“Shogun” Rua vs. Dan Henderson II Headlines Fight Night In Brazil

A light heavyweight face off pinning former champion, Mauricio “Shogun” Rua against MMA veteran, Dan Henderson was revealed today for a Fight Night event card that has yet to be announced but is set to be on March 23rd in Natal, Brazil.

he news was revealed by Tatame Magazine after speaking to sources close to the situation. At this time it is thought verbal agreements are in place on both sides.

Shogun is coming off a thunderous knockout win over James Te Huna at UFC Fight Night 33, which broke a two-fight losing streak for the former UFC light heavyweight champion. Hendo has been in a slump of late and actually hasn’t won a bout since the first win over Shogun. He’s lost three straight since, and was stopped by TKO for the first time in his career by Vitor Belfort last time out in November.

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