One-time UFC female bantamweight title contender Liz Carmouche will make her Octagon return at UFC Fight Night 63.
Officials announced Carmouche vs. Lauren Murphy recently for the April 4 card from Fairfax, Virginia.
Carmouche (9-5) has dropped two straight and is just 1-3 since joining the UFC. In her last appearance, she lost to Miesha Tate.
Murphy (8-1) suffered her first career loss at the hands of Sara McMann – another UFC title contender – in 2014. She was the Invicta FC bantamweight champion when she signed with the promotion.
Below is the current lineup:
Featherweight: Chad Mendes vs. Ricardo Lamas
Lightweight: Bobby Green vs. Jorge Masvidal
Lightweight: Michael Chiesa vs. Mitch Clarke
Lightweight: Dustin Poirier vs. Diego Ferreira
Heavyweight: Timothy Johnson vs. Shamil Abdurahimov
Female Bantamweight: Liz Carmouche vs. Lauren Murphy