"Colossus" out, "Rezdog" in.
James Thompson suffered an undisclosed injury and was forced to withdraw from his upcoming fight against Houston Alexander at the Bellator 129 mixed martial arts (MMA) event from Iowa's Mid-America Center on Friday, Oct. 17, 2014 on Spike TV.
As a result, Alexander (16-10, 2 NC) will now slug it out against dangerous Strikeforce import Virgil Zwicker (12-4) at a catchweight of 215 pounds in the co-main event slot of the cable-televised fight card.
Here is the reshuffled Bellator 129 fight card and line up:
Welterweight Feature Fight: Paul Bradley (21-6) vs. Josh Neer (34-13-1)
Catchweight Feature Fight (215 lbs.): Houston Alexander (16-10) vs. Virgil Zwicker (12-4)
Welterweight Feature Fight: Andre Santos (36-9) vs. James Terry (14-7)
Middleweight Feature Fight: Joe Vedepo (16-8) vs. Davin Clark (5-1-2)
Bantamweight Feature Fight: Chris Lane (14-11) vs. John DeVall (8-5)
Catchweight Feature Fight (150 lbs.): Eric Howser (4-2) vs. Tim Bazer (14-16)
Middleweight Feature Fight: Michael McBride (6-1) vs. TBD
Catchweight Feature Fight (150 lbs.): Martin Trey Brown (7-2) vs. Bryan Corley (2-1)
Catchweight Feature Fight (152 lbs.): Holly Lawson (0-0) vs. Jozette Cotton (4-0)
Middleweight Feature Fight: Brian Green (30-19) vs. Anthony Smith (18-11)
Welterweight Feature Fight: Marcos Marquez (5-3) vs. Victor Moreno (32-20)
Lightweight Feature Fight: Mike Estus (6-2) vs. Ryan Shell (6-1)
See you this Friday!