Aubin-Mercier replaces Mairbek Taisumov after visa issues took the Russian off the upcoming New York supercard.
Mairbek Taisumov’s loss is Olivier Aubin-Mercier’s gain.
The promising Taisumov ended up off UFC 223 after visa issues derailed his fight against Evan Dunham on April 7th. Luckily for Dunham, Aubin-Mercier will step in and the lightweight fight will go on.
Both Dunham and Aubin-Mercier went ahead and revealed the replacement bout on social media.
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