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UFC 177 Change: Damon Jackson Signed To Face Yancy Medeiros

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Changes continue to be made to next Saturday’s UFC 177 card, as an injury has knocked Justin Edwards from the night.

Edwards will be replaced by Damon Jackson against Yancy Medeiros at the card from Sacramento and the Sleep Train Arena. The event features a headline fight between UFC bantamweight champion T.J. Dillashaw and Renan Barao.

Jckson (9-0) is coming off a first round submission victory over former UFC and WEC fighter Leonard Garcia. His win over Garcia netted him the Legacy Fighting Championship featherweight title.

Below is the current lineup:

MAIN CARD (PPV/10 p.m. ET)

UFC Bantamweight Championship
T.J. Dillashaw (c) vs. Renan Barao

Lightweight: Danny Castillo vs. Tony Ferguson

Female Bantamweight: Bethe Correia vs. Shayna Baszler

Lightweight: Ramsey Nijem vs. Carlos Diego Ferreira

Lightweight: Damon Jackson vs. Yancy Medeiros


Middleweight: Derek Brunson vs. Lorenz Larkin

Flyweight: Scott Jorgensen vs. Henry Cejudo

Heavyweight: Anthony Hamilton vs. Ruan Potts

Bantamweight: Joe Soto vs. Anthony Birchak

PRELIMINARY CARD (UFC Fight Pass/7:30 p.m. ET)

Lightweight: Cain Carriozsa vs. Chris Wade