UFC Update: Nogueira, Joslin, Jackson, Serra

- The UFC’s newest acquisition Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira will make his debut at UFC 73 in Sacramento, California. His opponent is currently unknown but rumors are pointing to Team Punishment fighter Justin McCully.

- Dana White was on Scott Ferrall show yesterday and he stated that Matt Serra’s first title defense would come against Matt Hughes as part of the TUF 6 finale. Hughes and Serra are scheduled to coach TUF 6 which will begin sometime this summer.

- It should come as no surprise but the UFC is actively trying to sign PRIDE heavyweight ace Fedor Emelianenko.

- Jeff Joslin is expected to make his return to the octagon July 7th at UFC 73 when he faces versatile veteran Chris Lytle.

- Keeping with the rumor talk, Stephan Bonnar will be returning to action for the first time since being suspended by the NSAC for testing positive to a banned substance. Bonnar’s opponent will be Mike Nickels and they will fight at UFC Fight Night 10.



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