UFC News: Thales Leites Injured Hand, Off UFC 81
The UFC has announced that Thales Leites was forced to withdraw from his fight with Nate Marquardt at UFC 81: Breaking Point due to a broken hand suffered in training.
A broken right hand suffered in training Monday has forced middleweight contender Thales Leites to withdraw from his UFC 81 bout against Nate Marquardt. Leites, winner of three in a row in the Octagon, will undergo surgery on the hand later this week.
A replacement for Leites has not yet been announced by the UFC.