Matt Brown To Fill In For Matt Riddle At UFC 91

0

According to a report in The Wrestling Observer, Matt Brown will step in to replace fellow TUF 7 cast mate Matt Riddle at UFC 91. An injury forced Riddle out of the scheduled bout with Ryan Thomas.

Brown will now step in with a little under two weeks left before the fight.

The event takes place in Las Vegas and will feature a main event of Brock Lesnar challenging Randy Couture for the UFC Heavyweight Championship.

The rest of the card is as follows:

MAIN CARD (TELEVISED)

Champ Randy Couture vs. Brock Lesnar (for UFC heavyweight title)
Kenny Florian vs. Joe Stevenson
Nick Catone vs. Amir Sadollah
Gabriel Gonzaga vs. Josh Hendricks
Demian Maia vs. Nate Quarry

PRELIMINARY CARD (UN-TELEVISED)

Dustin Hazelett vs. Tamdan McCrory
Jorge Gurgel vs. Aaron Riley
Jeremy Stephens vs. Rafael dos Anjos
Mark Bocek vs. Alvin Robinson
Matt Brown vs. Ryan Thomas

DISCUSS THIS NEWS IN THE MMANEWS.COM FORUMS >>




Want to advertise your site in this space? E-mail the website staff today!

LATEST NEWS

Beneil Dariush

Beneil Dariush Says he no Longer Thinks About Title Shot as Much as he...

Don't expect Beneil Dariush to have a title shot on his mind constantly. The ninth ranked Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) lightweight will do battle with...

“I’m a Rough Guy and I Like it When Fights Get Tough” – Rory...

Rory MacDonald is a fighter known for his ability to dish out punishment and take it in equal measure, and that is the way...
Fernando Gonzalez

Fernando Gonzalez: ‘I’m Pretty Sure Michael Page Knew he Lost Our Fight’

Fernando Gonzalez is convinced he should've been awarded the victory in his fight with Michael Page back in Nov. 2016. "The Menifee Maniac" fell short...
video

Conor McGregor Fighting Mayweather For Win, Not Money – Michael Conlan

Conor McGregor's drive in securing a bout against boxing master technician Mayweather Jr. comes from a desire to win, and not to earn, according...
video

“Wonderboy” Questions Mayweather vs McGregor, Says Boxing is “Going Nowhere”

Stephen "Wonderboy" Thompson claims that Floyd Mayweather Jr. vs Conor McGregor is an indication of desperate times for boxing. Thompson is currently putting the final...