Markes vs. Brunson off Fuel TV 10 card due to car accident


Unfortunately for Ronny Markes, he had to withdraw from tomorrow's UFC on Fuel TV 10 card in Brazil after being involved in an auto accident. Ariel Helwani of broke the news:

According to White, Markes suffered a concussion in the car accident and also injured his back and neck. White also confirmed that both fighters will receive their show money.

As a result, 12 fights will now take place on Saturday night's card in Fortaleza, Brazil.

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tags: Ronny Markes   Derek Brunson (detail)  


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OnlyTheStrongSurvive site profile image  

6/8/13 12:42 PM by OnlyTheStrongSurvive

Think I read Andre Pederneiras was driving. Sucks but at least they're alright

2xAA site profile image  

6/8/13 12:39 PM by 2xAA

i assume markes wasn't drivingso good on ufc on paying both fighters their moneythey should give brunson a fight quicktime

Card site profile image  

6/7/13 3:06 PM by Card

Says Markes suffered a concussion but he's ok.

CindyO site profile image  

6/7/13 2:28 PM by CindyO

Awesome they're still getting paid. Get well soon.   Cindy

jwistead site profile image  

6/7/13 2:26 PM by jwistead

Props to Dana and Zuffa for coming through with the show money.

YHTOMIT2001 site profile image  

6/7/13 2:25 PM by YHTOMIT2001

Sucks for both guys. Brunson is a cool dude, I was definitely rooting for him. Hope they get him on an upcoming card.

Card site profile image  

6/7/13 1:48 PM by Card

Hope Markes is ok... it must be pretty serious.

Haadogei site profile image  

6/7/13 1:48 PM by Haadogei

i was thinking about betting on Brunson. oh well. poor guy.