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A look at UFC main events through July

Here are the big matchups the UFC has lined up for next five months.

March 7

Quinton "Rampage" Jackson will fight for a title shot against Rashad Evans when he takes on Keith Jardine at UFC 96 "Jackson vs. Jardine" at the Nationwide Arena in Columbus, Ohio.

April 1

WEC welterweight champ Carlos Condit makes his UFC debut against Martin Kampmann at UFC Fight Night 18 at the Sommet Center in Nashville, Tennessee.

April 18

UFC returns to the Bell Centre in Montreal, Canada with Anderson Silva defending his middleweight belt against Thales Leites and Chuck Liddell taking on Mauricio "Shogun" Rua.

May 23

The undisputed UFC heavyweight champion will be determined by titleholder Brock Lesnar and interim champ Frank Mir at UFC 98 in Las Vegas. Also on the card will be the long-delayed Matt Hughes vs. Matt Serra grudge match.

June 13

While not officially confirmed, Wanderlei Silva will likely fight Rich Franklin in a catchweight bout at UFC 99 at the Lanxess Arena in Cologne, Germany.

There's also a BJ Penn lightweight title defense against Kenny Florian that needs a date. The UFC are looking at UFC 99 but the fight will likely take place after UFC 100.

July 11

UFC hits three digits (excluding UFC Fight Nights, The Ultimate Fighter Finales and other specials) with Georges St-Pierre making a title defense against Thiago Alves and a TUF 9 coach vs. coach matchup between Michael Bisping vs. Dan Henderson. UFC 100 will happen at the Mandalay Bay Events Center in Las Vegas.

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