The UFC has officially announced that Darren Elkins will make his Octagon debut against Duane “Bang” Ludwig at “UFC on Versus: Vera vs. Jones” on March 21st, completing the 11-bout dance card 12 days before the curtain is drawn.
The event takes place inside the 1STBANK Center in Broomfield, Colorado and marks the UFC’s debut on the Versus Network.
Here are the fighters slated for the free Versus broadcast:
Darren Elkins vs. Duane Ludwig
Mike Pierce vs. Julio Paulino
Jason Brilz vs. Eric Schafer
Chase Gormley vs. Brendan Schaub
John Howard vs. Daniel Roberts
Eliot Marshall vs. Vladimir Matyushenko
Clay Guida vs. Shannon Gugerty
James Irvin vs Alessio Sakara
Cheick Kongo vs. Paul Buentello
Gabriel Gonzaga vs. Junior dos Santos
Jon Jones vs. Brandon Vera