UFC lining up a PPV level card for Versus: Cheick Kongo to fight Paul Buentello
It looks like The Ultimate Fighting Championship are more than serious for their debut on Versus channel, as they announced that Cheick Kongo will meet an experienced Paul “The Headhunter” Buentello. Kongo will try to rehabilitate from his embarrassing loss to Frank Mir, by facing a fighter with more “suitable” style in Paul Buentello.
Heavy handed Paul Buentello fought twice for Heavyweight crown in both Strikeforce and the UFC (defeated in both occasions) lost a Unanimous Decision in his last fight to the young Dutchman Stefan Struve.
Full “UFC on Versus 1: Vera vs. Jones” main card:
Jon Jones vs. Brandon Vera
Junior Dos Santos vs. Gabriel Gonzaga
Paul Buentello vs. Cheick Kongo
John Howard vs. Anthony Johnson
Shannon Gugerty vs. Clay Guida