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Fertitta: Chael Sonnen vs. Shogun Rua not confirmed for UFC 161 ... yet

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While reports have surfaced pairing Chael Sonnen against Mauricio Rua at UFC 161, after "The American Gangster" made himself available earlier today (see his tweet here), UFC CEO Lorenzo Fertitta said the light heavyweight bout is not confirmed yet, but is in the discussion phase. All things considered, do they really have any other choice?

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