The injury bug has struck UFN 29. Reports are coming out that Rony Jason has suffered a back injury and has been forced out of his bout with Jeremy Stephens. According to the reports, the athletic commission in Brazil has ruled Jason out of the bout with a back injury. UFC officials have no announced the injury, or if a replacement will be found for the bout.
MMajunkie was the first to report the Jason’s injury. UFC Fight Night 29: Maia Vs Shields takes place October 9 in Barueri, Sao Paulo, Brazil. The main event will be a welterweight bout between Demian Maia and Jake Shields. In the co main event, welterweights Erick Silva will take on Dong Hyun Kim.
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