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UFC 113: Forrest Griffin vs. Antonio Rogerio Nogueira Verbally Agreed Upon

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MMAJunkie reports:

A light-heavyweight match-up between former UFC lightweight champion Forrest Griffin (17-6 MMA, 8-4 UFC) and recent Brazilian import Antonio Rogerio Nogueira (18-3 MMA, 1-0 UFC), otherwise known as "Lil Nog," is in the works for the recently rescheduled UFC 113 event in Montreal.
The fight was first reported Tuesday by and subsequently confirmed to ( by sources close to the situation.

Both fighters are coming off big wins at UFC 106.  Antonio Rogerio Nogueira made his UFC debut a successful one as he knocked out rising contender Luiz Cane in the first round.  Forrest Griffin put a highlight reel KO loss against Anderson Silva behind, him to win a split decision and avenge an earlier loss to Tito Ortiz.  This is a great fight between two highly ranked light heavyweights.  A win for Nogueira puts him in the title picture, while a win for Griffin helps re-establish some of the luster he lost in the loss to Silva.  The rumored fight card can be found after the jump. 

-Shogun Rua vs. Lyoto Machida(UFC Light Heavyweight Title)

-Antonio Rogerio Nogueira vs. Forrest Griffin

-Josh Koscheck vs. Paul Daley

-Patrick Cote vs. Alan Belcher

-Kimbo Slice vs. Matt Matrione

-Jeremy Stephens vs. Sam Stout

-Marcus Davis vs. Jonathan Goulet

-TJ Grant vs. Johny Hendricks