Dana White Explains Why Brandao vs. Hettes Was Cancelled Last Minute

Last night, Diego Brandao vs. Jimy Hettes was scrapped from the UFC Fight Pass preliminary card of UFC 183 last minute.

The UFC released a statement which explained that Jimy Hettes passed out backstage, and was taken to a local hospital,…

UFC President Dana White explained after the event, that the doctor ruled Hettes fit to fight, but the NSAC vetoed, and stopped the bout from happening. He also explained that both fighters were paid their ‘show’ money.