Nelson-Riley rematch at UFC 101
A rematch is in the works for UFC 101 on Aug. 8 in Philadelphia as lightweights
The bout was confirmed to MMAWeekly.com on Tuesday by a source close to Nelson's camp.
Shane Nelson came into UFC 96 just one fight removed from his time on T
As Riley kicked up to defend himself once on the ground, referee
"It wasn't my call," said Nelson after the stoppage. "It was out of my hands if the ref stopped it. We can do it again."
And do it again they will as Nelson will get the chance to prove the first win over Riley was no fluke when the two lightweights head to Philadelphia for the UFC's first ever event in the state of Pennsylvania.
UFC 101 will be headlined by the 155-pound title fight pitting Nelson's trainer,