Odoms Out Of UFC 177 Bout Against Magomedov
Richard Odoms has been forced out of his UFC debut against Ruslan Magomedov, and as a result Yancy Medieros vs. Justin Edwards has been pushed to the main card of the UFC 177 PPV.
The UFC has said that they will not seek a replacement opponent for Magomedov, and instead he will be booked on a future show.
UFC 177 takes place on August 30th from Sacramento and features the rematch between TJ Dillashaw and Renan Barao.
The UFC 177 lineup is currently as follows:
MAIN CARD (Pay-per-view, 10 p.m. ET)
Champ T.J. Dillashaw vs. Renan Barao – for bantamweight title
Danny Castillo vs. Tony Ferguson
Shayna Baszler vs. Bethe Correia
Carlos Diego Ferreira vs. Ramsey Nijem
Justin Edwards vs. Yancy Medeiros
PRELIMINARY CARD (FOX Sports 1, 8 p.m. ET)
Derek Brunson vs. Lorenz Larkin
Henry Cejudo vs. Scott Jorgensen
Anthony Hamilton vs. Ruan Potts
PRELIMINARY CARD (UFC Fight Pass, 7:30 p.m. ET)
Anthony Birchak vs. Joe Soto