Tony Ferguson Injured And Out Of Khabib Nurmagomedov Fight
UFC lightweight, Tony Ferguson, has been forced out of his UFC on FOX 19 main event fight against Khabib Nurmagomedov. The unfortunate news was just revealed by FOX Sports.
The light heavyweight fight between Glover Teixeira and Rashad Evans now moves to the main event slot. Ariel Helwani is also reporting that the UFC is seeking a replacement to step in and face Khabib Nurmagomedov.
Nurmagomedov has yet to react to the news. However, Tony Ferguson posted via his official Twitter account the details as to why he’s out.
UFC on FOX 19 takes place on April 16, 2016 at Amalie Arena in Tampa, Florida.
— Tony Ferguson (@TonyFergusonXT) April 5, 2016