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Jon Fitch Out of UFC 132 Fight with BJ Penn on July 2 Due to Injury

Jon FitchJon Fitch has been forced to withdraw from his rematch with BJ Penn scheduled for UFC 132 on July 2 after suffering an undisclosed injury during training, according to MMA Weekly.

The UFC has not yet found a replacement for the matchup, which co-headlined the pay-per-view event in Las Vegas, but a search is ongoing.

Penn and Fitch fought to a draw at UFC 127 in February, prompting an immediate rematch between the welterweight contenders.

The UFC 132 fight card features UFC bantamweight champ Dominick Cruz vs. Urijah Faber and also includes Tito Ortiz vs. Ryan Bader, Melvin Guillard vs. Shane Roller, Denis Siver vs. Matt Wiman, and George Sotiropoulos vs. Evan Dunham.

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