UPDATE: According to sources, the rematch was made due to a shoulder injury suffered by light heavyweight champion Attila Vegh. The last two tournament winners (Mo and Newton) will fight in a five round fight for an interim title.
ORIGINAL: Bellator CEO Bjorn Rebney posted the following on Twitter today…
Another amazing F’n rematch! @KingMoFH vs. @Emanuel_Newton #THEREMATCH NOV2 on the #RAMPAGEvsTITO #PPV http://t.co/KBx5K0vhLA
— Bjorn Rebney (@BjornRebney) August 15, 2013
Mo lost to Newton back at Bellator 90 via RD1 KO (spinning backfist). Newton then went on to win the Light Heavyweight Tournament to earn a title shot. Mo returned to the cage and won the four-man Summerseries Light heavyweight Tournament. Both men are due a shot at the title due to their tournament wins, but after defeating Jacob Noe at Bellator 97, Mo had called out Newton. Here is the updated card for Bellator 106: Rampage vs. Tito…
* Rampage Jackson vs. Tito Ortiz
* Michael Chandler vs. Eddie Alvarez – for lightweight title
* King Mo vs. Emmanuel Newton