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WEC 48: Aldo vs. Faber
A poster or logo for WEC 48: Aldo vs. Faber.
Information
Promotion World Extreme Cagefighting
Date April 24, 2010
Venue ARCO Arena
City Sacramento, California
Event chronology
WEC 47: Bowles vs. Cruz WEC 48: Aldo vs. Faber WEC 49

WEC 48: Aldo vs. Faber is an upcoming mixed martial arts event held by World Extreme Cagefighting scheduled to take place on April 24, 2010 at ARCO Arena in Sacramento, California.[1] It is also scheduled to be the WEC's debut on pay-per-view.[2]

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Background

The event was announced by WEC President Reed Harris on the Dave and Mahoney Show.[2] Reed also stated his hope to charge $44.95 for his company's inaugural PPV broadcast.[2]

Jamie Varner was expected to face Kamal Shalorus[3], but that bout has been called off due to an injury sustained by Shalorus.[4]

A bout between Alex Karalexis and Zach Micklewright was due to take place, but Micklewright suffered a broken ankle.[5] Mickelwright was later replaced by Anthony Pettis.[6]

Antonio Banuelos was scheduled to face Damacio Page at the event, but Page was forced off the card with an injury. Banuelos will now face Scott Jorgensen in a rematch of their bout from WEC 41 which Banuelos won via split decision.[7]


Some unofficially announced bouts in the works include:

Alex Karalexis vs. Anthony Pettis

Mackens Semerzier vs. Anthony Morrison[8]

Official Fight Card

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Main Card

Preliminary Card

See also

External links

References


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