UFC 203 change, former champ Fabricio Werdum needs new opponent

Fabricio Werdum

Former UFC heavyweight champion Fabricio Werdum was scheduled to fight Ben Rothwell at UFC 203 in Cleveland, Ohio.

However, Werdum will need a new opponent now that Rothwell has suffered a knee injury and has been forced to withdraw from the bout, according to sources confirmed by MMA Junkie on Thursday.

A member from Rothwell’s team stated that “Big Ben” might have a torn meniscus and may need an ACL injury.

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