Matt Wiman has suffered a knee injury ahead of his UFC 145 matchup with Mark Bocek. According to Bocek’s twitter account, Wiman will be replaced by UFC and WEC veteran John Alessio.
Alessio last fought for the Zuffa promotions at WEC 33 and has bounced around between different promotions since. Alessio has won his last three bouts.
UFC 145 will take place at Philips Arena in Atlanta, GA on April 21. The card will be headlined by a matchup between UFC light-heavyweight champion Jon Jones and Rashad Evans.
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