Randy Brown out of UFC Fight Night 186; Alex Oliveira needs new opponent

Brazilian welterweight Alex Oliveira requires a brand-new challenger for Saturday’s UFC Battle Night 186 occasion.

Randy Brown (12-4 Mixed Martial Arts, 6-4 UFC) has actually been required to withdraw from a prepared match with “Cowboy” at the occasion, Mixed Martial Arts Addict has actually gained from an individual with understanding of the withdrawal, though the factor for the relocation wasn’t revealed. The individual, who asked for privacy due to the fact that the UFC has yet to make a main statement, stated the promo is presently looking for a brand-new challenger for Oliveira (22-9-1 Mixed Martial Arts, 11-7 UFC).

A six-year veteran of the UFC, Oliveira combated most just recently in October, suffering a submission loss to Shavkat Rakhmonov at UFC 254 in Abu Dhabi. That outcome snapped a two-fight winning streak for the 32-year-old veteran, who had actually formerly downed Peter Sobotta and Max Griffin.

UFC Battle Night 186 happens at the UFC Pinnacle in Las Vegas. The complete card streams reside on ESPN+. With the withdrawal, the lineup now consists of:

PRIMARY CARD (ESPN+, 8 p.m. ET)

  • Jairzinho Rozenstruik vs. Ciryl Gane

  • Magomed Ankalaev vs. Nikita Krylov

  • Montana De La Rosa vs. Mayra Bueno Silva

  • Pedro Munhoz vs. Jimmie Rivera

  • Angela Hill vs. Ashley Yoder

  • Alex Caceres vs. Kevin Croom

Initial ESPN+, 5 p.m. ET Edit Erase

  • Alexander Hernandez vs. Thiago Moises

  • Alex Oliveira vs. challenger TBA

  • Alexis Davis vs. Sabina Mazo

  • William Knight vs. Alonzo Menifield

  • Raoni Barcelos vs. Marcelo Rojo

  • Vince Cachero vs. Ronnie Lawrence

  • Maxim Grishin vs. Dustin Jacoby

Jobber Wiki author Frank Long contributed to this report.