Injury Forces Mirsad Bektic Out Of UFC 231

UFC 231’s featherweight supporting act is off. FloCombat has learned an injury has forced 145-pound contender Mirsad Bektic out of his bout against surging Brazilian Renato Moicano.

Earlier this week, Bektic suffered a fairly severe laceration in training, resulting in his removal from the clash in Toronto.

The showdown between Bektic and Moicano was scheduled to take place as part of the same card as the featherweight title fight between Max Holloway and Brian Ortega.

No replacement has been found yet for Bektic, although sources tell FloCombat the UFC is actively searching up and down the roster to find a formidable foe.

Stay tuned to FloCombat for updates regarding the situation.

Vince Morales Ready To 'Play Spoiler' Against Benito Lopez

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Split Decisions With Jorge Masvidal

UFC 239 promised some incredible action, and boy did it deliver. We’re breaking down all the big stories that came out of this past weekend, including debating the main events scorecards from the title fight between Jon Jones and Thiago Santos and talking about Jorge Masvidal’s potential title shot. 

Valor Fighting Challenge 61 Full Preview, How To Watch

What’s more American than spending your Friday night watching people punch each other in the face smack dab in the middle of Tennessee's greatest country music night club?

AKA: Rite Of Passage 8 Full Preview, How To Watch

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FloCombat Prospect Of The Week: Uros Jurisic

Mixed martial arts is a rapidly evolving sport with an unbelievably high rate of turnover. Today’s stars will soon be yesterday’s, and tomorrow’s will soon be today’s. At FloCombat, we’re committed to showcasing some of the best young talents the sport has to offer. We want to introduce you to the next wave of MMA superstars — which we've done with names such as Deron Winn, Luis Pena, Manny Bermudez and countless others over the years of streaming live events from across the U.S. 

Ben Askren Says It's 'Pretty Obvious' He's In Jorge Masvidal's Head

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Top Turtle MMA Podcast: Top 5 Fights Left In 2019

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Cowboy Fight Series 2: Watch Four Title Fights Live On FloCombat

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The brainchild of perennial UFC lightweight contender and legend Donald “Cowboy” Cerrone, Cowboy Fight Series, is back with its second event this Saturday, live at 5:30 p.m. from Gold’s Gym in Sterling, Virginia, and streaming on FloCombat.

Luis Pena's Newfound Philosophy: Have Fun Hitting People In The Face

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By Mike Heck 

Luis Pena lived up to his “Violent Bob Ross” moniker in a big way on Saturday afternoon in Greenville, South Carolina, at UFC on ESPN+ 12. 

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In the heart of many fighters is the desire to go out and beat their opponents at their own game. Jack Hermansson openly stated it before he went in to face Ronaldo "Jacare" Souza: He wanted to grapple with the very best and show that he could handle it. Ian Heinisch said as much when he faced Antonio Carlos Junior. Both men stepped into the belly of the beast and came out the other side victorious.