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Nik Lentz out of UFC 216 fight with Will Brooks due to medical issues - MMA Fighting

An American Top Team grudge match isn't going to go down after all Saturday night. Nik Lentz has been pulled from a fight with former teammate Will Brooks at UFC 216 in Las Vegas due to medical issues, the UFC announced Friday morning. Combat Press was ...and more »

Will Brooks puts Nik Lentz, Kevin Lee on blast after UFC 216 weight issues - MMA Fighting

“I knew coming in that Nik Lentz wasn't going to show up,” Brooks said on Periscope on Friday. The former training partners at American Top Team were supposed to meet Saturday night at UFC 216 in something of a grudge match after the two tore into one ...and more »

Nik Lentz: 'My feet and hands went numb' during my UFC 216 weight cut - Bloody Elbow

While Kevin Lee's difficult weight cut was the main story from the UFC 216 weigh-ins, there was one fighter who didn't even attempt to go to the scale. Lightweight veteran Nik Lentz was scheduled to fight on Saturday's preliminary card against Will ...and more »

UFC 216 loses a featured prelim on eve of event - MMAjunkie.com

Brooks (18-3 MMA, 1-2 UFC) and Lentz (27-8-2 MMA, 11-5-1 UFC), lightweights who were scheduled to compete in one of the featured preliminary-card bouts at Saturday's UFC 216 event, have been scratched from the card. UFC officials today announced the ...and more »

UFC 216: Will Brooks vs. Nik Lentz cancelled due to 'medical issues' - Bloody Elbow

Nik Lentz has been removed from UFC 216 after last minute medical issues kept him from weighing in. By Zane Simon@TheZaneSimon Oct 6, 2017, 2:07pm EDT. Share Tweet Share. Share. UFC 216: Will Brooks vs. Nik Lentz cancelled due to 'medical issues ...and more »

Nik Lentz releases statement on UFC 216 scratch, says it's not his fault - MMAjunkie.com

Nik Lentz said his decision to go to the hospital because of a health issue forced his withdrawal from tonight' UFC 216 event. Lentz (27-8-2 MMA, 11-5-1 UFC) was slated to fight lightweight Will Brooks (18-3 MMA, 1-2 UFC) on the FX-televised prelims of ...and more »

Nik Lentz Out of UFC 216 Due to Medical Issues, Bout vs. Will Brooks Canceled - Sherdog.com

Medical issues have forced Nik Lentz to withdraw from UFC 216, according to a statement from the Las Vegas-based promotion on Friday. As a result, his lightweight clash with Will Brooks has been canceled. UFC 216 will proceed with 12 bouts, and a ...and more »

Nik Lentz Releases Statement Revealing Why He Was Removed from UFC 216 - MMAWeekly (blog)

Lightweight fighter Nik Lentz has been forced out of his scheduled fight against former teammate Will Brooks, and now we know why. The Lentz vs. Brooks bout had been slated for the UFC 216 Prelims on FX. The match-up was scratched Friday morning as the ...and more »

Medical issues force Nik Lentz out of UFC 216 fight with Will Brooks - FanSided

UFC 216 will be out a lightweight fight on Saturday night as the preliminary bout between Nik Lentz and Will Brooks is off. Nik Lentz will not be competing Saturday night at UFC 216. Lentz has been forced to withdraw from his lightweight matchup with ...and more »

Will Brooks vs. Nik Lentz Scrapped from UFC 216 Fight Card - MMAWeekly (blog)

Lightweight fighter Nik Lentz has been forced out of his scheduled fight against former teammate Will Brooks and the matchup has now been scratched. UFC officials confirmed the news on Friday. “Due to medical issues with Nik Lentz, his bout against ...and more »