On Monday, reports surfaced online announcing the release of seven fighters from the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC).
Among the roster cuts today was Efrain Escudero, who won season eight of The Ultimate Fighter. Escudero was released following back-to-back losses inside the Octagon.
Other releases today included promising prospects such as Robert Whitaker and Clint Hester.
The complete list of cuts, according to Sherdog.com, are as follows:
* Efrain Escudero
* Robert Whiteford
* Clint Hester
* Willie Gates
* Dominic Waters
* Yan Cabral
* Filip Pejic