How do I even say this? We’ll although unofficial, it seems that we now have a co-main event for the upcoming UFC 62 - A rematch of the best fight in UFC history: Stephan Bonnar will take on Forrest Griffin. The Boston Herald released an article yesterday, previewing the matchup that will supposedly take place on August 26th. UFC’s website has a statement asking fans to tune into ESPN tomorrow during The Hot List for a huge announcement.
My guess is that White will be announcing this fight for UFC 62. But could there be something more?
7/17 10:54 AM: The UFC now has the fight on the front page of their website, It’s official.
At the UFC 61 post-fight press conference, Tito Ortiz made it pretty clear as to when and who he wants to fight again...
“I would love to fight once before this year’s over… and if [Chuck] Liddell is gonna get two fights, then I need to fight at least one more time.” said Ortiz. I would love to be on the November card.”
“I want [Forrest] Griffin again. I know a lot of people who thought he beat me the first time, which he didn’t. I want to give him a taste of me at 100 percent. He got a taste of me when I was 60 percent.”
Fight Entertainment Group has announced a list of fighters set to appear in the K-1 Hero’s August 5th tournament.
Marvin Eastman won a re-match decision over Jason Guida and walked away with the WEF Light-Heavyweight Championship.