Ilir Latifi Says Lil’ Nog Off UFC Fight Night 112

Ilir Latifi was set to face Antonio “Lil’ Nog” Rogerio Nogueira in a battle of top light heavyweights at UFC Fight Night 112.

However, that fight will not be taking place any longer according to Latifi, who made the following statement on his Twitter.

It should be noted that neither Nogueira or a UFC official has confirmed the news. If true, it makes the sixth UFC fight Nogueira has withdrawn from.

If the news is true, then Latifi has an opponent in mind to replace Nogueira, the fighter revealed that opponent on Twitter.

UFC Fight Night 112 takes place on Sunday, June 25 from the Chesapeake Energy Arena in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma with Michael Chiesa and Kevin Lee headlining. Fightful is providing live coverage of the event, which airs live on Fox Sports 1.