UFC officials have announced that heavyweight Stipe Miocic is injured and has had to withdraw from his upcoming fight against Ben Rothwell. The bout was set to take place at the UFC Dublin event on October 24 in Ireland. The UFC is currently looking for a short notice replacement, but no announcement has been made at this time. Miocic gave his thoughts via his Twitter account:
— Stipe Miocic (@stipemiocicufc) October 13, 2015
The UFC Dublin event will be headlined by the UFC lightweight scrap between Dustin Poirier and Joseph Duffy.
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