John Maguire Replaces His Brother Tommy for Cage Warriors 66 Fight Card
Posted by Jeffrey Harris on 03.15.2014
UFC veteran fills in for his injured brother...
Cage Warriors has announced that due to an injury, Tommy Maguire is dropping out of his scheduled fight against Damir Hadzovic at Cage Warriors 66 set for Saturday, March 22 at the Ballerup Super Arena in Copenhagen, Denmark. Instead, Hadzovic will now face Tommy Maguire's older brother, UFC veteran John Maguire.
Tommy had to drop out of the lightweight fight yesterday after sustaining an injury. Maguire will be fighting three weeks after his last CWFC fight, where he lost to Saul Rogers by unanimous decision. Speaking on the announcement, John Maguire said, "I'm a fighter and, as a fighter, I'm always ready to step in, accept a challenge and compete."
Below is the updated card for Cage Warriors 66:
Sergei Churilov vs. Nicolas Dalby - vacant CWFC welterweight title bout
Mohsen Bahari vs. Bruno Carvalho
Damir Hadzovic vs. John Maguire
Martin Akhtar vs. Toni Tauru
Jack Hermansson vs. Enoc Solves Torres
Robbie Olivier vs. Martin Svensson
Jussi Halonen vs. Frodi Vitalis Hansen
Håkon Foss vs. Per Franklin
Emma Delaney vs. Lina Akhtar Lansberg
Rioo Ibrahim vs. Alexander Jacobsen
Binh Son Le vs. Shamal Tashkilot
Haci Firat Dogan vs. Mathias Lodahl