After hinting that he might move up from middleweight to light heavyweight following his loss to Anderson Silva in July, Chael Sonnen has announced the move - and his opponent.
Sonnen will make the climb to 205 pounds and will face Forrest Griffin at the UFC's Dec. 29 show. Griffin beat Sonnen with a first-round submission nearly nine years ago. Sonnen made the announcement on Tuesday's edition of "UFC Tonight" on FUEL TV.
The card, though not yet announced by the promotion, is likely