The UFC announced early Friday morning that No.2 light heavyweight Alexander Gustafsson has been forced to withdraw from the upcoming UFC Fight Night 69 main event bout against Glover Teixeira due to injury.
Now, UFC women’s strawweight champion Joanna Jedrzejczyk (9-0-0) will step into the main event and defend her title against no.3 ranked Jessica Penne (12-3-0).
This is the first time that a UFC Championship will be on a UFC Fight Pass card.
UFC Fight Night 69 takes place on June 20, 2015 at O2 World in Berlin, Germany and will air on UFC Fight Pass.
Down below is the current card as of this writing:
- UFC Strawweight Title Bout: Joanna Jedrzejczyk © vs. Jessica Penne
- Alan Patrick vs. Mairbek Taisumov
- Niklas Backstrom vs. Noad Lahat
- Tatsuya Kawajiri vs. Dennis Siver
- Nick Hein vs. Lukasz Sajewski
- Scott Askham vs. Antonio dos Santos Jr.
- Alan Omer vs. Mike Wilkinson
- Piotr Hallmann vs. Magomed Mustafaev
- Nikita Krylov vs. Marcos Rogerio de Lima
- Makwan Amirkhani vs. Masio Fullen
- Derek Brunson vs. Krzysztof Jotko