Fight change for 12/29 show, Weidman out 3-6 months



Chris Weidman suffered a shoulder injury in training yesterday, thought to be a torn labrum and a possible dislocated or separated shoulder, which will require surgery.  He's estimated to be out of action three to six months.  Weidman was scheduled to face Tim Boetsch in a key middleweight bout on the 12/29 show in Las Vegas.

Costa Philippou, his teammate, whose fight this past Saturday in Montreal with Nick Ring fell through, will now face Boetch.

Story is at:

http://www.mmafighting.com/2012/11/21/3676382/shoulder-injury-forces-chris-weidman-out-of-ufc-155-teammate-costa

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