MMANytt has reported that Jorgen Kruth has a broken rib and will not be competing in his UFC debut on April 14th. The bout will however still be on the prelim card with Tom DeBlass stepping in to face “The Last Viking’s” opponent Cyrille Diabate.
This is an unfortunate accident and a blow to the many local fans that have followed the legendary Kruth from his K1 days. The 37 year old had been picking up his training and looking to be in top condition for the upcoming bout. MMA Viking wishes Kruth the best in his recovery and looks forward to the time when he can make his Octagon debut.