Magomed Mustafaev for undisclosed reasons withdrawls from fight show UFC 242 and Don Madge lost his opponent.
Fares Ziam has been found for quick replacement.
He will step in to take on South Africa’s Madge in a lightweight bout, reports MMA Junkie. UFC has not yet made an official announcement.
UFC 242 takes place Sept. 7 at The Arena at Yas Island in Abu Dhabi.
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Here is the full fight card:
Khabib Nurmagomedov vs. Dustin Poirier
Edson Barboza vs. Paul Felder
Islam Makhachev vs. Davi Ramos
Shamil Abdurakhimov vs. Curtis Blaydes
Diego Ferreira vs. Mairbek Taisumov
Ottman Azaitar vs. Teemu Packalen
Liana Jojua vs. Sarah Moras
Belal Muhammad vs. Takashi Sato
Muslim Salikhov vs. Nordine Taleb
Omari Akhmedov vs. Zak Cummings
Joanne Calderwood vs. Andrea Lee
Zubaira Tukhugov vs. Lerone Murphy
Don Madge vs. Fares Ziam