MMA Headlines May 7 – Cruz Injured, Forced Out of UFC 148

Fight Network Staff / May 7, 2012 - 8:43pm

Headlines making news around the mixed martial arts world…

-Dominick Cruz injured, forced to pull out of UFC 148 bantamweight title bout vs. Urijah Faber (Credit:

-Nate Marquardt vs. Tyron Woodley in the works for July 14 Strikeforce event in Portland or Indianapolis (Credit:

-Jon Jones vs. Dan Henderson targeted for Sept. 1 (Credit:

-After win over Jim Miller, Nate Diaz gets title shot, will wait for winner of Ben Henderson vs. Frankie Edgar rematch (Credit:

-Keith Jardine vs. Roger Gracie in the works for July 14 Strikeforce event (Credit:

-Renato Babalu Sobral faces Tatsuya Mizuno, Masakazu Imanari faces Leandro Issa at ONE FC 4 on June 23 (Credit:

-UFC on FOX 3 draws a reported 10,788 attendees for $1.1 million live gate (Credit:

-MMA bill appears dead in Connecticut due to union opposition (Credit:

-Rafael Natal and Tom DeBlass added to UFC on FUEL TV 4 on JUly 11 in San Jose, Calif.; opponents TBA (Credit:
-TUF: Live episode 9 draws 945,000 viewers for May 4 airing on FX Network (Credit: