Fight booking wire (March 15-21): Johnny Eduardo off Saturday’s UFC on ESPN 22

MMA Junkie Staff
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MMA fight announcements are hard to follow. With so many outlets and channels available, it’s nearly impossible to organize.

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Here are fight announcements that have been broken or confirmed by MMA Junkie for this week, March 15-21:

UFC on ESPN 21: Johnny Eduardo off Saturday's card

[autotag]Johnny Eduardo[/autotag]'s 33-month layoff from MMA competition will continue. Due to visa issues, Eduardo (28-12 MMA, 3-4 UFC) has withdrawn from his bantamweight fight vs. [autotag]Anthony Birchak[/autotag] that was scheduled for Saturday at UFC on ESPN 21. Birchak (15-7 MMA, 2-3 UFC) is now in need of a new opponent. – Johnny Eduardo confirmed the news on Instagram, March 15 (first reported by MMA Fighting)