Jarjis Danho has been pulled from UFC Fight Night Singapore for undisclosed reasons according to Brett Okamoto of ESPN and will not be fighting Greg Hardy, who will now face Ben Sosoli at UFC Fight Night Boston.
Hardy (5-1-0) enters the contest while in the midst of a two fight winning streak, defeating the duo of Dmitry Smoliakov and Juan Adams. Hardy has competed six times as a professional MMA fighter and none of those bouts went past the second round. Hardy has suffered a single defeat as a professional MMA fighter and that came against Allen Crowder at UFC Fight Night Brooklyn.
Sosoli (7-2-0-1NC) is going to be making his UFC debut in this bout and does so having won four of the last five fights. Sosoli competed on Dana White’s Contender Series Season 3, Episode 10, fighting Dustin Joynson to a no contest. Sosoli is a former Storm MMA Heavyweight Champion, defeating Andrew Machin by split decision to claim the gold.
UFC Fight Night Boston takes place on Friday, October 18 from the TD Garden in Boston, Massachusetts with Chris Weidman and Dominick Reyes headlining. Fightful is providing live coverage of the event, which airs live on ESPN.