Brendan Schaub Vs Matt Mitrione Scratched From UFC On FOX 8

Brendan Schaub Vs Matt Mitrione Scratched From UFC On FOX 8

A heavyweight bout between Brendan Schaub and Matt Mitrione has been pulled from the UFC On FOX 8 card. According to reports, Schaub was injured in training and was forced out of the fight. Instead of finding another opponent for Mitrione, the UFC is pushing the fight back and the card will just have 12 fights.

MMAFighting was the first to report the story. UFC On FOX 8: Johnson Vs Moraga takes place on July 27 at the Key Arena in Seattle, Washington, In the UFC’s second trip to Seattle, Defending Flyweight Champion Demetrious Johnson will take on John Moraga in the main event.