Found November 24, 2011 on
Quinton "Rampage" Jackson will meet The Ultimate Fighter season eight winner, Ryan Bader, at UFC 144 in Japan
BEST OF MAXIM
AROUND THE WEB
I guess when Rampage complained via twitter than he will not be fighting in Japan, someone from the UFC took notice.
It was rumored that Rampage would take on Stephan Bonnar, however today Brett Okamoto of ESPN has the confirmation:
The UFC has granted Quinton Jackson’s request to fight in Japan in February.
The former light heavyweight champion will meet Ryan Bader at UFC 144...
Quinton "Rampage" Jackson-Ryan Bader On For UFC 144
It was just three days ago we reported here on BJPENN.COM that former UFC light-heavyweight champion; Rampage Jackson was upset at his exclusion from the UFC’s first trip to Japan. “It don’t look like I’m fighting in Japan, which I’m not happy about at all,” Jackson Tweeted. “I think it’s a big mistake by the [...]
Quinton Jackson will return to the Land of the Rising Sun for at least one more go-around, as “Rampage” will square off with Ryan Bader at UFC 144.
(source feed provided no summary content for this entry)
Well, it appears Quinton “Rampage” Jackson (Pictured) will be granted his wish. Two days after expressing his displeasure in not being included in the UFC’s return to Japan, company co-owner Lorenzo Fertitta confirmed with ESPN.com on Thursday that Rampage will in fact face Ryan Bader in the Land of the Rising Sun.
Prior to making his Octagon debut in February of 2007, Rampage...
Just days after going to Twitter to voice his disapproval with not being added to the UFC 144 card in Japan, the UFC granted Rampage’s wish and he will now meet Ryan Bader on February 26th. Two days ago Rampage used the social media outlet to send the UFC a message through the fans. In [...]
The former light heavyweight champion will meet Ryan Bader at UFC 144. UFC co-owner Lorenzo Fertitta confirmed the matchup to ESPN.com.
After not being included in the Japan show Rampage responded with a tweet posted Tuesday. Jackson wrote, “It don’t look like I’m fighting in Japan, which I’m not happy about at all.” Afterwards the UFC [...]