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March 14, 2017
Anderson Silva didn’t get who he wanted, but he is getting a bout at UFC 212.
The 41-year-old will fight Kelvin Gastelum at the June 3 pay-per-view in Brazil, UFC announced Tuesday.
Silva, an MMA legend and former middleweight champion, last fought at UFC 208 in February. He defeated Derek Brunson via unanimous decision, but that bout was shrouded in controversy after many believed Brunson won the fight.
More to follow.