Quinton “Rampage” Jackson vs. Glover Teixeira at UFC 153 in Rio de Janeiro

Former light heavyweight champion, Quinton “Rampage” Jackson will get his last fight inside the octagon, and a surprise opponent at that, relative unknown Glover Teixeira at UFC 153 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil on October 13th, 2012. UFC officials revealed the news earlier today.

Jackson is coming off back-to-back losses, a fourth round submission to champion, Jon Jones and a unanimous decision to TUF season eight winner, Ryan Bader. Prior to that he won four of five inside the octagon.

Teixeira made his octagon debut at UFC 146, defeating Kyle Kingsbury via submission just two minutes into the very first round. The win marked his sixteenth consecutive victory over the past six years, with fifteen coming by way of stoppage including thirteen in the first round.

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