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Yoshihiro Akiyama has pulled out of his scheduled bout with Nate Marquardt
Yoshihiro Akiyama has pulled out of his scheduled bout with Nate Marquardt at UFC 128 card due to the devastation of Japan caused by a massive earthquake and the tsunamis. Dan Miller steps in to replace him. My condolences to Akiyama, and I fully understand the withdraw. Miller is a very apt replacement.