Although the deal has not been finalized, Florian has recently stated tom MMAFanhouse.com that he’s confident a deal will get done.
Kenny “Ken Flo” Florian (11-4) won six-straight fights in the Octagonbefore being submitted by UFC lightweight champion B.J. Penn, at UFC 101.
Clay “The Carpenter” Guida (25-10) lost by a very close split decision, in his most-recent fight in June against Lightweight contender Diego Sanchez, prior to that he was on a three fight win streak.
UFC 106 is scheduled to be headlined by Heavyweight Champion Brock Lesnar vs. Shane Carwin and also features the return of Tito Ortiz against Mark Coleman.