By Evan Stoumbelis – @MMAEvan
Heavyweight Shawn Jordan has verbally agreed to fight Gabriel Gonzaga at UFC 166: Dos Santos vs. Velasquez III.
Jordan is riding a 2 fight win streak against Chicago native Mike Russow and fan favorite Pat ‘HD’ Barry, both wins came via knockout, with his knockout over Barry earning him knockout of the night honors.
Gonzaga bounced back from a loss to Travis Brown by defeating Dave Herman at UFC 162.
UFC 166: Dos Santos vs. Velasquez III will take place October 19th in Houston Texas, also on the card is
Daniel Cormier vs. Roy Nelson
Diego Sanchez vs. Gilbert Melendez
Nate Mardquart vs. Hector Lombard
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