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Quinton “Rampage” Jackson will have a tough test in his final fight inside the UFC, as he has drawn Glover Teixeira.
UFC officials announced through Sportv in Brazil that the two would face off at UFC 153 in Brazil.
Rampage (32-10) has been making it clear that he wants to leave the UFC following his final fight on his contract and UFC President Dana White is not opposed to that.
The former light heavyweight champion has lost his last two fights and has gone 2-3 in his last five bouts. His most recent two losses came at the hands of UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones and followed that loss with a unanimous decision loss to Ryan Bader.
Teixeira (18-2) is a true veteran in the sport and has been fighting since 2002. He lost two fights out of his first four, but since then has gone undefeated in sixteen fights.
He finally hit the UFC radar and made his UFC debut at UFC 146, where he made quick work of Kyle Kingsbury. He now looks to add the stoppage of a former light heavyweight ...
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Former UFC light heavyweight champion Quinton “Rampage” Jackson will square off against Glover Teixeira at UFC 153. UFC officials announced the match-up on Monday. UFC 153, which will take place on October 13, is expected to go down from the HSBC Arena in Brazil.
The MMA legend, Jackson (32-10), will look to get back in the win column after suffering back-to-back losses. Jackson...
Making his place in MMA as one of the most recognized fighters and constant fan favorite, Quinton “Rampage” Jackson has been involved in many endorsements and venues outside of fighting that has helped propel his stock and at the same time bring attention and more fans to any organization he is associated with. After [...]
Mauricio “Shogun” Rua allegedly wanted no part of Glover Teixeira, but it appears Quinton “Rampage” Jackson (Pictured) is just fine with taking the tango. According to Brazilian website Globo, the light heavyweights will collide at UFC 153.
The scrap marks Rampage’s final fight inside the Octagon. After dropping a unanimous decision to Ryan Bader at UFC 144, the former...
Quinton “Rampage” Jackson vs. GLover Tiexeira has been booked for UFC 153 which will take place in Brazil on October 13th. Given the recent clashes with the UFC, it will no doubt be Rampage’s last fight inside the octagon.
Could Teixeira vs. "Rampage" at UFC 153 be a case of out with the old - in with the new? photo - Eduardo Ferreira (www.tatame.com.br) The most promising fighter training in "The Pit" these days was born with the name Glover Teixeira. After starting his career with a couple wins and a couple of losses, Teixeira finds himself riding high currently with a 16...