Chris Weidman pulled from UFC 181, Hendricks vs Lawler 2 takes over!
Another UFC pay-per-view Title bout has been postponed, as Chris Weidman the current middleweight champion has pulled out from Dec. 6, 2014 bout against Vitor Belfort due to his injury. Chris Weidman’s camp has stated that he has a fractured hand
It is not the first time that a Title bout gets postponed this year, as Jones vs Gustafsson and Jones vs Cormier, have also been postponed due to Jones and Gustafsson’s injury.
UFC has announced that fans should not worry as they have convinced Johnny Hendricks to put his 170-ound title on the line against Robbie Lawler on Dec. 6, 2014 in Las vegas, Nevada, and Chris Weidman vs Vitor Belfort will take place in February, and Anthony Petis vs Gilbert Melendez will remain the co-main event for UFC 181.