Each day, The MMA Corner will provide a recap of results, event announcements, fight matchups, and injuries/cancellations from throughout the world of MMA.

Injuries change UFC on Fox 2 undercard

Initially, Evan Dunham was set to fight Paul Sass and Eddie Wineland was ready for Johnny Bedford, however injuries to Sass and Wineland have forced them off of the card.  Nik Lentz will replace the undefeated Sass and take on Dunham, while Bedford is currently without an opponent, but the fight has not been removed from the card just yet.

UFC on Fox 2 will take place on Jan. 28 in Chicago.

New lightweight fight set for Strikeforce: Rockhold vs. Jardine

Next month’s Strikeforce card now has a new lightweight fight on its lineup, as Bobby Green will take on Alonzo Martinez.  Green is a former King of the Cage champion and holds a promotional record of 2-1 and a professional record of 17-5, while Martinez will make his promotional debut and enters with a professional record of 35-15-1.

Strikeforce: Rockhold vs. Jardine will take place on Jan. 7 in Las Vegas.

New fight for UFC on FX 1

Brazilian Reza Madadi was looking for a dance partner for his fight at UFC on FX 1 and now he has it. Fabricio Camoes will square off with Madadi in a lightweight scrap.  This fight will mark the Brazilian’s debut with the UFC after compiling a record of 11-2 on his way to the promotion and he is currently riding a six-fight winning streak.

UFC on FX 1 will take place on Jan. 20 in Nashville, Tenn.


Photo: Nik Lentz (Dave Mandel)