Chad Mendes will have to wait to fight UFC featherweight champion Jose Aldo. It has been reported that he suffered an injury that will force him out of his seventh UFC title defense on August 2 in Los Angeles, California.
MMAFighting.com’s Ariel Helwani reported this on Wednesday’s edition of UFC Tonight on FOX Sports 1.
Dana White did confirm the news, but there is still no word yet on a new main event for UFC 176.
Here’s the rest of the card as it stands so far:
Gegard Mousasi vs. Ronaldo “Jacare” Souza
Bobby Green vs. Abel Trujillo
Jussier Formiga vs. Zach Makovsky
Gray Maynard vs. Fabricio Camoes
Danny Castillo vs. Tony Ferguson
James Vick vs. Walmir Lazaro
Lorenz Larkin vs. Derek Brunson
Bethe Correia vs. Shayna Baszler
Beneil Dariush vs. Tony Martin
By: Roberto Villa