A UFC 135 preliminary fight between featherweights Norifumi “Kid” Yamamoto and Damacio Page has been scratched from the September 24 event in Denver, Colorado after both fighters suffered injuries in training for the bout, according to MMAJunkie.
Yamamoto vs. Page was slated for the UFC 135 prelims on Facebook, which now features just three fights, including James Te-Huna vs. Ricardo Romero, Cole Escovedo vs. Takeya Mizugaki, and Eddie Yagin vs. Junior Assuncao.
UFC 135 is headlined by light heavyweight champion Jon Jones vs. Quinton “Rampage” Jackson and also features Diego Sanchez vs. Matt Hughes.
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Pictured: Kid Yamamoto (via UFC.com)