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Thursday, Apr 03, 2014

UFC FN 39: Alptekin Ozikilic Withdraws Due to Injury

Alptekin Ozkilic (photo via UFC.com)

By FCF Staff

UFC Fight Night 39 will not feature a flyweight bout between Dustin Ortiz and Alptekin Ozkilic afterall, as the latter has been forced to withdraw due to an injury.

The promotion has announced that as a result of Ozkilic’s injury, Ortiz will receive a new opponent for a different card.

Ozkilic, who is coming off a decision loss to Louis Smolka in January, tweeted the following comment about his withdrawal:

UFC FN 39 will go down in Abu Dhabi on April 11th, and will feature decorated heavyweight Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira taking on Roy Nelson.

posted by FCF Staff @ 4:16 pm
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