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UFC 146 Update: Mark Hunt out, Lavar Johnson In

Lavar JohnsonUFC 146 is changing again with Mark Hunt falling to injury and Lavar Johnson (pictured) filling in against Stefan Struve. MMAJunkie first reported the news earlier today with UFC officials confirming.

Lavar Johnson is 2-0 since joining the UFC after being brought over from Strikeforce. The heavy handed heavyweight has finished both Pat Barry and Joey Beltran, and will be looking to do the same to Stefan Struve.

The all heavyweight UFC 146 maincard takes place May 26 live from the MGM Grand Garden Arena. The main event will feature a heavyweight title fight between champion Junior Dos Santos and former champion Frank Mir.


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