Jackson Camp fighter, Nate Marquardt will make his premiere in the Welterweight division against the large wrestler Anthony Johnson at UFC on Versus on June 26, in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania in the headline slot.
With both men coming off a recent win over a tough veteran opponent, the match making looks to be a very suiting play by the UFC match-makers.
Also announced for the card is John ‘Doomsday’ Howard vs Martin ‘The Hitman’ Kampmann said White. As if that wasn’t already enough, also added is heavyweight up -and-comers Christian Morecraft vs the undefeated Matt Mitrione, confirmed the UFC. Here is the full card as of now. Some of the names on the prelims (which may not air) may be shocking to you as well.
170 lbs.: Nate Marquardt vs. Anthony Johnson
Main card (Televised):
265 lbs.: Cheick Kongo vs. Pat Barry
170 lbs.: Martin Kampmann vs. John Howard
265 lbs.: Matt Mitrione vs. Christian Morecraft
185 lbs.: Rich Attonito vs. Matt Brown
145 lbs.: Manny Gamburyan vs. Tyson Griffin
155 lbs.: Joe Lauzon vs. Curt Warburton
145 lbs.: Joe Stevenson vs. Javier Vazquez
155 lbs.: Edward Faaloloto vs. Michael Johnson