Rashad Evans vs. Chael Sonnen Set for UFC 167
Posted by Jeffrey Harris on 09.04.2013
They will fight at light heavyweight…
UFC officials announced today that former UFC light heavyweight champion Rashad Evans will face Chael Sonnen in the co-main event at UFC 167. The fight card is set for November 16 at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada. Fight will be contested at light heavyweight (205 lbs.). You can check out UFC's tweet on the announcement below.
Both fighters openly discussed matching up for the fight last week. The card will be headlined by a UFC welterweight title bout with champion Georges St. Pierre defending against Johny Hendricks.
You heard it from the bad guy himself first: Rashad Evans faces Chael Sonnen in the co-main event of UFC 167 11/16 in Vegas