Carlos Condit forced to withdraw from UFC 127 with knee injury
A knee injury has dashed Carlos Condit’s hopes for a slugfest with Chris Lytle at UFC 127.
Sources close to the event today informed MMAjunkie.com that Condit will be out of action for a minimum of a
month and will be unable to compete. Sportsnet.ca first reported the
possibility of the former WEC champ’s withdrawal.
UFC 127 takes place Feb. 27 at Acer Arena in Sydney, Australia, and airs live on pay-per-view. Due to the time difference, the event airs live in the U.S. on Feb. 26 in its normal Saturday-night timeslot. A welterweight clash between former champion B.J. Penn and perennial contender Jon Fitch headlines.