Jason Day vs. Kendall Grove Official For UFC 96


A rumored bout between Canadian Jason “Dooms” Day and The Ultimate Fighter 3 middleweight winner Kendall “Da Sypder” Grove has now been made official MMANews.com can confirm.

We were able to confirm the bout with Day earlier today while speaking to him online and the fight has also been officially announced by the UFC.

Day is coming off a loss to Michael Bisping at UFC 85 in June and was on the shelf since that fight with an injury to his elbow that required surgury. Grove on the other hand is coming off a win against Evan Tanner from a fight t hat also took place in June during a UFC Fight Night on SpikeTV.

The card is scheduled to take place from Columbus, OH and will air live on PPV. The main event for the evening is set to feature light heavyweights Quinton Jackson and Keith Jardine. The rumored card to date is as follows:

Quinton Jackson vs. Keith Jardine
Shane Carwin vs. Gabriel Gonzaga
Matt Hamill vs. Mark Munoz
Gray Maynard vs. Jim Miller
Mike Patt vs. Brandon Vera
Ryan Madigan vs. Tamdan McCrory
Tim Boetsch vs. Jason Brilz
Jason Day vs. Kendall Grove
Matt Brown vs. Pete Sell
Shane Nelson vs. Aaron Riley


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