“UFC 115: Liddell vs. Franklin” Fight Card Finalized

Written by 5thRound.com Staff
June 4th, 2010

UFC Poster 115: Liddell vs. Franklin

With only eight days before showtime, the UFC has finally released the complete roster for their first event in Vancouver, Canada. UFC 115 will feature a light heavyweight scrap between Chuck Liddell and Rich Franklin.

Franklin was a late replacement for former 205-pound champion Tito Ortiz, who recently underwent neck surgery in hopes of prolonging his controversial career.

Heavyweights Mirko Cro Cop and Pat Berry will co-headline the June 12th card, which takes place inside the General Motors Place.

A pivotal welterweight bout will also be on tap, as Brazilian Paulo Thiago looks to push his win streak to three, while Martin Kampmann will try and derail the potential top contender.

Here are the complete cast of characters that will be performing in the Spike TV and pay-per-view broadcasts:

Preliminary Bouts:

Jesse Lennox vs. Mike Pyle
Ricardo Funch vs. Claude Patrick
Peter Sobotta vs. James Wilks
David Loiseau vs. Mario Miranda

(Spike TV 9PM ET/6PM PT)

Mac Danzig vs. Matt Wiman
Evan Dunham vs. Tyson Griffin

Main Bouts:
Carlos Condit vs. Rory MacDonald
Ben Rothwell vs. Gilbert Yvel
Martin Kampmann vs. Paulo Thiago
Patrick Barry vs. Mirko “Cro Cop” Filipovic
Chuck Liddell vs. Rich Franklin

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