[Breaking] Demetrious Johnson injured, title bout vs. Wilson Reis at UFC 201 is off


The flyweight title bout between champion Demetrious Johnson and challenger Wilson Reis has been postponed due to an injury to the champion.

Combate first reported the news. There is no news yet on what injury Johnson suffered.

UFC 201 will be held on July 30, 2016, at Philips Arena in Atlanta, Georgia.

This will be the third that the organization has hosted in Atlanta, following UFC 88 in September of 2008 and UFC 145 in April of 2012. The event will be headlined by a UFC Welterweight Championship bout between current champion Robbie Lawler and top contender Tyron Woodley.

With this announcement, UFC 201 currently looks like this:

Robbie Lawler (c) vs. Tyron Woodley for the UFC welterweight title
Matt Brown vs. Jake Ellenberger
Rose Namajunas vs. Karolina Kowalkiewicz
Ed Herman vs. Nikita Krylov
Jorge Masvidal vs. Siyar Bahadurzada
Francisco Rivera vs. Érik Pérez
Michael Graves vs. Bojan Veličković
Anthony Hamilton vs. Damian Grabowski
César Arzamendia vs. Damien Brown

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