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Dana White: Jose Aldo vs. Chad Mendes II rescheduled for UFC 179 in Rio

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SAN JOSE – Following Saturday’s UFC on FOX 12 card, UFC President Dana White announced a canceled rematch between featherweight champ Jose Aldo and Chad Mendes will headline UFC 179 on Oct. 25 in Rio de Janeiro.

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Post #1   7/26/14 11:48:51PM   

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Chad is probably not too thrilled, but the UFC really needed this one as the headliner.
Still think Mendes is capable of the upset in Brazil

Post #2   7/27/14 12:15:35AM   

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So where is the 50 thousand seat stadium for this.

I guess also got what he wanted
Fight in Brazil not Los Angeles

Post #3   7/27/14 1:17:10AM   

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SUCH BS! I am a huge Alpha Male fan, so I am biased but seriously? Aldo pulls out of a main event, forcing them to cancel the damn thing, and he's rewarded with a home country advantage? This is ludicrous, I understand this is a company and they'll make more with him fighting in Brazil...but...really?

I hope Mendes takes it to him!

Post #4   7/27/14 2:52:21PM