UFC officials have announced that Papy Abedi will replace the injured Rich Attonito in a bout against Rick Story at UFC on FX 4. The severity of Attonito’s injury has not been disclosed.
UFC on FX 4 takes place June 22 at Revel Casino in Atlantic City, New Jersey. The event will be headlined by a lightweight bout between top contenders Clay Guida and Gray Maynard.
Abedi is 8-2...
Here we go again.
Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) has yet another injured fighter and yet another fight card shake up, this time it impacts UFC on FX 4, which will take place at the Revel Hotel and Casino in Atlantic City, N.J., on June 22, 2012.
The mixed martial arts (MMA) promotion recently revealed that Rich Attonito sustained an undisclosed injury in training that will...
In more injury news, Rich Attonito has been forced to withdraw from his upcoming welterweight scrap against Rick Story at UFC on FX 4 on June 22nd. Papy Abedi has agreed to replace Attonito to take on Story.
Will the third time be the charm for Abedi (8-2)? He entered the UFC riding an eight bout winning streak but has since suffered consecutive rear-naked choke submission losses...
The Ultimate Fighting Championship will return to Atlantic City, New Jersey on June 22nd for its fourth event on the FX channel.
UFC on FX 4 will be headlined by a five round lightweight battle betwen Clay Guida and Gray Maynard.
Late yesterday, UFC officials announced five additional bouts for the fight card.
Rick Story (13-5) and Rich Attonito (10-5) will look to get back on...
Rich Attonito vs. Jake Hecht Fight Video UFC 140 Prelim.
Check back periodicaly for updates and results from UFC 140; featuring Jon Jones and Lytoto Machida for the light heavyweight title. Official fight card Preliminary card (Facebook) Lightweight bout: Mitch Clarke vs. John Cholish Cholish defeated Clarke via TKO (punches) at 4:36 of round 2. Welterweight bout: Rich Attonito vs. Jake Hecht Hecht defeated Attonito [...]
A fight can change in a split second when you hit someone behind the ear. Jake Hecht drilled Rich Attonito from an odd position, but the effect was the same.
Attonito went out for a second and Hecht took advantage pounding him out at the 1:10 mark of round two in the second fight of the night at UFC 140 in Toronto.
It was a startling turnaround after a first round where Attonito...
UFC 140: Rich Attonito Vs. Jake Hecht
Rich Attonito discusses his UFC 140 bout with Jake Hecht with Sherdog.com’s Greg Savage.