Tarec Saffiedine injured, Siyar Bahadurzada now faces Robbie Lawler at UFC on FOX 8

Robbie Lawler, UFC 157

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.

Dave Jansen injured, David Rickels now faces Michael Chandler at Bellator 97

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.

Jack Mason now faces Collin Reuter at CWFC Fight Night 8

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.

Carlos Condit: ‘There is plenty of time left to switch my focus to Hendricks.’

It was recently announced that Carlos Condit will now face Johny Hendricks at UFC 158, after Rory MacDonald was forced to withdraw from the contest due to injury. It seems that Condit is completely unfazed by the change of opponent and is ready for the challenge.

UFC on FOX 6 Update: Janousek vs. Kuiper and Natal vs. Spencer added to lineup

Two new bouts have been formed for the UFC on FOX 6 card as Josh Janousek replaces Buddy Roberts against Michael Kuiper, and Sean Spencer steps in for an injured Magnus Cedenblad to face Rafael Natal.