UFC Officially Announces Randy Couture vs. Brock Lesnar At UFC 91

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Randy Couture returns to the UFC

Announced today during a UFC conference call today, Randy “The Natural” Couture will return to the cage to face Brock Lesnar at UFC 91 on Nov. 15 from the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, NV. (Not Portland, OR)

The winner will be named the UFC heavyweight champion and take on the winner of Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira and Frank Mir. Nogueira is still considered the UFC interim heavyweight champion after defeating Tim Sylvia at UFC 81 “Breaking Point”.

UFC 91 was rumored to take place in Portland, but the UFC is apparently called on its base city of Las Vegas to host the return of Randy Couture.

For More on UFC 91, check out our UFC Rumors section.