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Marlon Vera vs. Frankie Saenz called off for UFC 235

MMA: UFC Fight Night-Buenos Aires-Cannetti vs Vera Jason Silva-USA TODAY Sports

UFC 235 will only have 12 fights Saturday night.

A bantamweight contest between Marlon Vera and Frankie Saenz has been canceled over an “illness” to Vera, according to UFC officials Wednesday.

The bout was scheduled for the UFC Fight Pass portion of the card.

Update: Vera took to Twitter to give his side about what happened.

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