Tyron Woodley Replaces Hector Lombard At UFC Fight Night 48
Posted by Joseph Lee on 06.24.2014
He'll fight Dong Hyun Kim...
Dana White has revealed on Instagram that welterweight Tyron Woodley (13-3 MMA, 3-2 UFC) will replace the injured Hector Lombard (34-4-1 MMA, 3-2 UFC) at UFC Fight Night 48. He will fight Dong Hyun Kim (19-2-1 MMA, 10-2 UFC) in the co-main event.
White wrote: "Just let Dong Hyun Kim officially know that Lombard is out injured and Woodley is in for #ufcmacao #venetiansands #ufcchina #ufc"
The event happens on August 23 at the Venetian Macao's CotaiArena in Macau, China. It will stream on UFC Fight Pass and features a middleweight main event between Michael Bisping (24-6 MMA, 14-6 UFC) and Cung Le (9-2 MMA, 2-1 UFC). It's unknown how bad Lombard's injury is.