The UFC has planned its next trip to the Middle East and it will be UFC 128 on March 19 in Abu Dhabi.
Multiple sources confirmed the booking on Wednesday.
While no fights have been confirmed for the card, sources indicated to MMAWeekly.com that the fight being considered for the main event is Mauricio "Shogun" Rua defending his light heavyweight title against Rashad Evans.
Mauricio "Shogun" Rua (19-4)
Win Lyoto Machida - KO (Punches) UFC 113
Loss Lyoto Machida - Decision (Unanimous) UFC 104
Rashad Evans (15-1-1)
Win Quinton Jackson - Decision (Unanimous) UFC 114
Win Thiago Silva - Decision (Unanimous) UFC 108