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Hand injury forces Rafaello Oliveira out of UFC on FOX 5, Michael Chiesa bout

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"The Ultimate Fighter 15" winner Michael Chiesa (8-0 MMA, 1-0 UFC) will need a new opponent for his first post-"TUF" bout.

Lightweight opponent Rafaello Oliveira (15-5 MMA, 2-4 UFC) suffered a broken hand in training and has pulled out of their scheduled UFC on FOX 5 meeting.

Oliveira and Chiesa tweeted news of the injury, though UFC officials haven't formally removed it from the December card.


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Post #1   10/24/12 10:16:18AM   

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That kind of sucks. I'm not a fan of Oliveira though so hopefully they'll find a better replacement.

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Post #2   10/24/12 10:34:15AM   

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Lucky for Rafaello because my boy Chiesa was going to spank him

Post #3   10/24/12 11:34:21AM