Rampage vs Evans at UFC 114 is official

source: ufc.com

Finally, these two former Ultimate Fighting Championship® light heavyweight champions get a chance to let their fists do the talking. After multiple back-and-forth verbal exchanges on the 10th season of The Ultimate Fighter®, former UFC® light heavyweight champions Quinton “Rampage” Jackson and “Suga” Rashad Evans are set to headline UFC 114, presented by THQ’s “UFC Undisputed 2010” and live from the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas on Saturday, May 29.

“It’s no secret that Rampage Jackson and Rashad Evans don’t like each other, and this rivalry has gotten more and more intense in the last few months,” said UFC President Dana White. “I can guarantee you that neither one of these guys wants to lose to each other, this fight is going to be insane.”

“I really want to knock this guy out,” Jackson said. “I’ve never, ever wanted to knock someone as cold as I want to knock Rashad Evans out. He’s disrespected me so much, for so long. I am so motivated to train my ass off. I’ve moved my coaches into my house already - Rashad should be prepared to see a brand new Rampage in May. I saw him in Sydney a few weeks back and we picked up right where we left off. I can’t stand him. He’s a disrespectful person and I didn't even want to beat Wanderlei as much as I want to beat this guy.”

 “I don’t like all the pre-fight talking, so I can’t wait until I finally get my chance to shut him up,” said Evans. “There were a lot of times on the show when I wanted to hit him right there. When Keith [Jardine] was training for his fight with Rampage, I had to mimic Rampage’s style. I can probably beat Rampage as Rampage now. Plus, he’s gotten fat. He needs to get in shape just to get in shape. I may come to the Octagon with Mr. T just to get in his head.”

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DannyOcean site profile image  

3/19/10 4:55 AM by DannyOcean

Rampage/Rashad as a main event with Forrest/Lil Nog as a 2nd fight is ok. maybe a 5/10 on paper. Would become a great card if they could get one more high-level fight on there.

frontrowbrian site profile image  

3/19/10 4:40 AM by frontrowbrian

 Under/Over the term "Black on black crime" is used during the Countdown show? Yawn

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PLEASE FOR THE LOVE OF GOD NOT THE MAIN EVENT !!!\They are gonna tryin sell us this shit AGAIN ???I HATE you, No I HATE you, 'Man I CAN'T wait to get in the ring imma knock his ass out' HATE him..Put Brock as the main event or anyone fucking else...

S0ME0NE_BETTER site profile image  

3/19/10 12:29 AM by S0ME0NE_BETTER

Rampage via KO, been waitin for this fight forever!

Skyrunner site profile image  

3/18/10 8:52 PM by Skyrunner

Bet any money Ramp will relapse and do something stupid and fight gets called off again.Otherwise hope Rashad ragdolls him like Chuck.

Xad site profile image  

3/18/10 8:04 PM by Xad

I hope Rampage comes in shape.

BIGLuke site profile image  

3/18/10 7:56 PM by BIGLuke

Rampage by the voices in his head.

Immaculata site profile image  

3/18/10 7:38 PM by Immaculata

Finally. I got Rashad.

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3/18/10 7:29 PM by *UK* Rumble Young Man Rumble

 Rampage by wat ever he wants.

ajjr0ller site profile image  

3/18/10 6:19 PM by ajjr0ller

I lol'd