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UFC on Fox 6 Update: Roberts Injured, Replacement Sought

Buddy RobertsUFC middleweight Buddy Roberts has been forced off UFC on Fox 6, a replacement is currently being sought for his opponent Michael Kuiper. Roberts is reportedly dealing with an injury and a rough case of the flu. MMAJunkie first reported the change.

Michael Kuiper now awaits a new opponent for his undercard bout. Kuiper is coming off his first UFC victory at UFC 150, where he defeated Jared Hamman.

UFC on Fox 6 will take place live January 26 from the United Center in Chicago, Illinois. The bill will be headlined by a flyweight title fight between champion Demetrious Johnson and John Dodson. A light heavyweight showdown between Quinton “Rampage” Jackson and Glover Teixeira will serve as the evenings co-main event.

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