Middleweights Costa Philippou and Lorenz Larkin have agreed to face each other this May at UFC Fight Night 40 in Cincinnati.
The bout was announced by officials on Sunday for the May 10 event from the U.S. Bank Arena. No headline fight has been made known.
Philippou (12-4) has won five of eight Octagon bouts, but is coming off back-to-back defeats, including a January loss to Luke Rockhold.
Larkin (14-2) is 1-2 since coming over from Strikeforce, defeating Chris Camozzi and falling to Francis Carmont and Brad Tavares.
Below is the list of fights announced so far:
Lightweight: Erik Koch vs. Daron Cruickshank
Bantamweight: Eddie Wineland vs. Johnny Eduardo
Heavyweight: Soa Palelei vs. Ruan Potts
Lightweight: Justin Salas vs. Ben Wall
Middleweight: Ed Herman vs. Rafael Natal
Featherweight: Nik Lentz vs. Manny Gamburyan
Flyweight: Kyoji Horiguchi vs. Darrell Montague
Flyweight: Chris Cariaso vs. Louis Smolka
Middleweight: Costa Philippou vs. Lorenz Larkin
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