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Ramsey Nijem out, Danny Castillo in against Anthony Njoukani at UFC 141

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Ramsey Nijem (5-2 MMA, 1-1 UFC) has suffered an undisclosed injury, and Danny Castillo (12-4 MMA, 2-1 UFC) has taken his place in a UFC 141 fight with fellow lightweight Anthony Njokuani (14-5 MMA, 1-1 UFC).

UFC officials today announced the change.

UFC 141 takes place Dec. 30 at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas.

While the main card airs on pay-per-view, Castillo vs. Njoukani is slated to air as part of Spike TV's two-bout "UFC Prelims" special.


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I like this fight a little more. I think Castillo wins this.

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Post #2   12/7/11 2:27:05PM   

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I was hoping to see Njo tool Stripper Ramsey.

But Last Call Castillo takes this fight.

Post #3   12/7/11 2:28:15PM   

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I figured Njoukani would demolish Ramsey anyway.

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Posted by Budgellism

I like this fight a little more. I think Castillo wins this.



Agreed, Be interesting to see if Castillo trys and stand with Nijoukani or goes right for the ground game.

Post #5   12/7/11 2:35:17PM   

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I think the original fight of Njoukani and Ramsey would have been extremely lopsided in Njoukani's favor. I think he still has an edge on Castillo, but the fight will be more interesting.
I say Njoukani out points Castillo with his unique striking.

Post #6   12/7/11 5:27:39PM   

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way better fight. Njokuani's gonna have his hands full

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Post #7   12/7/11 6:30:05PM   

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Posted by Poor_Franklin

way better fight.



Post #8   12/7/11 6:32:20PM   

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Castillo is a bit of a dark horse in the lightweight division in my opinion.

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njoukani is good, this is a tough fight to call.

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Post #10   12/7/11 7:49:28PM   

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I like this fight more. WEC clash!!!!

Post #11   12/7/11 9:08:59PM