The UFC’s Brazilian Twitter account announced that promotional newcomer Bibiano Fernandes has been forced out of a planned UFC 149 match with Roland Delorme due to injury.
The bout was set for the prelims. An opponent for Delorme is expected to be announced soon.
Fernandes is 11-3 in his career and held the Dream bantamweight championship prior to signing with the UFC.
UFC 149 takes place July 21 from Calgary, Alberta, Canada.