Donald Cerrone injured, bout with Robbie Lawler at UFC 213 in Las Vegas is off

With UFC 213 less than two weeks away, the fight card has lost one of its marquee bouts.

MMAFighting are reporting that Donald Cerrone is injured and out of his main card welterweight bout with Robbie Lawler at UFC 213.

UFC 213 will be held on July 8, 2017, at T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas.

MMAFighting is also reporting that bout will be moved to UFC 214 which well be held on July 29, 2017, at Honda Center in Anaheim, California.

No details have been reported on the extent of the injury.

The UFC previously tried to book Cerrone vs. Lawler at UFC 205 in New York before Lawler withdrew. Hopefully, third time is a charm for this bout at UFC 214.

With this announcement, UFC 213 currently looks like this:

Main Card (PPV)
Amanda Nunes (c) vs. Valentina Shevchenko for the UFC women’s bantamweight title
Yoel Romero vs. Robert Whittaker for the interim UFC middleweight title
Fabricio Werdum vs. Alistair Overeem
Anthony Pettis vs. Jim Miller

Preliminary Card (Fox Sports 1)
Travis Browne vs. Oleksiy Oliynyk
Chad Laprise vs. Brian Camozzi
Daniel Omielańczuk vs. Curtis Blaydes
Jordan Mein vs. Belal Muhammad

Preliminary Card (UFC Fight Pass)
Rob Font vs. Douglas Silva de Andrade
Thiago Santos vs. Gerald Meerschaert

 

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