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Forrest Griffin vs. Antonio Rogerio Nogueira likely for UFC 113

A light heavyweight showdown between former UFC 205 pound champion Forrest Griffin and Antonio Rogerio Nogueira has been set for UFC 113.

The news of the bout comes courtesy of Nogueira himself who recently relayed the news of the impending match-up to

The two are likely to face off during UFC 113 which is expected for May 8 from Montreal, Quebec, Canada.

Both fighters will be coming off of impressive wins, with Forrest avenging a previous defeat at the hands of Tito Ortiz during UFC 106, and Nogueira making his UFC debut a successful one at the same event with a first round TKO over Luiz Cane.

While nothing has been finalized by the promotion as of this time, a welterweight tussle between Josh Koscheck and Paul Daley is also expected to take place during UFC 113, along with the heavyweight slugfest first reported by between Kimbo Slice and Matt Mitrione.

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