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Fight Updates: Nik Lentz In To Face Hacran Dias; Julia Budd Gets Mollie Estes At Invicta FC 5

Another injury to Manny Gamburyan will keep the fighters from competing, as Nik Lentz has been cast to replace him and take on Hacran Dias at UFC on FX 8.

The card takes place May 18 from Brazil. The bout will likely be featured on the prelims.

Lentz (23-5-2) is seeking an eighth UFC victory, as he is 2-0 since dropping to featherweight.

Dias (21-1-1) will be returning to action from his own injury, as that caused him to cancel a fight with Chad Mendes.

Budd to face Estes at Invicta FC 5

Strikeforce veteran Julia Budd will take on Mollie Estes next month at Invicta FC 5, officials announced recently.

Budd (4-2) will replace Veronica Rothenhausler. She was originally pegged tot ake on Fiona Muxlow at the April 5 card, but Muxlow stepped in to battle Cris Cyborg.

Estes is 1-1 in her MMA career.

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