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ET) News Features Rankings Fight Finder All Access Pictures Forum Shop Costas Philippou, Lorenz Larkin Agree to Meet at UFC Fight Night in Cincinnati Tweet49 1 Share50 By Tristen Critchfield Mar 2, 2014 Costas Philippou has hit a sudden, two-fight losing skid. | Dave Mandel/Sherdog. com Middleweights Costas Philippou and Lorenz Larkin have verbally agreed to square off at the UFC Fight Night event in Cincinnati on May 10. UFC officials announced the pairing on Sunday. No headliner has been revealed fo r the event, which takes place at U.S. Bank Arena. The card also includes a feat herweight matchup pitting Nik Lentz against Manny Gamburyan. After a five-fight winning streak had him in the middleweight Top 10, Philippou has dropped two straight bouts, falling to Francis Carmont via decision last Sep tember before suffering a first-round knockout loss to Luke Rockhold at UFC Figh t Night 35. The 34-year-old Ring of Combat veteran is 5-3 in the Octagon overall . Larkin, meanwhile, is 1-2 since transitioning to the Las Vegas-based promotion f rom Strikeforce. He debuted with a controversial decision loss to Carmont before outpointing Chris Camozzi at UFC Fight Night 31. Most recently, Monsoon was outpo inted by Brad Tavares on Jan. 15. Tweet49 1 Share50 Related Articles Lightweights Erik Koch, Daron Cruickshank Set for UFC Fight Night Clash in C incinnati Eddie Wineland-Johnny Eduardo Added to UFC Fight Night in Cincinnati Flyweights Cariaso-Smolka, Horiguchi-Montague Booked for UFC Fight Night in Cincinnati Featherweights Nik Lentz, Manny Gamburyan to Clash at UFC Fight Night in Cin cinnati Ben Wall-Justin Salas, Soa Palelei-Ruan Potts Added to UFC Fight Night in Ci ncinnati Comments Top trending fighters Chris Weidman | Cain Velasquez | Ronda Rousey | Anderson Silva | Georges St. Pierre | Jon Jones

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