Sherk-Griffin set for UFC 90
The Ultimate Fighting Championship on Wednesday announced that former lightweight champion
The fight is Sherk's first since falling short against
"I don't want to fight up-and-coming guys," he said. "You start fighting up-and-coming guys and you have to fight more guys to make your way up to the top. I want to fight the best of the best, and that's what I'm doing with this upcoming fight."
Xtreme Couture fighter Griffin appears to fit that bill. At 5-1 in his UFC career, Griffin has shown himself to be a relentless competitor inside the Octagon. Riding high off a decision win against
Griffin and Sherk were unavailable for comment at the time of this writing.