Brendan Schaub-Lavar Johnson, Michael Chiesa-Anton Kuivanen Added to UFC 157

Two more  fights have been added to UFC 157 in Anaheim. Brendan Schaub and Lavar Johnson were supposed to fight at the last FOX card, but Johnson was forced out of the fight with a minor injury. Instead of breaking up the fight, they decided to reschedule for later. It has been announced they in February along with Michael Chiesa and his new opponent Anton Kuivanen.

Chiesa was also supposed to compete at UFC on FOX 5 but fell ill and was forced off the card.

MMAWeekly reported:

Officials on Wednesday confirmed a report that the Brendan Schaub vs. Lavar Johnson bout that was scratched from UFC on Fox 5 would instead find its way on the UFC 157 card. They also announced a new bout for TUF Live winner Michael Chiesa. Chiesa will now face Anton Kuivanen, who is coming off of a split decision victory over Mitch Clarke at UFC 149 in Calgary.

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