Tony Ferguson hurt, fight with Khabib Nurmagomedov fought for UFC on FOX 19 MMAJunkie reports that Tony Ferguson is from his fight with Khabib Nurmagomedov due to injury and the matchup has been pulled from the card. Together with the injury news, Rashad Evans vs. Glover Teixeira currently becomes a five-round fight and is the card’s new principal event. UFC on FOX 19 occurs April 16 at Amalie Arena in Tampa, Fla.. Here’s an updated look in the card MAIN CARD (FOX, 8 p.m. ET) Rashad Evans vs. Glover Teixeira Khabib Nurmagomedov vs. TBA Dan Henderson vs. Lyoto Machida Rose Namajunas vs. Tecia Torres PRELIMINARY CARD (FOX, 6 p.m. ET) Michael Chiesa vs. Beneil Dariush Hacran Dias vs. Cub Swanson John Dodson vs. Manny Gamburyan Court McGee vs. Santiago Ponzinibbio PRELIMINARY CARD (UFC Fight Pass, 4 p.m. ET) Bethe Correia vs. Raquel Pennington Randy Brown vs. Michael Graves Cezar Ferreira vs. Caio Magalhaes Drew Dober vs. Islam Makhachev Omari Akhmedov vs. Elizeu Zaleski dos Santos Quinton Rampage Jackson vs. Satoshi Ishii place for Bellator 157: Dynamite 2 in June Bellator officials confirmed Tuesday evening that the promotion has a date for their next MMA and kickboxing crossover occasion. ESPN’s Brett Okamoto reports that headlining the card is going to be the return of Quinton Jackson because he chooses on Satoshi Ishii. Jackson (36-11) is coming off a unanimous decision victory over Fabio Maldonado in UFC 186 back in April 2015. He heads into this matchup on a four-fight winning series. Ishii (14-5-1) is 2-2 in his last four fights and is coming off a TKO loss to Ji???? Proch??zka back in the RIZIN event in December. Bellator 157: Dynamite two will occur June 24 at Scottrade Center at St. Louis. This really is the only matchup announced for the card up to now. ‘TUF 24’ tryouts set for April 25; tournament winner earns UFC flyweight title shot According to some UFC press release, Season 24 of the The Ultimate Fighter will comprise flyweights. The fascinating thing is the winner of the tournament earns a shot at the winner of this forthcoming Demetrious Johnson vs. Henry Cejudo championship fight at UFC 197. This is the next time TUF has feature name consequences. Season 4″The Comeback” watched Matt Serra earning a title shot against afterward champion Georges St-Pierre (who he defeated). Carla Esparza earned the inaugural girl’s strawweight title after winning Season 20’s tournament. Tryouts will take place April 25 in Palace Station in Las Vegas, NV. The reality show will begin filming in June along with the series will premiere August 31 on Fox Sports 1. Douglas Lima meets Chidi Njokuani at Bellator 156 in June Bellator officials announced Tuesday that the former welterweight champion Douglas Lima will return to the cage against Chidi Njokuani. Lima (26-6) is coming off a unanimous decision loss to Andrey Koreshkov last July where he lost his welterweight strap. The loss snapped his five-fight winning series. Njokuani (14-4) has won nine of the past ten matchups and will be coming off a unanimous decision over Ricky Rainey. Bellator 156 occurs June 17 at Save Mart Center at Fresno, Calif.. Champion Miesha Tate earns new UFC contract KHI Managment, which signifies Miesha Tate declared the UFC girl’s bantamweight champion has signed a new deal with the UFC. Terms of the new deal were not released, but MMA Fighting reports that Tate wasn’t a free agent after her tournament success with Holly Holm at UFC 196.
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