Alan Belcher forced out of UFN 22 fight with Demian Maia

UFC middleweight star on the rise, Alan Belcher has been forced off the UFC Fight Night 22 main event card where he was set to meet Demian Maia just six weeks before the event after losing his vision during a recent trip to Brazil.

Belcher, speaking via his Twitter account, said:

“While I was in brazil I started losing my vision in my right eye. I saw a dr that told me to go back to us immediately. My friend/surgeon from biloxi got me an emergency surgery scheduled in alabama now just trying to recover. No contact for 6 weeks. Sorry to my trainers. Sorry to ufc & demian Maia, I know he has been training specifically for me. Sorry to my fans as well. As long as I get released from dr I will try to make ufn 22 to see my fans and watch the fights.”

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