EXCLUSIVE: UFC 108 - Rashad Evans vs. Thiago Silva signed for Vegas

MMABay can EXCLUSIVELY confirm that former UFC light heavyweight champion, Rashad Evans and Brazilian bad boy, Thiago Silva have put pen to paper and made official their fight at UFC 108.

MMABay spoke to a source close to the situation in Brazil who revealed both fighters have now signed their bout agreements and will square off inside the octagon on January 2nd as part of the promotions “year end” celebration.

Evans will look to rebound from a loss for the first time in his mixed martial arts career after dropping the title to Lyoto Machida at UFC 98 back in May. As for Silva, he managed to bounce back from his own loss to Machida in January to knockout Keith Jardine in August.

UFC 108 is set to be headlined by the middleweight clash between UFC champion, Anderson “The Spider” Silva and “The Phenom” Vitor Belfort.

By Michael Pepper. (Follow me on Twitter)

 

 

 

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