An injury has forced Eric Prindle to pull out of his fight on Thursday night against Brett Rogers at Bellator 93 and Thursday night’s main card on Spike TV will now have three fights.
Bellator officials confirmed to TheMMAReport.com on Tuesday that Prindle is off the card with an injury and Rogers will not be fighting on Thursday night.
Prindle (7-3, 1NC) opened his Bellator career with three straight victories and won the season five heavyweight tournament.
Since winning the tournament, he has lost back to back fights which includes a disqualification defeat in the season seven heavyweight tournament quarterfinals against Thiago Santos.
With the heavyweight fight off the card, the Bellator 93 card will have ten fights and the current card is below.
Main Card: (Spike TV – 10 p.m. ET)
Dave Jansen (18-2) vs. Marcin Held (15-2)
Ryan Martinez (8-2) vs. Travis Wiuff (68-16)
Waachiim Spiritwolf (9-11-1) vs. Marcus Davis (21-9)
Preliminary Card: (Spike.com – 8 p.m. ET)
Vince Murdock (1-0) vs. John Raio (0-1)
Ryan Sanders (4-3) vs. Michael Page (3-0)
Brent Dillingham (0-0) vs. Mike Mucitelli (4-0)
Pierre Pierry (3-2) vs. Joe Pacheco (5-0)
Jason Butcher (5-0) vs. Jack Hermansson (5-1)
Dave Vitkay (11-12) vs. Jesse Peterson (7-2)
Jesse Erickson (0-0) vs. Jon Lemke (1-0)