UPDATED: John Cholish Scratched From UFC on FOX 5
Posted by Jeremy Thomas on 11.23.2012
Yves Edwards has a new opponent named...
UPDATE: Yves Edwards has announced via Twitter that with John Cholish out, he will face Jeremy Stephens at UFC on FOX 5. The two were originally set to fight in October at UFC on F/X 5 before Stephans was arrested over an old warrent. Edwards tweete3d:
You can't fuck with destiny. Looks like its me and @LiLHeathenMMA on dec 8th. #FOTN
ORIGINAL John Cholish's bout with Yves Edwards at UFC on FOX 5 is no more. Event sources have confirmed that Cholish is off the card due to a groin injury, and UFC officials are now looking for a replacement opponent for Edwards.
The show takes place on December 8th in Seattle, Washington with the main card airing on FOX and prelims hitting F/X and Facebook. Edwards vs. Cholish was a main card fight.