The UFC confirmed rumors today of a match up between former middleweight champion Rich Franklin and The Ultimate Fighter 4 winner Travis Lutter. The two will fight at UFC 83 in Montreal on April 19.
Both men are coming off of injuries and loses to Anderson Silva. Franklin is coming off of knee surgery for a torn meniscus and was originally thought to be out until June. Lutter had to skip a fight at UFC 74 due to a neck injury.
Below is a look at the current rumored card:
Champ Matt Serra vs. Georges St. Pierre
Rich Franklin vs. Travis Lutter
Michael Bisping vs. Charles McCarthy
Marc Bocek vs. Mac Danzig
Joe Doerksen vs. Jason MacDonald
Rich Clementi vs. Sam Stout
Nate Quarry vs. Kalib Starnes
Jonathan Goulet vs. Kuniyoshi Hironaka