Anthony “Crush” Torres has been forced to withdraw from his fight at UFC Fight Night 9 due to an undisclosed injury. Rich Clementi will serve as Torres’ replacement when he steps into the cage with tough Brazilian Top Team fighter Roan Carneiro.
Roan Carneiro sports a mixed martial arts record of 10-5-0 with 6 of his victories coming by submission and 4 by decision. Carneiro has stepped into the ring with the likes of Ryo Chonan and Anderson Silva, both in losing efforts. Carneiro holds victories over the likes of Rodrigo Ruas and Matt Horwich.
Rich “No Love” Clementi is an experienced veteran who is stepping into this fight on short notice. Clementi’s last appear in the octagon came in January when he dominated British fighter Ross Pointon.