A new welterweight bout has been added to UFC Fight Night 32. Paulo Thiago took to twitter to announce that he will be fighting Brandon Thatch on the UFC’s return trip to Brazil. Thiago was scheduled to fight Kevin Gastelum at the UFC’s last card in Brazil, but he was forced to pull out of the bout with an injury. Thatch won his UFC debut over Justin Edwards at UFC Fight Night in Indianapolis.
UFC Fight Night 32: Henderson Vs Belfort takes place on November 9 in Goiania, Goias, Brazil. In the main event, Vitor Belfort and Dan Henderson will rematch their Pride 32 bout from 2006. In the first fight, Henderson won via unanimous decision, but after Belfort turned down multiple opponents the UFC finally got him to agree to a bout at light heavyweight. While Henderson has lost his last two bouts, Belfort is riding a two fight win streak that were both decided without the judges.
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