Rich Attonito defeated Daniel Roberts by decision on the undercard of UFC on Versus 4 today. Roberts threatened at one point, but Attonito dominated most of the last two rounds to pick up with win in his welterweight debut.
SB Nation MMA brings you live results and play-by-play for UFC on Versus 4 (also known as UFC Live 4) beginning at 6 p.m. ET. The main event features a heavyweight, non-title affair between strikers Pat Barry and Cheick Kongo. The main card will air on the Versus network beginning at 9 p.m. ET.
The staff of Bloody Elbow gives their predictions for the UFC on Versus card. After not being cleared for medical reasons, Nate Marquardt is off the card. Now a bout between Pat Barry and Cheick Kongo is the new main event.
As part of the UFC on Versus 4 fight card, John Howard will face Matt Brown as originally scheduled opponent Martin Kampmann is out due to injury. Rich Attonito was originally slated to face Matt Brown, but will fight late-replacement Daniel Roberts instead.
More injuries have affected June UFC cards. Martin Kampmann is injured and will be replaced by Matt Brown in a bout against John Howard at UFC on Versus 4. Rich Attonito, who was originally scheduled to fight Brown on the same card, will now face Daniel Roberts. Additionally, an injury to Igor Pokrajac has forced the UFC to bring back Mike Massenzio to face Krzysztof Soszynski at UFC 131 this weekend.