According to MMAWeekly.com, heavyweights Gabriel Gonzaga and Ben Rothwell will meet in January. The two are slated for the Brazil card, which has yet to be confirmed by the UFC but is expected to go down January 19.
Gonzaga (13-6) returned to the UFC earlier this year, submitting Ednaldo Oliveira. He was released from the UFC in 2010. Gonzaga was expected to fight in October, but his match with Geronimo dos Santos was scrapped.
Rothwell (32-8) has alternated wins and losses in his last seven, but stopped Brendan Schaub by first round knockout this year.
Popular VideoThis young teenage singer was shocked when Keith Urban invited her on stage at his concert. A few moments later, he made her wildest dreams come true.
- Melvin Guillard-Jamie Varner Added To TUF 16 Finale
- Zoila Gurgel-Jessica Eye Set For Bellator 83
- Chael Sonnen Selects Dan Henderson As TUF Assistant Coach
- Anthony Johnson On Linderman "I Just Want To Hurt Him"
- Bellator 79 Weigh-In Results: Hale, Santos Official In Heavyweight Semi
- Michael Bisping Anxious To Return To Action As Soon As Possible
- Junior Dos Santos The Next To Join Nike's Roster
Get more great MMA news and analysis over at Fightline.