UFC in Montreal takes a hit with main card fight cancellation

The Rory MacDonald vs. Carlos Condit No. 2 match at UFC 158 on 3/16 in Montreal is off due to McDonald suffering a neck injury,

The severity of the injury is unknown.  Condit was told of the injury yesterday.  UFC officials as well as people close to both fighters were quiet on the subject all day.  UFC was working on getting a replacement.

Georges St-Pierre vs. Nick Diaz is the main event on the show at the Bell Centre.

Ariel Helwani at MMAFighting.com confirmed MacDonald being out of action today.

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