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Mauricio Rua Moving to Middleweight?

Mauricio “Shogun” Rua Considering a Move to Middleweight Following UFC Fight Night 33
By Andrew Potter, MMA Weekly
"Mauricio 'Shogun' Rua will consider a move to middleweight following his fight with James Te Huna at UFC Fight Night 33 in Brisbane, Australia, on Dec. 7 (Dec. 6 in the U.S.).

"The 31-year-old Brazilian is likely to follow the lead of countryman Lyoto Machida and drop to 185 pounds after losses in four of his last six UFC fights."

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