The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) is gearing up for yet another exciting night of fights. This time around, the world’s most famous mixed martial arts promotion is preparing for UFC Fight Night 126.
The exciting fight card will take place Sunday, Feb. 18, inside the Frank Erwin Center in Austin, Texas. The event is set to see UFC welterweight warrior Donald Cerrone go toe-to-toe with Yancy Medeiros in a battle for division dominance. However the fight card has since received an alteration, as one of the night’s main card match ups has been removed.
Livia Renata Souza was initially set to face off against Jessica Aguilar. However, Souza was pulled from the event after suffering a hand injury.
It has since been revealed that Aguilar has been removed from the event as well, as the UFC was unable to land a replacement opponent for the fighter. With UFC Fight Night 126 now short a main card match up, here is a look at the updated fight card for the event:
UFC Fight Night 126 Main Card (FS1, 9 p.m. ET):
Donald Cerrone vs. Yancy Medeiros
Derrick Lewis vs. Marcin Tybura
Francisco Trinaldo vs. James Vick
Thiago Alves vs. Curtis Millender
Sage Northcutt vs. Thibault Gouti
UFC Fight Night 126 Prelims (FS1, 7 p.m. ET):
Diego Ferreira vs. Jared Gordon
Brian Camozzi vs. Geoff Neal
Joby Sanchez vs. Roberto Sanchez
Sarah Moras vs. Lucie Pudilova
UFC Fight Night 126 Fight Pass Prelims (UFC Fight Pass, 6 p.m. ET):
Josh Burkman vs. Alex Morono
Brandon Davis vs. Steven Peterson