“The Ultimate Fighter 8″ winner Efrain Escudero is once again back in the UFC.
Sources close to Escudero’s today confirmed the news to MMAjunkie. A report from MMAFighting.com stated the “TUF” winner meets Francisco Trinaldo (14-4 MMA, 4-3 UFC) at UFC Fight Night 51.
UFC Fight Night 51 takes place Sept. 13 at Nilson Nelson Gymnasium in Brasilia, Brazil, and is headlined by a heavyweight rematch between ex-champ Andrei Arlovski and Antonio “Bigfoot” Silva. The event’s broadcast plans have not yet been announced.