Norman Parke vs. Jon Tuck pulled from Saturday’s UFC on Fox 7
A lightweight fight has been pulled from this weekend’s UFC on Fox 7 card as the fight between Norman Parke and Jon Tuck has been scrapped.
The fight was pulled after Tuck suffered an undisclosed injury and with very little timeframe to find a replacement, the UFC instead decided to pull the fight.
The fight would have served as the first for Parke (17-2-0) since he defeated Colin Fletcher to win TUF: The Smashes this past December.
Parke also took to his official Facebook page to break the news.
Tuck (7-0-0) made his successful UFC debut last November when he defeated Tiequan Zhang.
Parke vs. Tuck was expected to be part of the FX portion of the card but now a Facebook prelim will be moved up the card.
UFC on Fox 7 takes place this Saturday and is headlined by a lightweight title fight between Benson Henderson and Gilbert Melendez.
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