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UFC 173 Fight Card Receives Another Change

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UFC officials have set the lineup for UFC 173, but only after being forced to make another change.

Chico Camus will step in for an injured Kyung Ho Kang to take on Chris Holdsworth. News of the change was first reported by The MMA Report.

Set for May 24, the event takes place inside MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas. Renan Barao defends his bantamweight title against T.J. Dillashaw in the main event.

Camus (14-4) has posted back-to-back victories. He is 6-1 in his last seven overall, with the lone loss coming to Dustin Kimura.

Holdsworth (5-0) is an alum of The Ultimate Fighter. He captured the season 18 crown with a submission victory over Davey Grant.

Below is the current lineup:

UFC Bantamweight Championship
Renan Barao (c) vs. T.J. Dillashaw

Heavyweight: Junior dos Santos vs. Stipe Miocic

Welterweight: Robbie Lawler vs. Jake Ellenberger

Bantamweight: Francisco Rivera vs. Takeya Mizugaki

Lightweight: Jamie Varner vs. James Krause

PRELIMINARY CARD (FOX Sports 1/8 p.m. ET)

Lightweight: Michael Chiesa vs. Francisco Trinaldo

Lightweight: Tony Ferguson vs. Katsunori Kikuno

Bantamweight: Chris Holdsworth vs. Chico Camus

Lightweight: Al Iaquinta vs. Mitch Clarke

PRELIMINARY CARD (UFC Fight Pass/6:30 p.m. ET)

Lightweight: Anthony Njokuani vs. Vinc Pichel

Featherweight: Sam Sicilia vs. Doo Ho Choi

Welterweight: Jingliang Li vs. Danny Mitchell

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