan Menjivar (detail)  UFC 157   


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BrokeFitch site profile image  

12/4/12 7:48 PM by BrokeFitch

for which title is this fight?

slamming site profile image  

12/4/12 7:32 PM by slamming

The card is good, but it will flunk with the PPV buys.

Eyelasher site profile image  

12/4/12 7:13 PM by Eyelasher

Menjivar by some shit you've never seen before...

MagSlim site profile image  

12/4/12 6:49 PM by MagSlim

What, I thought I just saw a pic on UG News where he was fighting Rousey?

UGCTT_Fraser_Finlay site profile image  

12/4/12 2:50 AM by UGCTT_Fraser_Finlay

That's a cool fact!

Anderson P Sonnen site profile image  

12/4/12 2:23 AM by Anderson P Sonnen

Faber gets the w via tko

Andy Rigg site profile image  

12/4/12 1:42 AM by Andy Rigg

wasn't urijah supposed to be fighting vaughan lee next? what happened with that?

Biggy site profile image  

12/3/12 5:49 PM by Biggy

it does as their first fight was on Ivan's home turf

MMALOGIC site profile image  

12/3/12 5:38 PM by MMALOGIC

yeah, 157 makes more sense for the california kid.

stevekt site profile image  

12/3/12 5:03 PM by stevekt

I hope it's for 156. I'm going to that show.