Herman, Magalhaes likely released from UFC

Thursday, August 15, 2013

A pretty clear indication of a UFC fighter’s release has been removal of their profile from UFC.com. Today, UFC.com removed six profiles from their website, most likely indicating the fighters have been released:

To get the old news out of the way, the UFC has removed Roger Gracie’s profile from their middleweight ranks. Reports of Gracie’s release surfaced last week and came on the heels of his loss to Tim Kennedy in a fight where he not only failed to out strike his opponent but failed to out grapple him as well. It would appear that another five fighters are accompanying Gracie in his journey into the non-UFC MMA world. Those fighters whose names have been removed from the UFC rosters are Dave Herman, Ednaldo Oliveira, Bristol Marunde, John Maguire, and Vinny Magalhaes.

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