Bellator 185 has lost one of its major bouts.
Former Bellator light heavyweight champion Liam McGeary has suffered an undisclosed injury, thus canceling his fight with late replacement Bubba McDaniel. The news was reported on Monday by MMA Junkie and was later confirmed by MMA Fighting.
Bellator 185 is set to take place on Oct. 20 at the Mohegan Sun Arena in Uncasville, Conn. Former UFC middleweight contender Gegard Mousasi will take on ex-Bellator champ Alexander Shlemenko in the headlining slot.
The full Bellator 185 goes as follows:
- Gegard Mousasi vs. Alexander Shlemenko
- David Rickels vs. Brennan Ward
- Heather Hardy vs. Kristina Williams
- Neiman Gracie vs. Javier Torres
- Ana Julaton vs. Lisa Blaine