Rafael Cavalcante Injured, Replaced By Francimar Barroso For Brazil Event

The UFC is getting a new co-main event for Brazil now that Rafael “Feijao” Cavalcante is injured and wis unable to fight. He will be replaced by Francimar Barroso who will face off against Ovince Saint Preux at UFC Fight Night on FOX Sports 1 on Nov. 8 in Uberlandia.

The UFC’s Brazil affiliate released the news on Friday. Saint Preux-Barroso will be the co-main event as of now, UFC officials have confirmed . UFC Fight Night on FOX Sports 1 from Tancredo Neves gymnasium in Uberlandia is headlined by a light heavyweight contender bout between Mauricio “Shogun” Rua and Jimi Manuwa.

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