A new bout has been formed for the UFC on FOX 8 card as Robbie Lawler’s (10-9) opponent Tarec Saffiedine (14-3) has suffered an injury, which has forced him to withdraw from their scheduled matchup. Siyar Bahadurzada (21-5-1) has stepped in as a replacement and now faces Lawler at UFC on FOX 8, which takes place at the Key Arena in Seattle, Wash., on July 27.
A new bout has been formed for Bellator 97 as lightweight champion Michael Chandler’s (11-0) opponent for Bellator 96, Dave Jansen (19-2), has suffered an ACL injury, which has forced him to withdraw from their scheduled matchup. Chandler will now face David Rickels (14-1) at Bellator 97, which takes place at the Santa Ana Center in Albuquerque, N.M., on July 31.
A new bout has been formed for the Cage Warriors Fighting Championship (CWFC) Fight Night 8 card as Jack “The Stone” Mason (23-11) now faces Collin Reuter (9-1-1) in a welterweight battle. Mason’s original opponent, David Bielkheden, was forced to withdraw due to an injury. The event is set to take place at Al Fujairah’s Mirbeh Sports Hall in the United Arab Emirates on May 11.