Brilz vs. Matyushenko targeted for UFC 122 in Germany

Wednesday, August 25, 2010

Hot on the heels of a new four-fight deal with the UFC, Vladimir Matyushenko (24-4 MMA, 5-3 UFC) is expected to meet Jason Brilz (18-3-1 MMA, 3-2 UFC) at October’s UFC 122 event.

Sources close to the event today told ( that verbal agreements are in place and that both fighters are expected to finalize bout agreements shortly.

While not yet officially announced, UFC 122 is expected to take place Nov. 13 at Konig Pilsener Arena in Oberhausen, Germany.

No headliner has been announced for the overseas card, which – as first reported – airs via same-day delay on Spike TV in North America.

Both Brilz and Matyushenko look to gain redemption after recent losses.

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