By: Mike Thorwart
Photo By: UFC
Even though Matthew Riddle (5-3) had to pull out of this past weekends UFC 141 card, it didn’t take long for him to get another fight.
At UFC 143, Amir Sadollah (5-3) was slated to take on Jorge Lopen who is trained by none other then Wanderlai Silva, has been injured and must pull out of the fight.
Matthew Riddle will take Sadollah’s place, UFC official’s announced today.
UFC 143 will take place on Saturday, February 4th at the Mandalay Bay’s Event Center in Las Vegas NV. The main card will air on pay per view. The prelims (including this one) is scheduled to air on Fuel TV.
The most up to date UFC 143 card is as follows:
Carlos Condit vs. Nick Diaz (for interim welterweight title)
Josh Koscheck vs. Mike Pierce
Roy Nelson vs. Fabricio Werdum
Renan Barao vs. Scott Jorgensen
Dustin Poirier vs. TBA
Ed Herman vs. Clifford Starks
Alex Caceres vs. Edwin Figueroa
Jorge Lopez vs. Matt Riddle
Rafael Natal vs Michael Kuiper
Justin Edwards vs. Mike Stumpf