UFC Removes 8 Fighters From Roster

By BJPENN.COM News - January 4, 2015


The UFC has reportedly removed 8 fighters from their roster, with some cuts being confirmed by the fighters, while others have yet to be confirmed by the UFC.

The following fighters have reportedly been released:
* indicates confirmed

Issac Vallie-Flagg*
Phil Harris* – Retired from MMA while signed with UFC
Fabricio Camoes
Garett Whiteley
Wagner Silva
Guto Inocente
Chris Heatherly
Ernest Chavez
– Booked to fight under another promotion, which breaches UFC’s contract, and will likely result in release.

Vallie-Flagg took to Twitter to petition Scott Coker and Bellator MMA for a job.

Phil Harris on the other hand announced his retirement from MMA.

The source, which has reported the roster changes is a reliable one, meaning the UFC will likely confirm the release of the above-mentioned fighters in the coming days.