A car accident has forced a change to the UFC on FUEL TV 10 fight card as Ronny Markes has been hospitalized due to injuries sustained in the crash. News of the change first broke via Tatame.
Ronny Markes vs Derek Brunson off UFC on Fuel TV 10 with Markes involved in car accident earlier today
— Guilherme Cruz (@guicruzzz) June 7, 2013
While the UFC has yet to officially announce the change, MMAJunkie reports – citing UFC president Dana White – that both fighters will receive their show money for tomorrow’s card.
UFC on FUEL TV 10 takes place June 8 in Fortaleza, Ceará, Brazil The main event will see The Ultimate Fighter: Brazil 2′s head coaches square off as Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira faces off with Fabricio Werdum. The billing will be co-headlined by the aforementioned The Ultimate Fighter: Brazil 2 final.
UFC on FUEL TV 10 Fight Card:
Main Card (FUEL TV)
- Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira vs. Fabricio Werdum
- TUF: Brazil 2 Tournament Final: Leandro Santos vs. William Macario
- Rafael Cavalcante vs. Thiago Silva
- Jason High vs. Erick Silva
- Eddie Mendez vs. Daniel Sarafian
- Rony Jason vs. Mike Wilkinson
Preliminary Card (Facebook)
- Raphael Assuncao vs. Vaughan Lee
Derek Brunson vs. Ronny Markes
- Felipe Arantes vs. Godofredo Castro
- Ildemar Alcantara vs. Leandro “Buscapé” Silva
- Rodrigo Damm vs. Mizuto Hirota
- Caio Magalhaes vs. Karlos Vemola
- Antonio Braga Neto vs. Anthony Smith