Rampage Jackson vs Rashad Evans
The long awaited showdown in between TUF 10 coaches Quinton Rampage Jackson and Rashad Evans has now been formally validated for UFC 114.
The bout will headline the May 29th occasion in Las Vegas during the weekend of the UFC Fan Exposition.
An intense competition has actually brewed between the 2 former light-heavyweight champions since they squared off in the cage after Jackson beat Evan’s buddy Keith Jardine at UFC 96.
Bad blood in between the two practically pertained to boiling point throughout their stint as coaches on The Ultimate Fighter season 10, with verbal run-ins in between the two becoming a regular feature of the program, producing a great deal of buzz about their eventual fight which had been expected to come after the season finished airing in 2015.
Of course Rampage’s decision to star in The A-Team big-screen remake, and them announcement that he was retiring from the sport put a significant spanner in the works, however the good news is the fighter has now accepted return, and the 2 can lastly fix their distinctions in the cage.
No other fights have been officially announced for UFC 114 at this phase, but the Rampage– Evans bout alone ought to make this one of the significant occasions that the promo puts on in 2010.