Ring takes ill, fight tonight canceled from PPV



Calgary's favorite MMA fighter Nick Ring is off tonight's PPV after battling some type of a virus and the Quebec Athletic Commission physiciain would not clear him to face Costa Philippou tonight.

Changes in the show are that the Mark Bocek vs. Rafael dos Anjos fight will now be on the PPV.  The Antonio Carvalho vs. Rodrigo Damm fight that was scheduled on Facebook has been moved to the FX show as its replacement.

Philippou will get his fight guarantee money and UFC will attempt to book him in a fight as soon as possible.

Story is at http://www.mmafighting.com/2012/11/17/3658208/nick-ring-vs-costa-philippou-ufc-154-fight-canceled-bocek-vs-dos