Sickness Rules Darrick Minner Out of Saturday’s UFC Bout Against Jordan Griffin

A preliminary fight between Jordan Griffin and Darrick Minner has been taken off of UFC’s Saturday show after Minner became sick on Friday.

Minner took to his Facebook to inform fans about what happened, mentioning how during his weight cut he started to vomit.

“[I] woke up after a two hour nap, started throwing up and didn’t stop for 6-7 hours. Still throwing up this morning but it has slowed down,” said Minner in his post.

A following announcement from the UFC confirmed the cancelled bout.

Without the bout, UFC’s Saturday night fight night still has 10 bouts scheduled. Headlining the card from the UFC APEX in Las Vegas, Nevada, USA, is a flyweight battle between Jessica Eye and Cynthia Calvillo. Here’s the full card.

Bout 10: Jessica Eye (15-7) vs. Cynthia Calvillo (8-1-1) (Flyweight)

Bout 9: Karl Roberson (9-2) vs. Marvin Vettori (14-3-1) (Middleweight)

Bout 8: Gustavo Lopez (11-4) vs. Merab Dvalishvili (10-4) (Catchweight 150-lbs)

Bout 7: Andre Fili (20-7) vs. Charles Jourdain (10-2) (Featherweight)

Bout 6: Jordan Espinosa (14-7) vs. Mark De La Rosa (11-4) (Flyweight)

Preliminary Card

Bout 5: Mariya Agapova (8-1) vs. Hannah Cifers (10-5) (Flyweight)

Bout 4: Charles Rosa (12-4) vs. Kevin Aguilar (17-3) (Featherweight)

Bout 3: Julia Avila (7-1) vs. Gina Mazany (6-3) (Bantamweight)

Bout 2: Zarrukh Adashev (3-1) vs. Tyson Nam (18-11-1) (Flyweight)

Bout 1: Anthony Ivy (8-2) vs. Christian Aguilera (13-6) (Welterweight)



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