UFC 87: Lesnar vs. Coleman Off, Pierre vs. Fitch To Headline

Brock Lesnar weigh-in

The Ultimate Fighting Championships announced today that Mark Coleman (15-8) will not fight Brock Lesnar (1-1) at UFC 87, due to an knee injury he suffered in training. A replacement has not been named, but one is expected soon.

Also announced, UFC welterweight champion Georges St. Pierre (16-2) will take on former Purdue wrestling team captain, Jon Fitch (16-2) in the main event on August 9 from the Target Center in Minneapolis, MN.


“He’s a very, very tough guy….I’m going to have to train hard and be very well prepared because he may be my toughest fight yet.”