Tom Lawlor reportedly out of UFC Fight Night 46 bout with Ilir Latifi


Tom Lawlor has suffered an injury that will force him off the UFC Fight Night 46 card and out of his bout with Ilir Latifi.

Tom Lawlor is out of his bout with Ilir Latifi at UFC Fight Night 46 according to an MMA Junkie report. An injury has forced Lawlor off of the card, set for the O2 Arena in Dublin, and left the UFC searching for a replacement to take on Latifi.

Lawlor has traded wins and losses for his last six trips to the Octagon, most recently picking up a submission victory by guillotine choke over Michael Kuiper in April of 2013.

That same card saw Latifi make his UFC debut as an extremely late notice opponent for Gegard Mousasi. The bout didn't go well as Latifi lost by unanimous decision. He was kept on the roster, however, and managed an impressive submission over Cyrille Diabate in March.

The card is headlined by a bout between the highly regarded Conor McGregor and Diego Brandao, who represents a step up in competition for the most called out man in the UFC.

view original article >>
Report here if this news is invalid.

Related News

  • 19 days ago
  • 1 views

A featherweight bout between Rony Jason and Tom Niinimaki is in the works for December’s UFC Fight Night 58 lineup.Filed under: MMA Rumors, News, UFC read news >>

  • 16 days ago
  • 14 views

The MMA injury bug can strike at any point, including after the weigh-ins. Top UFC flyweight contender Ian McCall was set to face off against Brazilian John Lineker in the co-main event spot on Satur read news >>

  • 26 days ago
  • 1 views

An injury has knocked Neil Seery out of his fight against Richie Vaculik at UFC Fight Night 55. Stepping in will be fellow flyweight Louis Smolka. Filed under: MMA Rumors, News, UFC read news >>

  • 25 days ago
  • 0 views

After recently losing a planned bout, next week’s UFC Fight Night 55 lineup is set with 11 fights.Filed under: MMA Rumors, News, UFC read news >>

  • 25 days ago
  • 18 views

A featherweight bout between UFC newcomers Diego Rivas and Rodolfo Rubio is the final addition to next month’s UFC Fight Night 56 event.Filed under: MMA Rumors, News, UFC read news >>

  • 20 days ago
  • 4 views

The UFC returns to Barueri, Brazil on Dec. 20, and the promotion has added the last bout to the upcoming UFC Fight Night 58 card. Winner of the first season of The Ultimate Fighter: Brazil, Rony Jaso read news >>

  • 19 days ago
  • 0 views

A featherweight matchup pitting Rony Mariano Bezerra against Tom Niinimaki is expected to be formally announced by Ultimate Fighting Championship today. read news >>

  • 18 days ago
  • 0 views

Two flyweights who suffered losses in their last outings will meet at UFC Fight Night “McGregor vs. Siver” on Jan. 18. read news >>

  • 18 days ago
  • 0 views

A lightweight bout between Johnny Case and Paul Felder is slated for January’s UFC Fight Night 59 event.Filed under: MMA Rumors, News, UFC read news >>

Jump to: