CKA: May 17, 2007

News and Notes

- UFC veteran Crafton Wallace has been forced to withdraw from his June 1st TKO middleweight title fight with Patrick Cote. Taking Wallace’s place will be Canadian middleweight and MFC veteran Jason Day.

- MMAWeekly is reporting that Gina Carano has pulled out of her June 2nd battle with Jan Finney due to an intestinal illness.

According to a report by The Fight Network, Carano had just come back from Thailand and had not felt well since her return. While at WEC 27 over the weekend, she had to be taken away in an ambulance due to dehydration. She claimed to be struggling with an intestinal illness.

- The CSAC has cleared former WWE wrestler Brock Lesnar for his upcoming fight with Hong Man Choi at K-1 Dynamite!! USA.

- As we reported yesterday, UFC veteran Jonathan Goulet, will be facing Travis Axworthy at TKO 29: Repercussion.

Media Links

ESPN: This guy scares you?
TKO: “Doom’s” day to fight for TKO MW title
MMAWeekly: UFC president comments on HBO deal
Sherdog: Osawa-Juku: Here to shool you
Sherdog: Versus, WEC Out to Prove Lightweight Talent Isn’t Light On Talent
Sherdog: King of the Streets Returns to the Ring
Fight Opinion: Rampage signs new sponsorship deal


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