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Rashad Evans to face Dan Henderson

Updated: March 5, 2013, 10:01 PM ET
By Franklin McNeil | ESPN.com

Two former light-heavyweight champions will return to action on June 15 at UFC 161 in Winnipeg, Manitoba, the promotion announced Tuesday night.

Rashad Evans faces hard-hitting Dan Henderson, while Mauricio "Shogun" Rua takes on Antonio Rogerio Nogueira. As impressive as these two bouts are on paper, neither is slated to headline the event, according to UFC.

The promotion has not yet revealed who will compete in the main event.

Both Evans and Henderson will seek to rebound ...

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