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Dominick Reyes vs. Carlos Ulberg Drops Off UFC 297

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The first UFC Pay-Per-View of 2024, UFC 297, is just three weeks away. A light-heavyweight match-up has been lost.

Dominick Reyes had been a former title contender at 205lbs and was supposed to fight Carlos Ulberg in Toronto on January 20, 2024. Reyes announced the fight would be off on Saturday citing Ulberg’s injury.

“Hey everyone my fight Jan 20 has been called off due to my opponent’s ‘injury,’” Reyes wrote on his Instagram story. “We are currently looking at options or rescheduling. I’ve had a great camp and I’m def frustrated but God has a plan.”

Credit: Dominick Reyes/Instagram

No word on what the nature of Ulberg’s injury might be has been revealed. Dominick “Bones” Reyes (12-4) has not won since 2019. He also failed to win a title fight against Jon Jones in the year following. While coming up short on the scorecards, however, Reyes (12-4) made an impression in the fight, with many feeling he had done enough to dethrone “Bones.”

Ulberg (9-1), who has now won five consecutive fights, is a very good fighter. He’s a member of City Kickboxing, alongside the likes of Israel Adesanya and Dan Hooker.

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