Leben, known for his Tuf season one antics, is coming off a unanimous victory over Jay Silva at UFC Fight Night 20 in Fairfax, Virginia.
His competitor Simpson has been on a three win-streak tear through the UFC. Simpson’s most recent bout was a close split decision win over Tom Lawlor at UFC Fight Night 20 also.
Also added to the card, Fisher is trying to return to his winning ways after a disappointing TKO loss to Joe “Daddy” Stevenson at UFC 104: “Machida vs Evans.”
Siver, also coming off a defeat by the Tuf nine UK fighter Ross Pearson at UFC Fight Night 21 last month. This had put an end to Sivers four straight wins by finishes.
Headlining the card that night will be Matt Hamil vs Keith Jardine, as both men coming from the ultimate fighter show, they are both looking to rebound from current loses.
Here is the full list of fighters of the night.
205 lbs.: Matt Hamill vs. Keith Jardine
Main card (Televised):
185 lbs.: TUF Finalist No. 1 vs. TUF Finalist No. 2
185 lbs.: Chris Leben vs. Aaron Simpson
155 lbs.: Spencer Fisher vs. Dennis Siver
Under card (May not be broadcast):
155 lbs.: John Gunderson vs. Paul Taylor*
265 lbs.: Travis Browne vs. James McSweeney
155 lbs.: Darren Elkins vs. Charles Oliveira*