Sonnen confirms Wanderlei Silva fight will be at light heavyweight
Chael Sonnen tells his next opponent Wanderlei Silva to enjoy the holidays and feast on some food because they he will need the energy when they meet in a light heavyweight grudge match in 2014.
By Damon MartinFoxSports
The grudge match between Chael Sonnen and Wanderlei Silva will finally be settled in 2014 and the two veterans have agreed to meet in a light heavyweight showdown.
Sonnen announced on the FOX Sports 2's UFC Fight Night pre-fight show that he has agreed to meet Silva at 205 pounds in a bout that will take place next year after they coach opposite one another at The Ultimate Fighter Brazil season three.
"Wanderlei, eat up, enjoy the holiday," Sonnen said taunting his next opponent.
There has been no date or location confirmed yet for Sonnen vs. Silva, but the two fighters are scheduled to begin coaching their season of the show in early 2014. Following the season, Sonnen and Silva will face each other to settle the score once and for all.