Randy Couture vs. James Toney at UFC 118 in Boston?

Former UFC champion Randy Couture (18-10 MMA, 15-7 UFC) is mor than likely to compete for UFC’s first trip to Boston. And if things go his was he may get to fight boxing champion James Toney.

Couture has repeatedly expressed his desire to face “Lights Out” and now may get his wish!

UFC 118 is expected to take place at the TD Garden in Boston on August 28th, 2010.

Frankie Edgar fights B.J. Penn in an immediate rematch for the lightweight title and Kenny Florian faces Gray Maynard in what is named a number one contender match.

Toney, 41, won a UFC contract after trash-talk against UFC president Dana White and several MMA fighters. The former boxing champion is being trained by boxing and MMA coach Juanito Ibarra.

Couture, 46, defeated fellow UFC Hall of Fame member Mark Coleman in his most recent performance at UFC 109. Before that defeating Brandon Vera at UFC 105 this past November.

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