by Steven Marrocco – MMAWeekly.com
Light heavyweights Stephan Bonnar and Krzysztof Soszynski are expected to do battle at UFC 110.
MMAWeekly.com learned of the match-up Friday from sources close to the situation. Though bout agreements have not been signed, both fighters have agreed to the fight and are expected to put pen to paper shortly.
UFC 110 has yet to be officially announced by the promotion but is expected for Feb. 21 at the Acer Arena in Sydney, Australia.
Bonnar (11-6) last appeared at UFC 100 in July, where he lost by unanimous decision to former heavyweight champion Mark Coleman in the promotion’s blockbuster summer event. It was his second consecutive loss on points after a setback to Jon Jones at UFC 94.
Since emerging from the inaugural season of “The Ultimate Fighter,” Bonnar has gone 5-5 in the Octagon.
Soszynski (18-9-1) last appeared at UFC 102 in August where he lost a unanimous decision to Brandon Vera. It was his first setback in four appearances since emerging last December from the eighth season of “The Ultimate Fighter.”
The bout’s placement on the Australian card is unknown at this time.