Rony Jason pulled from UFC Fight Night 29 card against Jeremy Stephens
A lumbar hernia is to blame for knocking a lightweight fight from the UFC's return to Brazil next month. That's the diagnosis for Rony Jason and the Brazilian MMA Athletic Commission (CABMMA) has ruled him out of his UFC Fight Night 29 bout against Jeremy Stephens .
According to CABMMA, an MRI requested by CABMMA's doctor revealed the injury and Jason's participation in the event was shut down. A time table for his return is not yet known.