BREAKING NEWS: Tim Boetsch vs. Michael Bisping Fight Pulled from UFC 148 in Vegas, Rumored to be Added to UFC 149 in Calgary

Sunday, April 29th, 2012 by Tony Reid

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It’s official, the much anticipated scrap between two Top Ten Middleweight contenders Tim Boetsch and Michael Bisping has been pulled from the UFC 148 “Silva vs. Sonnen II” card in Las Vegas on July 7th and rumored to have been added to the UFC 149 card in Calgary, Alberta, Canada on July 21st. As of right now, here is how both cards stack up…


UFC 148 MAIN CARD (On Pay-per-view)

Champ Anderson Silva vs. Chael Sonnen (for Middleweight Title)

Champ Dominick Cruz vs. Urijah Faber (for Bantamweight Title)

Forrest Griffin vs. Tito Ortiz

Rich Franklin vs. Cung Le

Dong Hyun Kim vs. Demian Maia



Renan Barao vs. Ivan Menjivar

Khabib Nurmagomedov vs. Gleison Tibau

Riki Fukuda vs. Constantinos Philippou

Fabricio Camoes vs. Melvin Guillard


UFC 149 Card

Champ Jon Jones vs. Dan Henderson (for Light Heavyweight Title)*

Champ Jose Aldo vs. Erik Koch (for Featherweight Title)*

Mauricio “Shogun” Rua vs. Thiago Silva*

Cheick Kongo vs. Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira

Tim Boetsch vs. Michael Bisping*

Yoshihiro Akiyama vs. Thiago Alves

Antonio Carvalho vs. George Roop

Bryan Caraway vs. Mitch Gagnon

  • Mitch Clarke vs. Anton Kuivanen
  • Court McGee vs. Nick Ring*


*not officially announced