Forrest Griffin vs. Antonio Rogerio Nogueira Moved to UFC 114

Written by Tim Ngo
February 4th, 2010

Sources close to the the bout have confirmed that former UFC light heavyweight champ Forrest Griffin and Antonio Rogerio Nogueira will be fight at UFC 114 in Las Vegas instead of UFC 113 in Montreal.

MMAJunkie.com is reporting that the bout will now be featured as the co-main event to Quinton “Rampage” Jackson vs. Rashad Evans at UFC 114.

Both fighters will be looking to continue a winning streak as Griffin bounced back from getting KO’d by Anderson Silva at UFC 101 by earning a decision against Tito Ortiz at UFC 106, while Nogueira is coming off of his sixth straight win including a knockout victory over Luiz Cane in his UFC debut also at UFC 106.

Rogerio Nogueira is the twin brother of former Pride and UFC champion Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira.

Here’s how an updated UFC 114 card looks:

UFC 114
When: May 29, 2010
Where: Mandalay Bay Events Center in Las Vegas, Nevada
How: Per-Per-View

Efrain Escudero vs. Dan Lauzon
Todd Duffee vs. Mike Russow
Diego Sanchez vs. John Hathaway
Forrest Griffin vs. Antonio Rogerio Nogueira
Quinton “Rampage” Jackson vs. Rashad Evans

2010 UFC Fan Expo same weekend

Don’t forget to follow @5thRound on Twitter, Facebook and Google+!