Hector Lombard, the former Bellator middleweight champion, will compete in his second UFC fight this December when he takes on Rousimar Palhares at UFC on FX 6.
FX 6 Australia Friday Dec 14Middleweight BoutRousimar Palhares VS Hector Lombard
— Dana White (@danawhite) September 7, 2012
The card takes place December 15, though no city or venue has been determined. The finals of The Ultimate Fighter: The Smashes will also take place that evening.
Lombard (31-3-1) lost to Tim Boetsch in his Octagon debut earlier this year. Palhares (14-4) has gone 7-3 in his UFC career.