UFC Fight Night 22: Marquardt vs. Palhares is this Wednesday night live and free on Spike TV. The main event pits middleweights Nate Marquart (29-9-2) opposite Rousimar Palhares (11-2). Marquardt is fresh off a decision loss to Chael Sonnen that won Fight of the Night honors, while Palhares has won 3 straight after his loss to Dan Henderson.
The event leads right into Season 12 of The Ultimate Fighter which features 28 Lightweights and is coached by Welterweight Champion Georges St. Pierre and #1 Contender Josh Koscheck.
UFC Fight Night 22 Card
- Nate Marquardt* vs. Rousimar Palhares
- Efrain Escudero vs. Charles Oliveira
- Jim Miller vs. Gleison Tibau
- Cole Miller vs. Ross Pearson
- John Gunderson vs. Yves Edwards
- Jared Hamman vs. Kyle Kingsbury
- Dave Branch vs. Tomasz Drwal
- Rich Attonito vs. Rafael Natal
- David Mitchell vs. Anthony Waldburger
- Brian Foster vs. Forrest Petz
*#4 Middleweight on Boston Throwdown’s MMA Rankings