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Luke Rockhold out of the UFC 230 co-headliner vs. Chris Weidman

Luke Rockhold def. Chris Weidman at UFC 194: Best Photos The rematch between Luke Rockhold and Chris Weidman has fallen…

The rematch between Luke Rockhold and Chris Weidman has fallen apart.

Rockhold (16-4 MMA, 6-3 UFC), scheduled to rematch ex-champ Weidman (14-3 MMA, 10-3 UFC) in next month’s UFC 230 co-headliner, has been forced to drag Get out of the card due to damage. MMAjunkie verified the news with a person close to the situation after a first report from ESPN.com . The person requested anonymity because the UFC has not yet made an official announcement.

The UFC 230 takes place November 3 at Madison Square Garden in New York. The main card flies on pay-per-view after prelims on FS1 and UFC Fight Pass.

Shortly after the news, Weidman published a statement about the situation (via Twitter ):

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