UPDATED: Michael Johnson Out of UFC on FOX 12 Fight
Posted by Jeremy Thomas on 07.11.2014
Josh Thomson has a replacement opponent...
UPDATE:MMAjunkie reports that Bobby Green will step in for Michael Johnson to face Josh Thomson at UFC on FOX 12. UFC officials announced the new fight today.
As previously reported, Johnson was forced out of the fight due to injury.
ORIGINAL: Michael Johnson won't fight at UFC on FOX 12 as planned. A source close to the UFC has confirmed that Johnson was forced out of his fight with Josh Thomson due to injury and that UFC officials are looking for a short-notice replacement for Thomson.
The show takes place on July 26th in San Jose, California with a headlining bout between Robbie Lawler and Matt Brown. The main card will air on FOX following prelims on FOX Sports 1 and UFC Fight Pass.