Wednesday afternoon news round up

WEC is going to pay per view. It will cost $44.95. The card will feature Jose Aldo (16-1) vs. Urijah Faber (23-3) for the featherweight title. Benson Henderson (11-1) will defend his lightweight title against Donald Cerrone (11-2). Mike Thomas Brown (23-5) will continue his comeback trail against TUF 5 veteran Manny Gamburyan (10-4). (Associated Press)

A welterweight bout between Rick Story (9-3) and Nick Osipczaki (5-0) is expected for UFC 112. (MMAJunkie)

WVR announced the addition of Wilson Reis (9-1) vs. Yuji Hoshino (16-7-7) and Shigeki Osawa (4-1) vs. Kyung Ho Kang (4-2) to SRC 12. The promotion also confirmed the rumored middleweight title fight between Jorge Santiago (21-8) and Mamed Khalidov (20-3-1). (NightmareofBattle)

Veteran welterweight Nick Thompson (38-12-1) signed a multiple-fight deal with Shine Fights. (MMAWeekly)

Jet’s coach Rex Ryan was fined $50,000 for giving a fan an obscene gesture at last weekend’s Strikeforce show. (FoxSports)

Xtreme Couture fighters Tyson Griffin (14-2) and Evan Dunham (10-0) are on tap to fight at UFC 115. (MMAWeekly)

Herschel Walker (1-0) responded to a challenge from Jose Canseco (0-1) by saying, “Jose is doing this for the money and my thing is, if he wants to fight me and thinks it’s going to be a circus, I will hurt him. This is not a joke, I will hurt him.” (BobandDan.com)

MMA clothing company Silver Star will start producing fight gloves. (MMAPayout)

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