Tony Ferguson injured, fight with Khabib Nurmagomedov scrapped for UFC on FOX 19 MMAJunkie reports that Tony Ferguson is out of his struggle with Khabib Nurmagomedov because of injury and the matchup has been pulled from the card. With the injury information, Rashad Evans vs. Glover Teixeira currently becomes a five-round fight and is the card new principal event. UFC on FOX 19 takes place April 16 in Amalie Arena in Tampa, Fla.. Here’s an updated look in the card MAIN CARD (FOX, 8 p.m. ET) Rashad Evans vs. Glover Teixeira Khabib Nurmagomedov vs. TBA Dan Henderson vs. Lyoto Machida Rose Namajunas vs. Tecia Torres PRELIMINARY CARD (FOX, 6 p.m. ET) Michael Chiesa vs. Beneil Dariush Hacran Dias vs. Cub Swanson John Dodson vs. Manny Gamburyan Court McGee vs. Santiago Ponzinibbio PRELIMINARY CARD (UFC Fight Pass, 4 p.m. ET) Bethe Correia vs. Raquel Pennington Randy Brown vs. Michael Graves Cezar Ferreira vs. Caio Magalhaes Drew Dober vs. Islam Makhachev Omari Akhmedov vs. Elizeu Zaleski dos Santos Quinton Rampage Jackson vs. Satoshi Ishii place for Bellator 157: Dynamite 2 June Bellator officials confirmed Tuesday evening that the promotion has a date for their second MMA and kickboxing crossover occasion. ESPN’s Brett Okamoto accounts that headlining the card will be the yield of Quinton Jackson because he chooses on Satoshi Ishii. Jackson (36-11) is coming off a unanimous decision victory over Fabio Maldonado in UFC 186 back in April 2015. He heads into this matchup onto a four-fight winning series. Ishii (14-5-1) is 2-2 in his last four fights and will be coming off a TKO loss to Ji???? Proch??zka back in the RIZIN occasion in December. Bellator 157: Dynamite 2 will occur June 24 at Scottrade Center in St. Louis. This really is the only matchup declared for the card so far. ‘TUF 24’ tryouts set for April 25; championship winner earns UFC flyweight title taken According to a UFC press launch, Season 24 of this The Ultimate Fighter will feature flyweights. The fascinating thing is that the winner of the tournament makes a shot at the winner of this forthcoming Demetrious Johnson vs. Henry Cejudo championship fight at UFC 197. This is the next time TUF has feature title consequences. Season 4″The Comeback» watched Matt Serra making a title shot against then winner Georges St-Pierre (who he conquered ). Carla Esparza earned the inaugural girl’s strawweight title after winning Season 20’s championship. Tryouts will take place April 25 at Palace Station in Las Vegas, NV. The reality series will begin filming in June along with the series will premiere August 31 on Fox Sports 1. Douglas Lima matches Chidi Njokuani at Bellator 156 in June Bellator officials declared Tuesday that the former welterweight champion Douglas Lima will come back to the cage against Chidi Njokuani. Lima (26-6) is coming off a unanimous decision loss to Andrey Koreshkov last July where he dropped his welterweight strap. The loss snapped his five-fight winning series. Njokuani (14-4) has won nine of his past ten matchups and is coming off a unanimous decision over Ricky Rainey. Bellator 156 occurs June 17 at Save Mart Center at Fresno, Calif.. Champion Miesha Tate brings new UFC contract KHI Managment, which signifies Miesha Tate announced the UFC girl’s bantamweight champion has signed a new deal with the UFC. Terms of the new deal were not released, but MMA Fighting reports that Tate wasn’t a free agent after her championship victory with Holly Holm at UFC 196.
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