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Halifax Fight Week Updates

 
With two late withdrawals hitting this Saturday's UFC Fight Night event in Halifax, a pair of newcomers will get their chance to make an immediate impact in the Octagon.

In flyweight action, Nova Scotia's Chris Kelades will step in for Louis Gaudinot against unbeaten Irish sensation Patrick Holohan, and in the bantamweight division, Roman Salazar will make his UFC debut, as he replaces Rob Font against Canada's own Mitch Gagnon.

The updated fight card now looks like this:

SPORTSNET 360 MAIN EVENT
Tarec Saffiedine VS Rory MacDonald

SPORTSNET 360 MAIN CARD
Bryan Caraway VS Raphael Assuncao
Yosdenis Cedeno VS Chad Laprise
Bruno Santos VS Elias Theodorou
Li Jingliang VS Nordine Taleb
Roman Salazar VS Mitch Gagnon

SPORTSNET 360 PRELIMS
Anthony Njokuani VS Daron Cruickshank
Jake Lindsey VS Olivier Aubin-Mercier
Paul Felder VS Jason Saggo
Chris Kelades VS Patrick Holohan

UFC FIGHT PASS EARLY PRELIMS
Matt Dwyer VS Albert Tumenov
Jerrod Sanders VS Pedro Munhoz
Saturday, February 23
2PM/11AM
ETPT
Prague, Czech Republic

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