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Wanderlei Silva signed a multi-fight deal with Bellator last week and now he has signed a deal with Rizin MMA.

He will compete at an April 17 event at Nippon Gaishi Hall in Nagoya, Japan in a grappling tag match, the rules for which will be announced soon. Broadcast plans for the event have yet to be announced.

His tag team partner was not announced, but his opponents wereas and will be against Kazushi Sakuraba and Hideo Tokoro.

Silva (35-12-1-1) is 3-2 in his last five bouts and is coming off a win over Brian Stann in May of 2013 by second round KO.



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