A light heavyweight bout between former lightweight champ Forrest Griffin and Antonio Rogerio Nogueira is now in the works for the rescheduled UFC 113 in Montreal, Canada.
The bout was first reported on Tuesday by Tatame, and verbal agreements have been made and contracts will be finalized soon.
UFC 113 was originally supposed to take place on May 1st, but got moved to May 8th. This will be UFC’s 3rd trip to Montreal.
The bout between Griffin and Nogueira is expected to be on the main fight card, and a rematch between Lyoto Machida and Shogun Rua, is most likely headlining the event.