Another change has been forced on the UFC on FOX Sports 1 1 fight card as Akira Corassani has been forced off the card for undisclosed reasons. In his place against Mike Brown will be Steven Siler. UFC officials announced the change earlier today.
Siler comes into the bout fresh off his fourth victory in five fights inside the Octagon after defeating Kurt Holobaugh in UFC 159. Siler will be welcoming Mike Brown back to the Octagon when he steps into the cage in Boston.
UFC on FOX Sports 1 1 will take place August 17 at the TD Garden in Boston, Massachusetts. Light heavyweights Chael Sonnen and Maurício “Shogun” Rua will face off in the main event. The card will also feature a bout between former Strikeforce champion Alistair Overeem and Travis Browne.
UFC on FOX Sports 1 1 Fight Card:
- Chael Sonnen vs. Maurício “Shogun” Rua
- Travis Browne vs. Alistair Overeem
- Yuri Alcantara vs. Urijah Faber
- Michael McDonald vs. Brad Pickett
- Joe Lauzon vs. Michael Johnson
- Matt Brown vs. Thiago Alves
- Mike Brown vs. Steven Siler
- Uriah Hall vs. Josh Samman
- Conor McGregor vs. Andy Ogle
- Cole Miller vs. Manny Gamburyan