Jimi Manuwa injured; bout with Nikita Krylov in London scrapped

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The light heavyweight contest between Jimi Manuwa and Nikita Krylov, scheduled for UFC Fight Night 83 in London has been scrapped due to a injury for Manuwa. The UFC announced the news today.

UFC Fight Night 83 will be held on February 27, 2016 at the The O2 Arena in London, England.

Michael Bisping was originally expected to face Gegard Mousasi at this event in a non-headliner middleweight bout. However on December 24, Mousasi was replaced by former UFC Middleweight Champion Anderson Silva in favour of a main event.

With the fight cancellation, UFC Fight Night 83 now looks like this.

Anderson Silva vs. Michael Bisping
Gegard Mousasi vs. Thales Leites
Mike Wilkinson vs. Makwan Amirkhani
Norman Parke vs. Rustam Khabilov
Tom Breese vs. Keita Nakamura
Brad Pickett vs. Henry Briones
Davey Grant vs. Marlon Vera
Arnold Allen vs. Yaotzin Meza
Brad Scott vs. Krzysztof Jotko
Scott Askham vs. Chris Dempsey
David Teymur vs. Martin Svensson
Teemu Packalen vs. Łukasz Sajewski
Daniel Omielańczuk vs. Jarjis Danho

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