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Phil Baroni vs. John Salter set for UFC 118 in Boston

Phil Baroni will be moving back up to the middleweight division following a stint at welterweight to face off with the 5-1 John Salter at UFC 118.

The news of the bout was recently reported by MMAWeekly.

UFC 118 is expected to take place in Boston from the TD Garden on August 28.

A lightweight title rematch between Frankie Edgar and B.J. Penn is slated for the event, along with the MMA debut of James Toney against Randy Couture.

Baroni desperately needs a win coming off of back-to-back defeats at the hands of Joe Riggs and Amir Sadollah while sporting a career record of 13-12, while Salter will be looking to notch his second win with the UFC with an Octagon record of 1-1.

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