Middleweight contenders #2 Ronaldo “Jacare” Souza (21-3-0, 1NC) and #6 Yoel Romero (9-1-0) will fight at UFC on FOX 15 in New Jersey instead of UFC 184 as originally planned.
Souza fell ill with a bout of pneumonia that forced the delay of the fight.
The Prudential Centre will see #3 Lyoto Machida (22-5-0) and #5 Luke Rockhold (13-2-0) in the main event.
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Souza impressed fans with a submission win over rival Gegard Mousasi at UFC Fight Night 50.
Yoel Romero scored a controversial win over vet Tim Kennedy at UFC 178.
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