Despite rumors to the contrary, Jorge Gurgel (1-1 UFC) has stated that he will not be facing Jamie Varner (1-1 UFC) at UFC 73 in July as previously thought. Gurgel last fought and won at UFC 63 in September against Danny Abbadi. Gurgel has been off since the fight to heal a knee injury but has continued training with Rich Franklin. UFC 73 Rumors

Dustin Hazelett (1-1 UFC) will be fighting at UFC 72: Victory in Ireland. After suffering a loss to Tony DeSouza at “The Final Chapter” via submission Hazelett rebounded with a decision win over Diego Saraiva at UFC 67. His opponent for UFC 72 is not yet known. UFC 72 Rumors