Ultimate Combating Championship’s (UFC) occasions slated for December just keep acquiring thinner by the working day (see why in this article and right here). The most up-to-date battle to be scratched is a Bantamweight bout amongst Cody Stamann vs Merab Dvalishvili.
According to MMA reporter Giorgi Kokiashvili, Stamann has been pressured out of the battle. For every his initial report, the root of the withdrawal was reported to be as a consequence of him testing good for COVID-19. But a adhere to up report by MMA Junkie disclosed that was not the circumstance, while an exact cause for his removal from the fight was no disclosed.
Stamann was wanting to get back again in the acquire column just after suffering a unanimous decision reduction to Jimmie Rivera at UFC Struggle Island 1 this earlier July. Dvalishvili, in the meantime, is at present riding a 5-struggle get streak and was very last seen defeating John Dodson this earlier August.
UFC matchmakers are at present on the hunt for a substitution opponent, and with around six months to struggle night time, they really should have no difficulty discovering a person.
The ESPN+-streamed party will element a Middleweight bout between Jack Hermansson and Darren Until, whilst Gian Villante moves up to Heavyweight to facial area off versus Jake Collier. Additionally, former UFC women’s Bantamweight title contender Bethe Correia will acquire element in her farewell bout towards Wu Yanan.