Late Friday night, it was announced middleweight Francis Carmont (Pictured) will welcome Lorenz Larkin to the big leagues at “UFC on FOX: Henderson vs. Melendez.”
Carmont will be riding a nine-fight winning streak into the scrap. “Limitless” was most recently seen posting a split decision victory over Tom Lawlor at UFC 154.
Larkin is unbeaten in his 14 professional bouts, including one no contest to Muhammed “King Mo” Lawal. He captured a unanimous decision win over Robbie Lawler last June.
The 185-pound affair will likely appear in the show’s prelims.
HP Pavilion in San Jose, California hosts the festivities. FOX broadcasts the featured fights live beginning at 8PM ET/5PM PT.
Here is the card’s current lineup:
Yoel Romero vs. Clifford Starks
Roger Bowling vs. Anthony Njokuani
Jorge Masvidal vs. Tim Means
Norman Parke vs. Jon Tuck
Myles Jury vs. Ramsey Nijem
Francis Carmont vs. Lorenz Larkin
Matt Brown vs. Dan Hardy
Nate Diaz vs. Josh Thomson
Daniel Cormier vs. Frank Mir
Gilbert Melendez vs. Benson Henderson (UFC lightweight champion)