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Dustin Hazelett Steps In To Face Paul Daley At UFC 108

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According to MMAWeekly:

Multiple sources informed on Tuesday that Hazelett will step in for an injured Carlos Condit to face Paul Daley in the co-main event of UFC 108, which takes place Jan. 2 at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas.

I guess good things come to those who wait.  Hazelett was originally supposed to face Karo Parisyan at UFC 106, but Parisyan pulled out of the fight at the 11th hour.  It was so close to fight time that the UFC could not find a replacement for Hazelett to face, so he was paid his show money plus money to win.  Hazelett's last fight was a submission win against Tamdan McCrory at UFC 91.  He has since suffered a torn ACL, and the Parisyan fight was to be his first fight back.  Now it appears that he'll be able to take a even more high profile fight.  Paul Daley is coming off a stunning first round KO of well respected Martin Kampmann at UFC 103.  Daley actually named Hazelett as someone he wouldn't mind facing in light of Carlos Conditpulling out of the scheduled fight with Daley at UFC108.  It appears that he'll get his wish.  It'll be the length and submission game of Hazelett against the kickboxing prowess of the British up and comer.  Who you got?

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