Gary Goodridge To Replace Aleks Emelianenko



ANAHEIM, CALIF. — Veteran fighter Gary Goodridge (23-17-1) has stepped in to replace Aleksander Emelianenko (13-3) and will fight Paul Buentello (25-10) at Saturday's “Affliction: Banned” event.

Buentello confirmed the opponent switch with ( just a few hours after Friday's weigh-ins.

“It's official,” Buentello told “We weigh in at around 11 (a.m.) tomorrow.”


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