– Professional ballroom and latin dancer Anna Trebunskaya will be Chuck Liddell’s partner this season on the hit ABC show, “Dancing with the Stars.” Here’s some info on Trebunskaya from her Wikipedia page:
Anna Trebunskaya (born December 28, 1980) is a professional ballroom and Latin dancer, known for her appearances on Dancing with the Stars. In Season 2, she partnered football star Jerry Rice, and together they came in 2nd to pop star Drew Lachey and Cheryl Burke.
Trebunskaya and her husband Jonathan Roberts have also performed together on results shows in its first three seasons. Trebunskaya returned to Dancing with the Stars for its fifth season and her celebrity partner was model, Albert Reed. They were the second couple eliminated from the competition.
Trebunskaya competed on Season 6 of Dancing with the Stars and her celebrity partner was actor Steve Guttenberg. She and Guttenberg were the third couple to be eliminated. She is returning for Season 9, with partner Chuck Liddell.
Season 9 of Dancing with the Stars premieres Sept. 21st (at 8 ET/PT) on ABC.
– Five Ounces of Pain is reporting that Jim Miller will face off against Steve Lopaz at UFC 103. Miller was originally set to face Thiago Tavares, who was forced to pull out due to a knee injury. Miller is 3-1 in the UFC, coming off a decision victory over Mac Danzig at UFC 100, while Lopez has not fought since October of 2008, but has a record of 12-1.
UFC 103 takes place September 19th at American Airlines Center in Dallas, TX, with the preliminary card set to air for free on Spike TV. Here is the updated card:
* Vitor Belfort vs. Rich Franklin
* Junior Dos Santos vs. Mirko “Cro Cop” Filipovic
* Martin Kampmann vs. Mike Swick
* Josh Koscheck vs. Frank Trigg
* Hermes Franca vs. Tyson Griffin
* Efrain Escudero vs. Cole Miller
* Dan Lauzon vs. Rafaello Oliveira
* Paul Daley vs. Brian Foster
* Tomasz Drwal vs. Drew McFedries
* Jason Brilz vs. Eliot Marshall
* Vladimir Matyushenko vs. Igor Pokrajac
* Rafael dos Anjos vs. Rob Emerson
* Jim Miller vs. Steve Lopez