Demetrious Johnson injured, UFC 201 bout vs. Wilson Reis postponed

The hits keep on coming for the Ultimate Fighting Championship. UFC flyweight champion Demetrious Johnson was set to defend his title on July 30 against Wilson Reis at UFC 201 in Atlanta, but an injury has forced the 125-pound to withdraw from the scheduled bout.

The news was first reported by Combate, which also broke the big UFC 200 news regarding Daniel Cormier vs. Anderson Silva on Thursday.

Reis is still expected to receive the next flyweight title shot, at a rescheduled date once the champion recovers.

With the change at the top of the fight card, here is the latest lineup for UFC 201:

Robbie Lawler vs. Tyron Woodley
Cesar Arzamendia vs. Damien Brown
Michael Graves vs. Bojan Velickovic
Erik Perez vs. Francisco Rivera
Damian Grabowski vs. Anthony Hamilton
Matt Brown vs. Jake Ellenberger
Ed Herman vs. Nikita Krylov
Karolina Kowalkiewicz vs. Rose Namajunas
Siyar Bahadurzada vs. Jorge Masvidal
Ian McCall vs. Justin Scoggins

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