Originally posted on 5thRound.com  |  Last updated 2/9/13
Late Friday night, it was announced middleweight Francis Carmont (Pictured) will welcome Lorenz Larkin to the big leagues at “UFC on FOX: Henderson vs. Melendez.” Carmont will be riding a nine-fight winning streak into the scrap. “Limitless” was most recently seen posting a split decision victory over Tom Lawlor at UFC 154. Larkin is unbeaten in his 14 professional bouts, including one no contest to Muhammed “King Mo” Lawal. He captured a unanimous decision win over Robbie Lawler last June. The 185-pound affair will likely appear in the show’s prelims. HP Pavilion in San Jose, California hosts the festivities. FOX broadcasts the featured fights live beginning at 8PM ET/5PM PT. Here is the card’s current lineup: Yoel Romero vs. Clifford Starks Roger Bowling vs. Anthony Njokuani Jorge Masvidal vs. Tim Means Norman Parke vs. Jon Tuck Myles Jury vs. Ramsey Nijem Francis Carmont vs. Lorenz Larkin Matt Brown vs. Dan Hardy Nate Diaz vs. Josh Thomson Daniel Cormier vs. Frank Mir Gilbert Mel...
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