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Tiequan Zhang vs. Darren Elkins Expected for UFC 136 Fight Card

Tiequan ZhangA featherweight matchup between Chinese WEC vet Tiequan Zhang and Darren Elkins has reportedly been added to the UFC 136 fight card on October 8 in Houston, according to Tatame.

Zhang (13-1) scored a 48-second submission of Jason Reinhardt in his Octagon and featherweight debut at UFC 127 in February after going 1-1 in the WEC, while Elkins (12-2) also dropped to 145-pounds to improve to 2-1 in the UFC with a unanimous decision over Michihiro Omigawa at UFC 131 in June.

UFC 136 is headlined by a pair of title fights, as lightweight champion Frankie Edgar rematches Gray Maynard and featherweight champ Jose Aldo faces Kenny Florian.

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