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Nick Ring out, Josh Samman meets Uriah Hall at UFC on FOX Sports 1 1

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Nick Ring (13-2 MMA, 3-2 UFC) has been forced out of the UFC's return to Boston in August, and Josh Samman (10-2 MMA, 1-0 UFC) has stepped in to meet Uriah Hall (7-3 MMA, 0-1 UFC) on the card.

With the change to the lineup, the latest UFC on FOX Sports 1 1 card now includes:

MAIN CARD (FOX Sports 1, 8 p.m. ET)
Mauricio Rua vs. Chael Sonnen
Travis Browne vs. Alistair Overeem
Yuri Alcantara vs. Urijah Faber
Thiago Alves vs. Matt Brown
Uriah Hall vs. Josh Samman*
Michael "The Menace" Johnson vs. Joe Lauzon

PRELIMINARY CARD (FOX Sports 1, 6 p.m. ET)
Michael McDonald vs. Brad Pickett
Conor McGregor vs. Andy Ogle
Mike Brown vs. Akira Corassani
Diego Brandao vs. Daniel Pineda

PRELIMINARY CARD (Facebook, 4:30 p.m. ET)
Manny Gamburyan vs. Cole Miller
Cody Donovan vs. Ovince St. Preux
Ramsey Nijem vs. James Vick

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Post #1   7/1/13 2:52:09PM   

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Good call Nick! would have been on the chopping block with 2 losses on the bounce

Post #2   7/1/13 3:29:40PM   

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Samman UD.

Halls gonna be a bigger flop than Phillipe Nover.

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Post #3   7/1/13 3:45:11PM   

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Ring just got saved from an ass beating. Samman is going to get destroyed. This is long over due these two should have fought while they were on TUF.

Post #4   7/1/13 3:53:04PM   

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Ouch. That's twice in three fights he's had to pull out.

Post #5   7/1/13 3:54:51PM   

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Didn't Samman spend the entire season trying to avoid fighting Hall and now takes this one on short notice? He must have seen something in the Hall/Gastelman fight that makes him think he'll win.

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Didn't Samman spend the entire season trying to avoid fighting Hall and now takes this one on short notice? He must have seen something in the Hall/Gastelman fight that makes him think he'll win.

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Posted by jjeans

Samman UD.

Halls gonna be a bigger flop than Phillipe Nover.



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I may have picked Ring over Hall but there's no way in hell I would pick Samman over Hall. *Queue first rd ko for Samman*

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Posted by jjeans

Samman UD.

Halls gonna be a bigger flop than Phillipe Nover.



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This fight should be decent, this was what many thought the TUF finale from last season would be. Not bad for short notice.

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Posted by jjeans

Samman UD.

Halls gonna be a bigger flop than Phillipe Nover.



That'd be tough.. I think if they bring him along at the right pace and not just throw him in with more experienced guys, he'll be fine. He's got a lot of potential

Post #12   7/1/13 6:01:52PM   

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Hall will be fine he's a head case so we'll see but he'll be motivated by a guy that he doesn't like.

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Samman gonna get knocked out

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I thought Ring would of been a great upset bet to beat Hall, however Samman is a stand up fighter who is tailor made for Hall's power. Plus he came a cross as a douche on the show, killer spinning roundhouse and its goodnight Josh

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Post #15   7/2/13 5:10:07AM