Sherdog.com is reporting Canadian welterweight Jeff “The Inferno” Joslin (5-3) has been forced to withdraw from his fight at UFC 73 with Chris Lytle (22-14-5) due to an injury. Taking Joslin’s place will be UFC vet Drew Fickett (29-5-0).
According to an article on ‘The Fight Network’, Joslin was craving the opportunity to fight a well-known name but to his dismay the injury bug bit him again.
“I’ve been going through a few days of being pissed off,” a disappointed Joslin said today. “I was looking forward to the fight; he’s [Lytle] a well-known name and it was a good opportunity.”
UFC 73: Stacked is scheduled to take place July 7th at the ARCO Arena in Sacramento, California.
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