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UFC 147 media call with Wanderlei Silva, Rich Franklin, Fabricio Werdum, Mike Russow *AUDIO*

UFC 147 headliners Wanderlei Silva and Rich Franklin, along with co-headliners Mike Russow and Fabricio Werdum, participated in a conference call with the media on Tuesday.

Silva discussed fighting in his home country of Brazil and the change of opponents from Vitor Belfort to Rich Franklin. Franklin discussed going to Singapore to train for his original opponent Cung Le. He talked about how his first fight with Silva, which took place in 2009, would play into this bout, his desire to return to 185 pounds and much more.

Russow talked about juggling his career as a Chicago police officer with fighting and what a win over Werdum would do for his UFC career. Werdum talked about his impressions of Russow and his desire for the title.

Listen to the entire UFC 147 media call below by pressing play, or press play then click download to save to your hard drive.

UFC 147 media call: Franklin, Silva, Russow, Werdum

UFC 147 takes place this Saturday, June 22, at Estádio Jornalista Felipe Drumond in Belo Horizonte, Brazil, and will air live on Pay-Per-View, with the prelims airing live on Facebook and FX. See more ProMMAnow.com UFC 147 coverage.

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