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UFC 96 fight card and rumors from The Nationwide Arena in Columbus, Ohio, March 7

Event: UFC 96: "Jackson vs. Jardine"
Date: Saturday, March 7, 2009, at 10 p.m. ET on pay-per-view (PPV)
Location: The Nationwide Arena in Columbus, Ohio

Main event:

205 lbs.: Quinton Jackson (29-7) vs. Keith Jardine

Main card (Televised):

265 lbs.: Shane Carwin (10-0) vs. Gabriel Gonzaga (10-3)
170 lbs.: Pete Sell (8-4) vs. Matt Brown (8-7)
205 lbs.: Matt Hamill (5-2) vs. Mark Munoz (5-0)
155 lbs.: Jim Miller (13-1) vs. Gray Maynard (6-0)

Under card (May not be broadcast):

170 lbs.: Ryan Madigan (5-0) vs. Tamdan McCrory
185 lbs.: Kendall Grove (9-5) vs. Jason Day (17-7)
205 lbs.: Tim Boetsch (8-2) vs. Jason Brilz (16-1-1)
205 lbs.: Brandon Vera (9-3) vs. Mike Patt (12-3)
155 lbs:: Aaron Riley (27-10-1) vs. Shane Nelson (11-3)

*All fights officially confirmed by UFC.com.

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