Mike Ciesnolevicz has been tapped to replace Justin McCully against Neil Grove at UFC 95 later this month after McCully suffered a cut during training and was forced to withdraw from the bout.
A former IFL fighter, Ciesnolevicz’s three career losses have come at the hands of UFC veterans Andre Gusmao (twice) and Reese Andy. Fighting out of Miletich Fighting Systems, Ciesnolevicz has won ihs last three-straight fights, including a first-round submission of Derek Mehman at Adrenaline MMA 2 in December.
A Cage Rage heavyweight contender, Grove holds a 7-1 career mark, including recent back-to-back victories over Robert Berry and James McSweeney.
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