[ads2]UFC officials have announced that Andy Ogle has been pulled from his UFC on FOX Sports 1 fight against Conor McGregor due to a staph infection. However, Max Holloway has agreed to step in and face McGregor on short notice.
The UFC on FOX Sports 1 event is set to take place on August 17 at the TD Garden venue in Boston, Massachusetts. It will be headlined by the light heavyweight fight between former title challenger Chael Sonnen and former champion Mauricio “Shogun” Rua.
Holloway (7-2) is coming off a split decision loss against Dennis Bermudez in his last outing at UFC 160. Holloway had won three consecutive fights going into the bout and will be looking to get back on track and a rising star in Conor McGregor.
McGregor (13-2) made his successful UFC debut by running through Marcus Brimage at the UFC on FUEL TV 9 event in April. McGregor will be looking for his 10th consecutive win as he makes his debut on American soil after competing primarily in Ireland.
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