The following is an excerpt from an article over at FiveOuncesOfPain.com:
5 Oz. Exclusive: UFC deal with Takanori Gomi falls through
January 28, 2008 By: Sam Caplan
A potential deal between Takanori Gomi and the UFC has fallen through, FiveOuncesOfPain.com (www.FiveOuncesOfPain.com) has learned.
FiveOuncesOfPain.com first became aware of the story when a source close to Frankie Edgar revealed that the lightweight contender had been offered and accepted a potential bout vs. Gomi. The fight fell through after the UFC was unable to secure a contract with PRIDE’s final reigning lightweight champion.
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