Just hours after announcing that Rashad Evans would face Luiz Cane at UFC 85 in London on June 7th following an injury to James Irvin, the UFC has now released a finalized, official fight card for the pay-per-view event and has announced that Evans will no longer be fighting on the card.
A previosuly-scheduled preliminary bout between middleweights Nate Marquardt and Thales Leites has now been bumped to the main, televised card while Cane will take on original opponent Jason Lambert in a preliminary fight.
As always, MMAFrenzy.com will have live coverage of the entire event on June 7th beginning at 3pm ET.
Official Fight Card
- Matt Hughes vs. Thiago Alves
- Michael Bisping vs. Jason Day
- Marcus Davis vs. Mike Swick
- Nate Marquardt vs. Thales Leites
- Fabricio Werdum vs. Brandon Vera
- Jorge Rivera vs. Martin Kampmann
- Matt Wiman vs. Thiago Tavares
- Roan Carneiro vs. Ryo Chonan
- Luiz Cane vs. Jason Lambert
- Paul Taylor vs. Jess Liaudin
- Antoni Hardonk vs. Neil Wain
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