The website claimed an exclusive source verified that the verbal agreement has already been made by one of the fighters. Assumable this is Bisping as the source is based in the U.K. where Bisping trains. Notably, the fight is said to be highly favored by the UFC said MMABay.co.uk .
Belfort was last seen in the Octagon in Sept. 09′, with an impressive first round TKO of former middleweight champion Rich Franklin. Belfort had since been sidelined due to an injury during training, passing a title shot onto jiu-jitsu ace Demian Maia. Belfort a former UFC champion is on currently holding five consecutive wins in MMA.
Bisping pulled off a unanimous decision as of recent at UFC 114 in May against Dan Miller. Prior to that Bisping lost a slugfest with Pride legend Wanderlei Silva by decision at UFC 110.