Weidman out of UFC 173 with injury

An important update to May's UFC 173 event...
The Ultimate Fighting Championship announced today that middleweight champion Chris Weidman has been forced to withdraw from his scheduled title defense against Lyoto Machida on May 24. Weidman suffered a knee injury that will require minor surgery and his bout with Machida has been rescheduled for Saturday, July 5. A new main event for UFC 173 on May 24 will be announced in the days to come.
Saturday, October 24
Dublin, Ireland


UFC 192 event at the Toyota Center on October 3, 2015 in Houston, Texas. (Photos by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
Oct 3, 2015
Alexander Gustafsson exchanged blows with light heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier for all five rounds in their UFC 192 title fight on Saturday. Here's what "The Mauler" had to say afterwards.
Oct 3, 2015
Daniel Cormier thanks challenger Alexander Gustafsson for "making him a better man" after successfully defending his light heavyweight title at UFC 192 on Saturday.
Oct 3, 2015
Every revolution starts with a fight. This one features world bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey and challenger Holly Holm, as Rousey looks to defend her 135-pound title for the seventh consecutive time.
Oct 4, 2015