Change of Brazilians on the TUF-9 Final card. Escalated to face Melvin guillard, on June 20th, in Las Vegas, Thiago tavares injured his elbow this morning and was left out of the show. To replace the black belt, his ATT teammate, Gleison Tibau is confirmed to face the American.
Tibau comes from a victory over Jeremy Stephens, in the unanimous decision of the judges, at UFN-18, while Guillard also comes from a TKO victory over Dennis Siver, at UFC-86.
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