Former UFC champion Junior dos Santos is out of the Heavy weight bout with Stripe Mioic with a fractured hand he injured during training. The event was scheduled to headline TUF Brazil 3 finale card in San Paulo, Brazil May 31st.
“I’m really sad. I apologize to my fans, to the UFC and to my opponent, Stipe Miocic, and hope to have another opportunity to fight in Brazil once my hand is healed,” dos Santos said in a statement.
With the change, the TUF Brazil 3 Finale now includes:
Stipe Miocic vs. TBA
opponent TBA vs. opponent TBA – “TUF: Brazil 3″ middleweight tourney final
opponent TBA vs. opponent TBA – “TUF: Brazil 3″ heavyweight tourney final
Demian Maia vs. Alexander Yakovlev
Rony Jason vs. Robert Peralta
Diego Brandao vs. Brian Ortega
Ernest Chavez vs. Elias Silverio
Rodrigo Damm vs. Rashid Magomedov
Paulo Thiago vs. Gasan Umalatov
Mark Eddiva vs. Kevin Souza
Matt Hobar vs. Pedro Munhoz
Written by: Michelle Luce