Igor Pokrajac out, Mike Massenzio vs. Krzysztof Soszynski at UFC 131 in Vancouver, Canada

Croatian light heavyweight, Igor Pokrajac has been forced out of his UFC 131 bout after picking up an injury, Krzysztof Soszynski will now face late replacement and New Jersey native Mike Massenzio.

Massenzio, normally a middleweight, was released back in 2010 after a string of defeats including a third round submission loss to Brian Stann. After leaving the UFC he picked up a win over Nate Kittredge by TKO in late April and now will get one more chance to redeem himself inside the octagon.

Soszynski has had his share of ups and downs in his UFC career rebounding from his July defeat to Stephan Bonnar, a fight that was stopped in the second round via TKO, defeating Croatian stand-out, Goran Reljic.

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