Jeremy Stephens Injured, Thiago Tavares Steps In At UFN 20
According to MMAJunkie, it looks as if Thiago Tavares (14-3 MMA, 4-3 UFC) will replace the injured Jeremy Stephens (16-4 MMA, 4-4 UFC) and face Nik Lentz (17-3-1 MMA, 1-0 UFC) at UFC Fight Night 20. Here is the updated card for UFC Fight Night 20, which takes place Jan. 11 in Fairfax, Va.
- Nate Diaz vs. Gray Maynard
- Brad Blackburn vs. Amir Sadollah*
- Evan Dunham vs. Efrain Escudero
- Tom Lawlor vs. Aaron Simpson
- Thiago Tavares vs. Nick Lentz*
- Chris Leben vs. Jay Silva
- Jesse Lennox vs. Rick Story
- Mike Guymon vs. Rory MacDonald
- Kyle Bradley vs. Rafael dos Anjos
- Tim Credeur vs. Mike Massenzio
- Nick Catone vs. Steve Steinbeiss
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