Rousimar Palhares vs. Dan Miller Bumped Up to Spike TV Prelim Card for UFC 134


Rousimar Palhares

Rousimar Palhares

With UFC 134 Rio just a few days away, a slight change has been made in the show. The fight between Rousimar Palhares and Dan Miller has been bumped up to the Spike TV preliminary card.

Palhares vs. Miller will be featured alongside a lightweight match-up between Thiago Tavares and Spencer Fisher.

Originally, a welterweight bout between former Top 10 fighter Paulo Thiago and David Mitchell was expected to make the Spike TV broadcast, but that fight will now air on Facebook along with four other fights from the UFC 134 undercard.

Palhares will be looking for his second win in a row and also hoping to please his home country fans when he fights in Brazil.

Meanwhile, Dan Miller hopes to bounce back from a unanimous decision loss to former UFC middleweight Nate Marquardt in his last fight at UFC 128 in March.

The Spike TV prelims will go live at 8 p.m. ET on Saturday night leading into the UFC 134 pay-per-view.


Damon Martin is the lead staff writer and radio host for MMAWeekly.com.
Follow
@DamonMartin on Twitter or e-mail Damon a question or comment.


Follow MMAWeekly.com on Twitter and Facebook.


view original article >>
Report here if this news is invalid.

Related News

  • 28 days ago
  • 22 views

Curran vs. Pitbull headline, Kongo back in action, King Mo returns & Lashley debuts. Newport Beach, Calif. (July 22, 2014) - Bellator will kick-off its 11th season from Connecticut's Mohegan Sun Casi read news >>

  • 27 days ago
  • 102 views

Check out our complete Spike TV main card preview and predictions for Bellator 122: “Cooper vs. Halsey,” which takes place from inside Pechanga Resort & Casino in Temecula, California this Friday nig read news >>

  • 26 days ago
  • 24 views

Even if UFC on Fox 12 only featured the "Ruthless" Robbie Lawler vs. "The Immortal" Matt Brown bout, there would be a good number of viewers tuning in to what figures to be an action-packed clash bet read news >>

  • 5 days ago
  • 13 views

When the UFC visits Bangor, Maine, on Saturday, there will be a handful of fights on the card with strong Fight of the Night potential. The headline bout is a key light heavyweight matchup pitting tw read news >>

  • 29 days ago
  • 77 views

Before every fight card, mixed martial arts (MMA) fans toggle between possible scenarios and what to expect days before it all unfolds in front of their eyes. Probable outcomes, distinguishable facts read news >>

  • 28 days ago
  • 77 views

Days after headlining a UFC show in his home country, Irish featherweight Conor McGregor is headed for Las Vegas to make his PPV debut. After Conor McGregor (15-2) dispatched Diego Brandao in the UFC read news >>

  • 28 days ago
  • 14 views

A look at the August 23rd UFC Fight Night show in Tulsa, Oklahoma, where Ben Henderson and Rafael dos Anjos meet in a five-round main event. Next month the UFC heads to Tulsa, Oklahoma for a promisin read news >>

  • 28 days ago
  • 34 views

The most anticipated fight card of the fall finally has a venue. UFC 178 is slated to take place on September 27, 2014 at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, NV, promotion officials announced on read news >>

  • 27 days ago
  • 47 views

A grocery list of solid matchups for the Lawler vs. Brown undercard ensure that the UFC will likely deliver another fine performance for fans after their last two successes. These cards lately have b read news >>