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Tiequan Zhang vs. Jason Reinhardt Added to UFC 127 in Australia

Tiequan ZhangAfter suffering his first career loss at December’s WEC finale, Chinese prospect Tiequan Zhang will drop to featherweight to face Jason Reinhardt at “UFC 127: Penn vs. Fitch” on Feb. 26 in Sydney, Australia in a matchup originally slated for September’s WEC 51, according to Portal do Vale Tudo.

Zhang (12-1) submitted Pablo Garza in the opening round of his WEC debut in September before falling to Danny Downes at WEC 53, while Reinhardt (20-1) hasn’t fought in over two years after back-to-back wins following a 2007 loss to Joe Lauzon in his UFC debut.

The UFC 127 fight card is headlined by BJ Penn vs. Jon Fitch and also includes Michael Bisping vs. Jorge Rivera, George Sotiropoulos vs. Dennis Siver, and Carlos Condit vs. Chris Lytle.

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