UFC Primetime Silva vs SonnenLeading up to their heated rematch at UFC 148: Silva vs. Sonnen 2, UFC middleweight champion Anderson Silva and challenger Chael Sonnen are the latest subjects featured in the behind-the-scenes special UFC Primetime.

As their rivalry has grown over the years, initially with a verbal onslaught from Sonnen, it boiled over recently with Silva’s venomous retort on the UFC 148 media conference call promoting the fight.

The show will premier Saturday, June 30, at 7 p.m. ET/4 p.m. PT on Fuel TV, but will be made available immediately thereafter on UFC.com, while also rebroadcasting on Fuel TV and FX in the days leading up to the fight.

Check out the UFC 148 Primetime teaser below for a peak at what to expect on Saturday’s premier…

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