Pearson Replaces Injured Trujillo Against Maynard At UFC Fight Night 47

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Some shuffling has been confirmed for the card in Bangor, Maine, as an injury has thrown a wrench in the originally designated plans for the show.

UFC.com is reporting that Blackzilians fighter has been forced to pull out of his scheduled bout with due to an injury he suffered in training.

Instead of Pearson being pulled from the show, UFC decided to switch things around and bump from the card altogether, moving his originally scheduled opponent into Trujillo’s spot.

The Pearson vs. Maynard lightweight battle will now serve as the co-headline attraction of the show, which features a main event of vs. .

UFC Fight Night 47 is scheduled for August 16, 2014 at the Cross Insurance Arena in Bangor, Maine.

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