UFC 108 News: Staph Forces Gabriel Gonzaga Out Of Fight With Junior Dos Santos



The traditional New Years UFC show takes another hit, Gabriel Gonzaga is forced to withdraw from his UFC 108 fight with Junior Dos Santos due to a Staph infection.

“The hits keep coming for the UFC, Dana White and matchmaker Joe Silva. The fellas have to scrounge up a quality heavyweight to fight Junior Dos Santos Jan. 2 in Las Vegas at UFC 108. White confirmed that Gabriel Gonzaga is off the card because of staph infection.[Yahoo]”

The obvious replacement would be Cain Velasquez , who is also looking for an opponent after Big Nog Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira fell ill to Staph.

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