A shoulder injury has forced Johnny Eduardo to pull out of his UFC 158 preliminary card bout against Yves Jabouin.
UFC officials announced the change today and Jabouin will not received a new opponent.
Eduardo (26-9) has gone 1-1 since being signed by the UFC in 2011 and was the only Brazilian fighters scheduled to fight on next weekend’s card in Montreal. If the UFC is unable to find a new opponent for Jabouin, the UFC 158 card will be trimmed to 12 bouts.
The current UFC 158 card is below:
Main Card: (PPV – 10 p.m. ET/7 p.m. PT)
Georges St-Pierre (23-2) vs. Nick Diaz (27-8-1)
Carlos Condit (28-6) vs. Johny Hendricks (14-1)
Jake Ellenberger (28-6) vs. Nate Marquardt (35-11-2)
Nick Ring (13-1) vs. Chris Camozzi (18-5)
Mike Ricci (8-3) vs. Colin Fletcher (9-2)
Preliminary Card: (FX – 8 p.m. ET/5 p.m PT)
Patrick Cote (19-8) vs. Bobby Voelker (24-8)
Antonio Carvalho (15-5) vs. Darren Elkins (16-2)
Dan Miller (14-6, 1NC) vs. Jordan Mein (26-8)
John Makdessi (10-2) vs. Daron Cruickshank (12-2)
Preliminary Card: (Facebook – 6:35 p.m. ET/3:35 p.m. PT)
Rick Story (14-6) vs. Quinn Mulhern (18-2)
TJ Dillashaw (7-1) vs. Issei Tamura (7-3)
George Roop (12-10-1) vs. Reuben Duran (8-4-1)