Sage Northcutt, John Makdessi, both injured, fight scrapped from UFC 214

Sage Northcutt, John Makdessi, both injured, fight scrapped from UFC 214

A lightweight bout scheduled for UFC 214 has been scrapped after injuries sustained by both competitors, Sage Northcutt and John Makdessi.

The bout will not be replaced and the card will proceed with 12 bouts.

In the UFC 214 main event, which airs live on Pay-Per-View from Honda Center in Anaheim, it’s the long-awaited rematch between UFC light heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier and former titleholder Jon Jones. Also, Tyron Woodley defends his welterweight crown against Demian Maia, and a new women’s featherweight champion will be crowned when Cris “Cyborg” battles Tonya Evinger.

UFC 214 takes place Saturday, July 29, 2017.