MMA Odds and Ends for Monday: Michael Bisping now faces Kelvin Gastelum at UFC-Shanghai

It was announced on the UFC Fight Night 120 broadcast that former middleweight champion Michael Bisping will step in against Kelvin Gastelum at UFC-Shanghai on Nov. 26 at Mercedes-Benz Arena."The Count" replaces Anderson Silva who was flagged by USASA for a potential U.S. Anti-Doping violation

Bisping (30-8) lost his title to Geoges St-Pierre at UFC 217 when he was submitted in the third round. The 38-year-old has won five of his last six fights. Gastelum (13-3) is coming off a submission loss to Chris Weidman at UFC on FOX 25. Here's an updated look at the card.

Michael Bisping vs. Kelvin Gastelum
Li Jingliang vs. Zak Ottow
Alex Caceres vs. Wang Guan
Alex Garcia vs. Muslim Salikhov
Zabit Magomedsharipov vs. Sheymon Moraes
Bobby Nash vs. Kenan Song
Kailin Curran vs. Yan Xiaonan
Bharat Khandare vs. Pingyuan Liu
Shamil Abdurakhimov vs. Chase Sherman
Gina Mazany vs. Yanan Wu
Wuliji Buren vs. Rolando Dy
Cyril Asker vs. James Mulheron

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