MMA Odds and Ends for Friday: Alejandro Perez off TUF 24 Finale due to injury, Patricky Freire injured and off Bellator 167Rob Font needs new opponent with Alejandro Perez off TUF 24 Finale due to injury MMAJunkie broke the news Thursday that Alejandro Perez has been forced to withdraw from the TUF 24 Finale. As the result, the UFC is currently seeking a replacement for Rob Font who is still scheduled to compete on the card. Perez (17-6-1) won the first season of “The Ultimate Fighter: Latin America and is coming off a draw against Albert Morales. Font (12-2) was slated to compete at UFC 204 before Ian Entwistle was ruled medically ineligible at the card’s official weigh-ins, and the matchup was cancelled. The Ultimate Fighter 24 Finale takes place Dec. 3 at The Pearl at Palms Casino Resort in Las Vegas. Here's an updated look at the card. Demetrious Johnson vs. opponent TBA Joseph Benavidez vs. Henry Cejudo Jake Ellenberger vs. Jorge Masvidal Jared Cannonier vs. Ion Cutelaba Alexis Davis vs. Sara McMann Ryan Hall vs. Gray Maynard Rob Font vs. opponent TBA Kailin Curran vs. Jamie Moyle Devin Clark vs. Josh Stansbury Elvis Mutapcic vs. Anthony Smith Brendan O’Reilly vs. “Maestro” Dong Hyun Kim Ryan Benoit vs. Brandon Moreno Patricky Freire off Bellator 167 due to injury According to MMAFighting, Patricky Freire has been forced to withdraw from Bellator 167 due to injury. In addition (according to the promotion) Campos will be paid his show money and rebooked for early next year. Bellator 167 takes place Thackerville, Oklahoma on December 3rd.
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