A scheduled bout between Antonio Rogerio Nogueira and Brandon Vera at UFC 109 on Feb. 6 in Las Vegas has been called off due to Injury.
Nogueira re-aggravated an ankle injury and will be unable to train for the fight
Sherdog.com first reported that Nogueira had fractured his ankle, and since the news has been confirmed by multiple sources.
In the hours following the injury report to Nogueira, Vera took to his Twitter account and posted the following.
“just found out I’m firing Jon Bones Jones on March 21st in Denver Colorado. hope u heard it here first!!!! “
Denver Colorado, will play host to UFN 21 which is expected to take place March 31, 2010.
As of this posting there is no word on a potential replacement bout for UFC 109. Stay Tuned to FiveOuncesofPain.com for updates.