MMAFighting.com is reporting that Anthony Johnson’s manager, Ken Pavia, has confirmed that “Rumble” has had to pull out of his fight with John Howard due to an undisclosed knee injury. Their fight was to take place at the UFC on Versus show on March 21.
John Howard holds three wins in three fights in the Octagon and has a 13-4 record in professional MMA competition. His last fight saw “Doomsday” defeat Dennis Hallman by TKO (punches).
Anthony “Rumble” Johnson has earned five wins in eight Octagon appearances. He avenged a controversial loss to Kevin Burns and went on a three fight win streak until being submitted by Josh Koscheck in his last fight at UFC 106: Ortiz Vs. Griffin 2.