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Sakara Out of UFC 122 Bout

Illness forces Sakara to Withdraw from UFC 122 Bout with Rivera
After waking up today with flu like symptoms, middleweight Alessio Sakara has been forced to withdraw from his UFC 122 co-main event bout against Jorge Rivera.

Saturday’s UFC 122 event will carry on as scheduled with 10 bouts. Moving to the televised main card will be the bout between Nick Osipczak and Duane Ludwig.

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