According to several reports, a rumored bout between former bantamweight champ Miguel Torres and Charlie Valencia will be taking place at WEC 51. Shortly after these reports came out, the MMA website MMAWeekly.com confirmed that the rumors were indeed true.
Miguel Torres holds an incredible 37-3 record. And after to Joseph Benavidez at WEC 47 and to Brian Bowles at WEC 42, Torres is looking make a strong comeback and adding number 38 to his record.
Charlie Valencia on the other hand has a pretty impressive record as well, which currently stands at 12-5. His most recent fight was against Japanese fighter Akitoshi Tamura at WEC 46, where Valencia won by split decision.
WEC 51 is expected to take place at the 1st Bank Center in Broomfield, Colorado.