UFC Vegas 33 co-main occasion that includes Rani Yahya and Kyung Ho Kang has been referred to as off. One other day one other combat referred to as off from the UFC Vegas 33 card. The fights listed have been falling off like a stack of dominoes on account of a number of causes.
After a few fights had been pulled out from the primary card over the past week, 2 fights had been cancelled yesterday after disastrous weigh-ins. Nicco Montano got here in 7 kilos heavier, and her title was withdrawn, and bantamweight fighter Ronnie Lawrence was met with the identical destiny too, after discovering it troublesome to even step on the dimensions.
And extra lately, the co-main occasion that includes bantamweight fighters Rani Yahya and Kyung Ho Kang has been referred to as off as nicely. The rationale for a similar is Yahya testing optimistic for COVID-19. He then issued an announcement on his Instagram account that he had examined optimistic for the virus.
“Thank You All for the help” – Rani Yahya
Yahya’s assertion learn, “Hey guys, my combat simply obtained cancelled. I examined optimistic for the COVID-19 check that was made yesterday. I really feel excellent bodily, and I consider that every little thing occurs for a motive. Thanks all for the help.”
Veteran Rani Yahya has fought in over 35 fights in his profession. He has been part of the UFC since 2011. The Brazilian was coming off a submission (on account of arm-triangle choke) win over Ray Rodriguez earlier this 12 months in March. He can be gutted that COVID obtained the higher of him, as age is catching up with him as nicely.
Kyung Ho Kang has been part of the UFC for eight years. The South Korean is at present on a three-fight profitable streak along with his final win coming over Liu Pingyuan in December 2019. Virtually 2 years in the past. Now, he should wait some extra time, earlier than he can return to the Octagon.
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