Quinton “Rampage” Jackson vs. Lyoto “The Dragon” Machida on November 20th

The light heavyweight super fight between former UFC light heavyeight champions, Quinton “Rampage” Jackson and Lyoto Machida has found a home, it has been set for a yet to be announced card on November 20th, 2010. The venue is yet to be determined but we can report it will be somewhere in the United States due to Pay-Per-View considerations.

Rampage, speaking via his Twitter page, said:

“Almost ready to sign the bout agreement. I would tell ya’ll who I’m gonna get down with, but I can’t spell his name. Hahaha.”

Jackson was riding a two fight winning streak defeating Wanderlei Silva and Keith Jardine before taking time off to film the “A-Team” movie, upon return he loat a three round decision to bitter rival, Rashad Evans at UFC 114.

As for Machida, his run as UFC light heavyweight champion came to an end when he rematched Mauricio “Shogun” Rua at UFC 113 in May losing via a first round KO. Prior to the loss he defeated the likes of Thiago Silva and Rashad Evans.

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