UFC 257 has already lost a fight thanks to an injury.
Canadian featherweight Hakeem Dawodu has been forced to withdraw from his bout against Shane Burgos on Jan. 23 due to a shoulder injury.
Injury Nixes UFC 257 Fight
MMAJunkie reported the news. There’s no word yet on whether Burgos will remain on the card or if the fight will be moved to a different date. Here’s the card:
- Dustin Poirier vs. Conor McGregor
- Michael Chandler vs. Dan Hooker
- Joanne Calderwood vs. Jessica Eye
- Marcin Prachnio vs. Khalil Rountree
- Amanda Ribas vs. Marina Rodriguez
- Sara McMann vs. Julianna Pena
- Ottman Azaitar vs. Matt Frevola
- Antonio Carlos Junior vs. Brad Tavares
- Sergey Morozov vs. Umar Nurmagomedov
- Shane Burgos vs. TBA
- Nasrat Haqparast vs. Arman Tsarukyan
- Makhmud Muradov vs. Andrew Sanchez