Reza Madadi Suffers Visa Issues, Jorge Masvidal vs. Michael Chiesa at UFC on FOX 8 on July 27th in Seattle, Washington

UFC lightweight, Reza Madadi was forced out of his UFC on FOX 8 bout with The Ultimate Fighter season fifteen winner, Michael Chiesa in Seattle, Washington on July 27th, due to problems with his visa.

The news comes from UFC Tonight, with co-host Kenny Florian stating that former Strikeforce title contender, Jorge Masvidal will be stepping in for Madadi.

Masvidal has nearly four times the experience than Chiesa does although he had a great career start, making his way into the octagon by winning the fifteenth season of The Ultimate Fighter.

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