Shane Del Rosario forced out of June 18th fight, K.J. Noons vs. Jorge Masvidal now likely

Shane Del Rosairo has been involved in a car accident this past week forcing him out of his June 18th fight with Daniel Cormier, details of how severe the injury remains a mystery at this time. A lightweight bout between K.J. Noons and Jorge Masvidal is being put together to replace the main card match up.

Noons will look to get back to his winning ways after coming up in his Strikeforce welterweight title shot when he rematched Nick Diaz at the back end of last year. Prior to that he’d strung together a six fight winning streak including the previous win over Diaz for the EliteXC lightweight title.

Masvidal was shelved following his three round unanimous decision win over Billy Evangelista by an indefinite medical suspension, sources now reveal that the hand injury isn’t as bad as first thought and he has since been given the ok.

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