UFC Fight Night 29 hails from Brazil, and a significant welterweight scrap will serve as the event's main event.
No. 4-ranked Demian Maia will take on Jake Shields. The fight between the two grappling specialists offers one of the most intriguing battles in the division. Erick Silva and Dong Hyun Kim will be in the co-main event as each welterweight tries to lay claim to a top-10 spot.
Jake Shields (171) vs. Demian Maia (171)
Dong Hyun Kim (171) vs. Erick Silva (170)
Matt Hamill (205) vs. Thiago Silva (208)*
Joey Beltran (205) vs. Fabio Maldonado (204)
Mike Pierce (171) vs. Rousimar Palhares (171)
T.J. Dillashaw (136) vs. Raphael Assuncao (135)
Ildemar Alcantara (171) vs. Igor Araujo (171)
Yan Cabral (170) vs. David Mitchell (171)
Chris Cariaso (125) vs. Iliarde Santos (126)
Allan Patrick (155) vs. Garett Whiteley (156)