The fight card for UFC 122 in Oberhausen, Germany, continues to come together. MMAWeekly has learned from sources close to the bout that verbal agreements are in place to pit Nick Osipczak against Duane "Bang" Ludwig in a welterweight bout at the Konig Pilsener Arena.
After several months on crutches and having had at least one of the screws removed, (Duane Ludwig) is currently training at Grudge Training Center in Denver.
Duane "Bang" Ludwig (19-11)
Loss Darren Elkins - TKO (Ankle Injury) UFC Versus 1
Loss Jim Miller - Submission (Armbar) UFC 108
Win Ryan Roberts -- Submission (Punches) ROF 36
Loss Lyle Beerbohm Submission (Bulldog Choke) Strikeforce
Nick "Slick" Osipczak (5-2)Also announced for UFC 122 is Darren Elkins (11-2) vs. Edson Barboza (6-0) according to mmafighting.com:
Loss Greg Soto - Decision (Unanimous) UFC 118
Loss Rick Story - Decision (Split) UFC 112
Win Matt Riddle - TKO (Punches) UFC 105
Win Frank Lester - Submission (Rear-Naked Choke) TUF 9 Finale
Lightweight Darren Elkins will meet UFC newcomer Edson Barboza at UFC 122 in Germany. Sources close to Elkins' camp confirmed that though bout agreements between the two fighters have not yet been signed, verbal agreements are in place.