Nikita Krylov Replacing Thiago Silva at UFC 171
Posted by Jeremy Thomas on 02.07.2014
Ovince St. Preux has his opponent...
The UFC didn't waste any time finding a replacement for Thiago Silva. UFC officials have announced that Nikita Krylov will face Ovince St. Preux at UFC 171, replacing Silva after he was released following an arrest on Thursday on several charges including domestic violence.
The show takes place on March 15th in Dallas, Texas. The main card airs on PPV following prelims on FOX Sports 1 and UFC Fight Pass.