Louis Gaudinot Injured, Newcomer Phil Harris Meets Darren Uyenoyama at UFC on FX 5
has suffered an injury and will be unable to compete
as expected against fellow flyweight Darren
UFC on FX 5
, promotion officials recently announced. Instead,
Uyenoyama now faces Octagon newcomer Phil
UFC on FX 5 takes place Oct. 5 at the Target Center in Minneapolis
and is headlined by a heavyweight confrontation between unbeaten
Hawaiian prospect Travis
Browne and former Strikeforce talent Antonio
Uyenoyama, 32, has won back-to-back fights heading into his
showdown with Harris. “BC” emerged victorious in his Octagon debut
last November, dominating Norifumi
Yamamoto at UFC on Fox 1 en route to a unanimous decision win.
That bantamweight triumph now behind him, the Californian now
searches for his eighth career win in his flyweight debut against
Harris [pictured: left] is a two-time BAMMA veteran currently
riding a five-fight winning streak. The Brit returned to action
this year after spending nearly two years on the shelf, earning
wins under the Cage Warriors Fighting Championship banner in
February and March. “Billy” has finished 17 of his 21 conquered
adversaries in nearly nine years as a pro, with 13 victories coming
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