Saturday, December 3, 2022

Couture Vs. Machida, GSP Vs. Shields On Tap For UFC 129 In Toronto

It looks as though Randy Couture won't be retiring after all.

According to a post UFC 125 report from, rumors are swirling at Couture and Lyoto Machida have verbally agreed to face each other in Toronto at UFC 129. Couture had said that he would consider staying active if he were to get a fight against the likes of Machida or Shogun Rua and although he won't be getting a shot at the title he will get a top ranked opponent that with a win over, could put him in contention.

Also rumored for the card in the main event slot is a UFC Welterweight title defense as Georges St. Pierre is expected to defend the crown against Jake Shields.