Lyoto Machida vs Shogun Rua

Great news! Lyoto Machida vs. Mauricio “Shogun” Rua II has been confirmed for May 1 in Montreal. The new comes straight from Dana White via Yahoo! Sports’ Dan Wetzel.

Dana White just told me: Lyoto Machida will defend UFC light heavyweight belt against Shogun Rua May 1 in Montreal.

No word yet on what number UFC event that will be.