UFC FN 69: Arnold Allen Stepping in on Short Notice For Mike Wilkinson
By FCF Staff
UFC Fight Night 69 has undergone a very late change, as the promotion has announced that Mike Wilkinson has withdraw from the event due to injury. Stepping in for Wilkinson will be Arnold Allen, who will now take on featherweight Alan Omer.
The nature of Wilkinson’s injury was not disclosed.
Allen (9-1) will make his way to the UFC having gone 4-1 in his last 5 contests. Most recently, at a Made 4 the Cage card in November, the British fighter stopped Paul Cook.
Omer (18-4), meanwhile, is looking to rebound from a split decision loss he incurred versus Jim Alers last April. The Iraqi fighter had won four in a row prior to the loss.
UFC FN 69 will take place on June 20th at the O2 World Arena in Berlin, Germany.