Tarec Saffiedine Vs Robbie Lawler Scheduled For UFC On FOX 8

The UFC took to Twitter to announce a new bout between Robbie Lawler and Strikeforce Welterweight Champion Tarec Saffiedine to take place on FOX in Seattle, Washington. The welterweight bout is scheduled for July 27, and the UFC made no indication as to where the fight will be placed on the card. Lawler is coming off of a first round knockout win over Josh Koscheck, and Saffiedine is riding a four fight win streak that included a decision win over Nate Marquardt to win the Strikeforce title.