A fight that was originally booked for UFC 216 earlier this month has been rebooked for next month in Australia. Will Brooks vs Nik Lentz was supposed to take place October 7 in Las Vegas, however Lentz never weighed in on Friday, October 6.
Lentz withdrew from the lightweight fight citing medical issues, but now the two former teammates will meet inside the octagon on November 19 (Nov. 18 U.S. Time) at Qudos Bank Arena in Sydney, Australia.
Heavyweights Anthony Hamilton and Adam Wieczorek were also paired up as well as Australia’s Damien Brown returns to taking on Frank Camacho in a 155-pound matchup.
Full UFC Fight Night 121 fight card:
Fabricio Werdum vs. Marcin Tybura
Joanne Calderwood vs. Bec Rawlings
Belal Muhammad vs. Tim Means
Alexander Volkanovski vs. Humberto Bandenay
Elias Theodorou vs. Daniel Kelly
Jenel Lausa vs. Eric Shelton
Ashkan Mokhtarian vs. Ryan Benoit
Nadia Kassem vs. Alex Chambers
Rashad Coulter vs. Tai Tuivasa
Frank Camacho vs. Damien Brown
Anthony Hamilton vs. Adam Wieczorek
Will Brooks vs. Nik Lentz
Bojan Velickovic vs. Jake Matthews