| UFC 117 |
07 August 2010
Oracle Arena , Oakland (CA), USA .
| The event will be the first that the UFC has hosted in Oakland . |
UFC President Dana White announced via ESPN on Jim Rome is Burning that Middleweight Champion Anderson Silva would face Chael Sonnen on 7 August after having choice words for the champion. The winner will face Vitor Belfort in a matchup annonced for November .
UFC 117 Anderson Silva vs Chael Sonnen.
UFC 117 - Silva Vs Sonnen