Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) featherweight Nam Phan has asked the world's largest mixed martial arts promotion to let him fight Dennis Siver at the upcoming UFC on FOX 5 event scheduled for Dec. 8, 2012 at the KeyArena in Seattle Washington.
Request granted, according to MMA Fighting.
Phan requested the fight through Twitter after the announcement came that Yagin was out of the match with Siver.
“if1azn brother falls than another must take his spot. Who wants 2 c me fight Dennis Siver? tweet 2 @ufc & @danawhite lol :) ,” Phan tweeted on Tuesday night.