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Manny Gamburyan, Scrapped From UFC 135 Due to Injury

Written on August 16, 2011 by Lulu

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Manny Gamburyan suffered a shoulder injury, forcing him to bow out from his upcoming match against Diego Nunes at UFC 135.

Manny Gamburyan was forced out of his UFC 135 bout against Diego Nunes due to shoulder injury. The fighter announced the news through his Twitter account on Monday.

The former WEC featherweight contender was supposed to return to the Octagon after his loss to Tyson Griffin back in June in a close decision match.

There are still no words yet on a potential replacement for Manny Gamburyan. However, matchmaker – Sean Shelby – will likely not take a long period of time before he find a viable candidate.

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TUF 14 Tryouts Will Start this March

Written on March 03, 2011 by Markham Mencken

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With TUF 13 soon to kick off in the airwaves, UFC is already scouting for TUF 14 cast members. And this time, the reality show will feature fighters from Featherweight and Bantamweight divisions.

UFC matchmaker, Sean Shelby, posted a tweet last Wednesday, that tryout for TUF 14 will start later this month. Furthermore, the next season of The Ultimate Fighter will feature fighters from the Featherweight and Bantamweight divisions.

This will grace the first time that former WEC featured divisions will get their chance at the Spike TV reality show. The TUF 14 tryout will kick off on March 21, at the Marriott Newark Liberty International.

On a different note, The TUF 13 will begin on March 30, with Brock Lesnar and Junior dos Santos serving as coaches on two different teams of welterweight fighters. Are you ready to take the action?

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