With UFC Welterweight Champion Georges St-Pierre unable to compete at UFC 137, BJ Penn vs. Nick Diaz was immediately elevated to the main event of the evening, but two other fighters will be benefiting from the shuffling of the deck as well: Dustin Jacoby and Brad Tavares.
The two middleweight fighters will now face off on the main card of the PPV.
Main PPV Televised Card
Nick Diaz vs. B.J. Penn
Cheick Kongo vs. Matt Mitrione
Mirko “Cro Cop” Filipovic vs. Roy Nelson
Hatsu Hioki vs. George Roop
Dustin Jacoby vs. Brad Tavares
Spike TV Preliminary Card
Donald Cerrone vs. Dennis Siver
Tyson Griffin vs. Bart Palaszewski
Facebook Preliminary Card
Jeff Curran vs. Scott Jorgensen
Eliot Marshall vs. Brandon Vera
Danny Downes vs. Ramsey Nijem
Chris Camozzi vs. Francis Carmont
UFC 137 will take place October 29th from Las Vegas, Nevada.
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