An injury has forced Dennis Hallman out of his UFC on Fox 3 bout against Ultimate Fighter winner Tony Ferguson. In to replace him will be Brazilian Thiago Tavares. Sources confirmed the new bout to MMAWeekly.com on Friday. Tatame.com first reported the switch. Currently riding a two-fight win streak, Tavares found a comfort fighting back home in Brazil where he’s picked up those back-to-back wins. At UFC 134 last year, Tavares TKO’d the always tough Spencer Fisher, and then returned to his home view original article >>

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