Damian Grabowski vs. Christian Colombo rescheduled for UFC on FOX 25 in Long Island

HAMBURG, GERMANY - SEPTEMBER 02: Christian Colombo of Denmark is pictured during the UFC Fight Night Weigh-in held at Barclaycard Arena on September 2, 2016 in Hamburg, Germany. Andrei 'The Pit Bull' Arlovski and Josh 'The Warmaster' Barnett will fight in the main event on Saturday the 3rd of September, 2016 in this location. (Photo by Dean Mouhtaropoulos/Zuffa LLC/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)

A heavyweight bout has been added to the upcoming UFC on FOX 25 fight card as Damian Grabowski meets Christian Colombo at the event.

UFC on Fox 25 will be held on July 22, 2017, at the Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum in Uniondale, New York.

Newsday reported the bout.

This bout was scheduled to take place at UFC Fight Night 109 in Stockholm next week, however, both fighters have suffered injuries so the bout has been moved to this event.

Damian Grabowski, the former M1 Global heavyweight champion has had a rough start to his UFC career. Two first-round TKO losses to Derick Lewis and Anthony Hamilton have Grabowski in dire need of a win in Long Island.

Christian Colombo earned a majority draw in his UFC debut against Jarjis Danho at UFC Fight Night 93: Arlovski vs. Barnett before dropping a submission loss to Luis Henrique
at UFC Fight Night 100: Bader vs. Nogueira 2.

With this addition, UFC on FOX 25 looks like this:

Chris Weidman vs. Kelvin Gastelum
Jimmie Rivera vs. Thomas Almeida
Gian Villante vs. Patrick Cummins
Chris Wade vs. Frankie Perez
Dennis Bermudez vs. Darren Elkins
Timothy Johnson vs. Junior Albini
Damian Grabowski vs. Christian Colombo

 

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