According to reports, UFC Featherweight Ricardo Lamas has been officially pulled from UFC 162: Silva Vs Weidman. Lamas was supposed to fight Chan Sung Jung, but Jung is now scheduled to fight Jose Aldo at UFC 163. The news was confirmed on UFC Tonight that a suitable opponent for Lamas couldn’t be found, and now Lamas will receive his show money and be put back on the schedule for another fight. A middleweight bout between Tim Boetsch and Mark Munoz has been bumped up to the main card.
UFC 162: Silva Vs Weidman takes places July 6 at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada. The main event will feature reigning Middleweight Champion Anderson Silva’s 11th title defense against challenger Chris Weidman.
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