John Howard vs. Dennis Hallman in the works for UFC 106 in Las Vegas
Welterweight Dennis Hallman’s (41-12-2 MMA, 1-3 UFC) first opponent in
his return to the UFC has been determined, and “Superman” has agreed to meet
John Howard (12-4 MMA, 2-0 UFC) at UFC 106.
MMAjunkie.com learned of the proposed matchup from sources close to the event. Both fighters have verbally agreed to the contest, though bout agreements have yet to be distributed.
Though not yet officially announced, UFC 106 is expected to take place
Nov. 21 in Las Vegas and be headlining heavyweight title fight
between current champ Brock Lesnar and top contender Shane Carwin.