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UFC 185 Change: New Bout Made Due To Injury

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The last man to defeat Conor McGregor has received a new opponent for his Octagon debut, as Joseph Duffy will face Jake Lindsey at UFC 185.

Set for March 14 from Dallas, Anthony Pettis will defend his lightweight title against Rafael dos Anjos in the main event.

Duffy (12-1) was set to meet Vagner Rocha, but an injury has knocked Rocha out of action for the time being.

Lindsey (9-2) is getting re-booked after being removed from UFC Fight Night 60 due to an injury of his own.

Below is the current lineup:

UFC Lightweight Championship
Anthony Pettis (c) vs. Rafael dos Anjos

UFC Female Strawweight Championship
Carla Esparza (c) vs. Joanna Jedrzejczyk

Heavyweight: Alistair Overeem vs. Roy Nelson

Flyweight: Chris Cariaso vs. Henry Cejudo

Welterweight: Johny Hendricks vs. Matt Brown

Middleweight: Elias Theodorou vs. Roger Narvaez

Flyweight: Sergio Pettis vs. Ryan Benoit

Lightweight: Ross Pearson vs. Sam Stout

Lightweight: Daron Cruickshank vs. Beneil Dariush

Lightweight: Jake Lindsey vs. Joseph Duffy

Female Bantamweight: Germaine de Randamie vs. Larissa Pacheco

Heavyweight: Jared Rosholt vs. Josh Copeland

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