Vladimir Matyushenko at UFC 103An injury has forced Canadian Roger Hollett off the upcoming UFC 152 card, so Vladdy Matyushenko has stepped in to face Matt Hamill in Toronto.

UFC officials announced the change on Monday.

Matt Hamill will return to action after more than a year away from the sport following his retirement in 2011.

Matyushenko will return to action after a loss to Alexander Gustafsson in his last fight from UFC 141 last December.

The veteran fighter will look to get back on track when he faces Hamill in Toronto as part of the UFC 152 undercard.

For more news and rumors surrounding UFC 152, check out MMAWeekly’s UFC 152 page

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

Related News

Yoel Romero Drops Out of UFC on FOX 15, Chris Camozzi Steps In

  • 23 days ago
  • 3 views

An injury has forced the planned fight between Ronaldo “Jacare” Souza and Yoel Romero to be nixed for the second time this year. read news >>

Report: Injury forces Gilbert Burns out of Norman Parke fight; Francisco Trinaldo steps up

  • 7 days ago
  • 0 views

An undisclosed injury forced Gilbert Burns to leave his upcoming bout with Norman Parke at UFC: Fight Night 67. Franciso Trinaldo stepped up to replace him. Gilbert Burns will have to wait a little l read news >>

Lisa Ellis replaces Seo Hee Ham, meets Bec Rawlings at UFC Fight Night 65

  • 24 days ago
  • 3 views

An injury has forced Seo Hee Ham off next month’s UFC Fight Night 65 card, and her planned opponent, Bec Rawlings, now meets a rival from “The Ultimate Fighter 20?: Lisa Ellis.Filed under: News, UFC read news >>

Knee Injury Forces Bellator 138 Featherweight Championship Change

  • 6 days ago
  • 0 views

Bellator featherweight title challenger Georgi Karakhanyan suffered a knee injury that has forced him out of his title bid against Patricio “Pitbull” Freire. read news >>

Gustafsson out vs. Teixeira, Jedrzejczyk vs. Penne headlines UFC Fight Night 69

  • 3 days ago
  • 4 views

An injury has forced a major change to the top of the lineup of next month’s UFC Fight Night 69 card in Germany.Filed under: Featured, MMA Rumors, News, UFC read news >>

Nate Diaz still non-committal on Matt Brown fight: 'It's like I'm being forced into a fight'

  • 21 days ago
  • 10 views

It's not that Nate is opposed to a fight against "The Immortal," he just wants UFC matchmakers to let him know what's going on before they confirm his opponents. Nate Diaz is tentatively scheduled to read news >>

Mr. Friday Night Lights Out? Joe Schilling eyes PBC Boxing in addition to Bellator and GLORY

  • 24 days ago
  • 1 views

"Stitch 'em up" steps into the Bellator cage for the second time at Bellator 136 later tonight (Fri., April 10, 2015) against Rafael Carvalho. The two-sport middleweight notched a win in GLORY in Feb read news >>

Max Holloway wants Conor McGregor rematch: He cried about his injury, I didn't!

  • 24 days ago
  • 58 views

The only man that went the distance with Conor McGregor feels he still has a score to settle with the Irish superstar. Max Holloway is the only fighter in history that has managed to go the distance read news >>

Carlos Condit says he will finish Thiago Alves 'in the fourth or fifth round'

  • 25 days ago
  • 23 views

Carlos Condit talks about his knee injury, his upcoming fight with Thiago Alves and how he thinks his strategy will allow him to finish his opponent in hostile territory. Carlos Condit feels like him read news >>