UFC Release First UFC: Rio Promo Video

The UFC don’t travel to Rio until August, but the first promo for the UFC’s long awaited return to Brazil has just been released.

Presumably put together to drum up interest in the event in the region, the trailer features a host of the UFC’s big name Brazilian stars including Anderson Silva, Jose Aldo, Antonio ‘Rodrigo’ Nogueira, Wanderlei Silva and Lyoto Machida to name just a few.

Not all the fighters shown will participate though, the fight card has still to be decided.

Check out the promo below.

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