Another injury has forced Khabib Nurmagomedov to the sidelines once again, as the unbeaten lightweight will not compete at The Ultimate Fighter 22 Finale.
Nurmagomedov (22-0) has been replaced by Edson Barboza for a bout vs. Tony Ferguson on December 11. The event features Chad Mendes vs. Frankie Edgar in the headline act.
Ferguson (19-3) has won nine of 10 Octagon fights, while Barboza (16-3) sports a 10-3 record overall with the promotion.
Check out the current lineup below:
Featherweight: Frankie Edgar vs. Chad Mendes
Lightweight: Edson Barboza vs. Tony Ferguson
Lightweight: Joe Lauzon vs. Evan Dunham
Welterweight: Mike Pierce vs. Ryan LaFlare
Featherweight: Mirsad Bektic vs. Tatsuya Kawajiri
Flyweight: Justin Scoggins vs. Joby Sanchez
Heavyweight: Gabriel Gonzaga vs. Konstantin Erokhin