According to multiple reports, UFC welterweight Jake Ellenberger has been injured and forced out of UFC Fight Night 34. Ellenberger was scheduled to face Tarec Saffiedine in the main event, but UFC officials have now confirmed that Saffiedine will now face Hyun Gyu Lim. The bout will remain a five round main event. Lim is riding a seven fight winning streak headed into the card, and all seven of those bouts were finished before the third round. His most recent wins comes by way of a Technical Knockout win over Pascal Krauss at UFC 164.
UFC Fight Night 34 takes place on January 4 at the Marina Bay Sands in Marina Bay, Singapore. This will be the UFC’s first fight card in Singapore. This is how the card looks as of right now.
- Tarec Saffiedine vs. Hyun Gyu Lim
- Tatsuya Kawajiri vs. Hacran Dias
- Luiz Dutra Jr. vs. Kiichi Kunimoto
- Kyung-Ho Kang vs. Shunichi Shimizu
- Katsunori Kikuno vs. Quinn Mulhern
- Dustin Kimura vs. Jon Delos Reyes
- Mairbek Taisumov vs. Tae Hyun Bang
- Max Holloway vs. Will Chope
- Royston Wee vs. Dave Galera
— UFC News (@UFCNews) November 29, 2013