After losing a bout between “The Ultimate Fighter: Brazil 3″ head coaches Chael Sonnen and Wanderlei Silva, the TUF Brazil 3 Finale has taken yet another hit. A heavyweight clash between Junior dos Santos and Stipe Miocic was set as the new main event and now a report from Brazilian news outlet Combate states dos Santos was forced to withdraw due to injury.
According to Marcelo Russia of Combate, dos Santos suffered a broken hand.
With dos Santos injured and out of the contest, the UFC will begin searching for a replacement.
The TUF Brazil 3 Finale is set to take place May 31 at the Ibirapuera Gymnasium in Sao Paulo. Live coverage of the event is expected to be on FOX Sports 1 with preliminary bouts on UFC Fight Pass.