The UFC has announced that the fight between Charles Rosa and Mizuto Hirota has been canceled. The organization announced that the UFC medical staff ruled that Hirota was unfit to fight due to complications from an excessive weight cut
Hirota weighed in today at 150 lbs, four pounds above the 146 lb limit. After making weight, Hirota stumbled off the scale and had to be assisted to the back area by UFC officials.
Hirota was heading into the fight off a loss to Alex Volkanovski.
The matchup between Jussier Formiga and Yuta Sasaki will replace Rosa vs Hirota on the main card.
Rose and Hirota were supposed to fight each other tomorrow at UFC Fight Night 117 in Saitama, Japan.