Radach informed Sherdog of the matchup earlier today.
Radach compiled a five-fight win streak in the IFL with wins over Ryan McGivern, Brian Foster, Bristol Marunde, Gerald Harris, and Brent Beauparlant. In his most-recent bout he suffered his first IFL loss, losing to Matt Horwich via second-round knockout in December.
Rua bacame the first-ever EliteXC middleweight champion with a second-round TKO of Joey Villasenor in Jule 2007. He would drop the title in his next bout, losing to Robbie lawler via second-round TKO at EliteXC “Uprising” in September 2007, but rebounded with back-to-back wins over Xavier Foupa-Pokam and Tony Bonello that have returned his to title contention.
EliteXC’s October 4th event, its third CBS-broadcast event, features the promotion’s top draws in Kimbo Slice and Gina Carano.