TUF: China Finale 145-lbs tourney final postponed, Lee vs. Phan bumped to main card

The Featherweight tourney finals from “The Ultimate Fighter: China” series has been postponed to a later date.

145-lbs tourney finalists Yang Jian Ping (6-3-1) and Ning Guang You (3-2-1) were originally set to clash this weekend at the TUF: China Finale in Macau, but the bout has been scratched from the line-up due to an injury to one of the competitors.

As a result, Vaughan Lee vs. Nam Phan has been promoted to the main card. The event now consists of nine bouts.

MMAjunkie.com first reported the news and UFC officials later confirmed it.

The TUF: China Finale goes down on March 1st at the Cotai Arena in Macau, China. The entire fight card streams LIVE and exclusively on UFC Fight Pass. Headlining the line-up will be a 170-lbs match-up between John Hathaway (17-1) and Dong Hyun Kim (18-2-1, 1 NC).

Be sure to keep it locked to Fight Sport Asia for all updates throughout fight week.

MAIN CARD

  • John Hathaway vs. Dong Hyun Kim
  • Zhang Lipeng vs. Wang Sai (TUF: China Welterweight Tournament Final match-up)
  • Shawn Jordan vs. Matt Mitrione
  • Vaughan Lee vs. Nam Phan
  • Hatsu Hioki vs. Ivan Menjivar

PRELIMINARY CARD

  • Yui Chul Nam vs. Kazuki Tokudome
  • Zak Cummings vs. Alberto Mina
  • Albert Cheng vs. Anying Wang
  • Mark Eddiva vs. Jumabieke Tuerxun

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Thinesh John is a Singapore-based MMA writer. You can check out some of his work over on MMASucka.com. Follow him (@ThineshJohnMMA), and be sure keep up with the latest Asian MMA news from FightSportAsia.com on Twitter (@FightSportAsia) and Facebook

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