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UFC 75: Quinton Rampage Jackson vs. Dan Henderson

rampage jackson ufc 75dan henderson ufc 75Quinton "Rampage" Jackson will make his first title defense against PRIDE FC middleweight and welterweight champion Dan Henderson at UFC 75 in London, England, on September 8.

Rampage confirmed the date on CBS 2 in Los Angeles, California, just yesterday.

Here's a snip (via MMAWeekly.com):

"I have to fight September 8th in London with the champion of Japan [Henderson]. He has the belt that I was trying to go for that I never got."

Early reports indicated that only Rampage's title would be on the line because the fight is inside the Octagon. However, this statement — and others from UFC President Dana White — makes it seem like it will be a bout that unifies the 205-pound belts.

Henderson was a guest on Frank Trigg's Tagg Radio just yesterday and mentioned that he would prefer to fight in Las Vegas, Nevada, in front of his family and friends. It looks like that isn't going to happen.

UFC 75 will be the promotion's third event of the year in Europe, following UFC 70 in Manchester, England, and UFC 72 in Belfast, Ireland. For the developing (and rumored) UFC 75 fight card click here.

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