Four middleweights will take to the Octagon this December at UFC on FOX 17, as Tamdan McCrory faces Josh Samman and C.B. Dollaway battles Nate Marquardt.
Set for December 19 from the Amway Center, the card features Rafael dos Anjos defending his lightweight title against Donald Cerrone.
McCrory (13-3) is making his return to the UFC after six years away. He took five years off from active competition, returning with a pair of wins for Bellator. Samman (12-2) has won four in a row and is a veteran of The Ultimate Fighter.
Dollaway (15-7) has lost two straight, including a decision defeat at the hands of Michael Bisping. Marquardt (33-15-2) is just 1-5 in his last six, but is a former Strikeforce champion.
Below is the current lineup:
UFC Lightweight Championship
Rafael dos Anjos (c) vs. Donald Cerrone
Middleweight: Tamdan McCrory vs. Josh Samman
Middleweight: C.B. Dollaway vs. Nate Marquardt