Jon Anik Steps In For Mike Goldberg As UFC 155 Play-By-Play Announcer

Jon Anik, who normally teams with Kenny Florian for the FX and Fuel TV UFC events, will handle play-by-play duties for Saturday’s UFC 155 card.

MMAjunkie.com confirmed with UFC president Dana White that Anik will replace Mike Goldberg for this card.

“He’s taking time off and is not working this weekend,” said White, of Goldberg. “I don’t know when he will be back.”

Anik is also the host for Ultimate Insider and handles weigh-in duties for the events he announces. He came to the UFC after working with ESPN as host of MMA Live.

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