A planned fight for tonight’s UFC 159: Jones vs. Sonnen card between Nick Catone and James Head has been removed. The contest was slated for the prelims.
According to the UFC, Catone was sent to the hospital due to dehydration. He missed weight on Friday and was going to be fined 20-percent of his purse.
Catone (9-4) has posted a 3-4 UFC record, while Head (9-3) is 2-2 in four Octagon appearances.
If you’d like a little insight into what a fighter does to make weight before a bout, check out this documentation of Alan Belcher’s weight cut from earlier this week.