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UFC on Fox 7 Update: Jon Tuck vs. Norman Parke Pulled With Tuck Injured

UFConFOX7 PosterThe UFC on Fox 7 fight card lost a bout today as TUF: The Smashes¬†champion Norman Parke’s bout with Jon Tuck has been pulled from Saturday’s card. Tuck suffered an undisclosed injury and the UFC elected to pull the bout rather than find a quick replacement for Parke. The bout was originally set for the FX preliminary portion of the card. MMAJunkie confirmed the rumored change yesterday.

The stacked UFC on Fox 7 fight card will take place in San Jose, California. The main event of the evening will have lightweight champion Benson Henderson putting his title on the line against final Strikeforce lightweight champion Gilbert Melendez. The card will be co-headlined by a heavyweight battle between Daniel Cormier and Frank Mir. The card will take place April 20 at the HP Pavilion.

Main Card (FOX 8PM ET)

  • UFC Lightweight Title Fight: Benson Henderson (c) vs. Gilbert Melendez
  • Daniel Cormier vs. Frank Mir
  • Nate Diaz vs. Josh Thomson
  • Matt Brown vs. Jordan Mein

Preliminary Card (FX 5PM ET)

  • Darren Elkins vs. Chad Mendes
  • Francis Carmont vs. Lorenz Larkin
  • Myles Jury vs. Ramsey Nijem
  • Joseph Benavidez vs. Darren Uyenoyama
  • Jorge Masvidal vs. Tim Means

Preliminary Card (Facebook 3:35PM ET)

  • T.J. Dillashaw vs. Hugo Viana
  • Roger Bowling vs. Anthony Njokuani
  • Clifford Starks vs. Yoel Romero

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