Tyron Woodley Replacing Hector Lombard At UFC Macau

The UFC has announced during the UFC Macau Press Conference that Hector Lombard is injured and can no longer face Dong Hyun Kim. Dana White, is in Hong Kong for the press conference announced that Tyron Woodley is stepping in for Lombard.

Woodley last faced off against Rory MacDonald and lost via unanimous decision at UFC 174. Woodley is now in Asia, training at Evolve MMA’s facility in Singapore. It hasn’t been confirmed yet but sources say that Lombard is suffering from back issues which have made him unfit to compete.

UFC Macau will take place this August and will be headlined by a match between Michael Bisping and Cung Le. Stay tuned for more updates from the presser.

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