UNSUPPORTED BROWSER
MMA

Hernandez breaks hand, won't fight against Fields

Photo:

Yoan Pablo Hernandez (left) fights Steve Herelius during a 2011 WBA cruiserweight title bout.

FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) -- Yoan Pablo Hernandez has called off his IBF cruiserweight title defense against Eric Fields of the United States after breaking his left hand while sparring.

The Cuban-born champion was scheduled to fight Fields in Berlin on Feb. 2.

Hernandez's management says no new date for the fight has been set.

More MMA

SI.com

Drag this icon to your bookmark bar.
Then delete your old SI.com bookmark.

SI.com

Click the share icon to bookmark us.