Rothwell, Gonzaga Meet On January 19 In Brazil

Gabriel Gonzaga (UFC)

Gonzaga returns against Rothwell

A heavyweight tilt between Gabriel Gonzaga and Ben Rothwell is expected to take place in January.

The card has yet to be announced, but the January 19 event will likely be broadcast on FUEL TV or FX. reported the fight, and confirmed the news.

Rothwell last competed at UFC 145, knocking out Brendan Schaub. He had been unimpressive in his three prior UFC fights.

Meanwhile, Gonzaga returned to the UFC at UFC 142. He earned a submission win over Ednaldo Oliveira at the event.

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