UFC has been forced to remove a fight from its UFC Vegas 36 mixed martial arts event scheduled for September 4, 2021, 1:30 PM EDT.
Had the fight taken place, the betting odds were in favor of Martinez at -170 while Rojo was the betting underdog at +155.
In his most recent octagon appearance, Martinez was defeated by Davey Grant via KO/TKO at UFC Vegas 21 in a Bantamweight bout. Martinez was the moderate favorite in the fight, coming in at -300. The loss snapped a 2 fight winning streak.
UFC Vegas 36 will now proceed with 9 bouts. UFC is expected to announce the revised fight card shortly to make it official. This is the 9th fight to be cancelled on this card.