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Shogun injured, out against Rashad Evans, Glover Teixeira in MMA News 

Shogun injured, out against Rashad Evans, Glover Teixeira in

Former UFC light heavyweight champion Mauricio “Shogun” Rua has been forced to withdraw from his April 16 bout in Tampa against Rashad Evans due to injury. Replacing him in the FOX-televised bout will be number four-ranked contender Glover Teixeira.

Glover Teixeira vs Rashad Evans

In the main event at Amalie Arena, unbeaten lightweight powerhouse Khabib “The Eagle” Nurmagomedov takes on former Ultimate Fighter winner Tony “El Cucuy” Ferguson. Plus, Lyoto Machida squares off with Dan Henderson and Rose Namajunas faces Tecia Torres.

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Eric Kowal

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Founder of MyMMANews.com - After writing for Ultimate MMA magazine and serving as the editor for U.S. Combat Sports, both of which went on hiatus, I decided to venture out on my own and enlist a staff of writers and photographers that could help me achieve my goal of telling stories that would otherwise go untold. We pride ourselves in taking a deeper look into the fighter, and understanding what makes them click. - #1 Dad, Marine Corps Veteran, 80's and 90's Pro Wrestling Fan, MMA Commentator, Beer Lover, and avid movie watcher. Seriously..... I watch a lot of movies.

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