Martin Kampmann will square off against Nate Marquardt at UFC 89 according to MMAWeekly.com. This match up of elite middleweights will likely reveal the divisions next title contender.
Kampmann is coming off of a very impressive performance over Jorge Rivera at UFC 85 and is looking to work his way back up to a title shot after injuring his knee a year ago. He was set to challenge Rich Franklin for the middleweight crown last year before a knee injury forced him out of action.
Marquardt is coming off of a very disappointing loss to Thales Leites in which he dominated most of the fight. Marquardt lost a decision due to scoring infractions levied against him for illegal blows.
UFC 89 will be shown live for free on Spike TV. The card will take place on Oct. 19 out of the U.K. Below is a look at the fight card as it currently stands:
Michael Bisping vs. Chris Leben
Lyoto Machida vs. Thiago Silva
Rameau Thierry Sokoudjou vs. Luiz Cane
Keith Jardine vs. Brandon Vera
Akihiro Gono vs. Dan Hardy
Marcus Davis vs. Paul Kelly
Jess Liaudin vs. David Bielkheden
Sammy Schiavo vs. Per Eklund
Sam Stout vs. Terry Etim
Shane Carwin vs. Neil Wain
Paul Taylor vs. Chris Lytle
David Baron vs. TBA