Found August 23, 2012 on The Camel Clutch Blog:
The Dan Henderson vs. Jon Jones fight will have to wait. A blown knee in training will sideline Dan Henderson indefinitely, leaving Jones fight-less. What is the UFC to do with a show without a main-event? Well cancel it of course.

Jon Jones Takes Exception to Dan Henderson’s Testosterone Use

At the ripe age of 25, UFC light heavyweight king Jon Jones (Pictured) is still several years from even sniffing the prime of his career. Dan Henderson, on the other hand. is just three days out from hitting the big FOUR-TWO and will be packing Testosterone Replacement Therapy in his back pocket for their UFC 151 shootout. While Henderson has been the most vocal fighter taking the...

Chael Sonnen On ESPN: “This Guy (Jon ‘Bones’ Jones) Is An Entitled Brat”

Um, what did we say about the UFC before Chael Sonnen fought Anderson Silva a month ago? We said the sport was in big trouble because it has one transcending figure and that guy is Sonnen. We also said Dana White fight cards are, dare we say, becoming boring. And now Jon Jones has declined a UFC 151 last-minute replacement (Sonnen) for Dan Henderson. That means no UFC 151 PPV. Of...

UFC 151 cancelled with Henderson injury, Jones fights Machida on Sept. 22nd

UFC President Dana White announced this afternoon during a media call that Dan Henderson has suffered a partial MCL tear and has been forced out of his scheduled fight with Jon Jones at UFC 151. The injury set off a series of events that led to the cancellation of UFC 151 scheduled for September 1st in Las Vegas. Dana stated that this is the first time in 11 years that an entire...

UFC 151 canceled, and the implications are far reaching

UFC 151, scheduled for September 1st in Las Vegas, has been canceled. Dan Henderson was scheduled to face champion Jon Jones for the light heavyweight title but had to pull out of the fight with a partially torn MCL. Jones then refused to fight Chael Sonnen, who had agreed to fight the champion on nine days notice, on the advice of his trainer Greg Jackson who said that Jones accepting...

'UFC 151: Jones vs. Hendo' will go down as the event that never was

It was historic moment today for the worlds leading mixed martial arts promotion. It was a moment that nobody saw coming. UFC 151 was canceled. This is the first time the UFC was forced to cancel an event and it happened just 10 days before it was set to go off live on Labor Day weekend. So who's to blame for this? It all started when light heavyweight challenger Dan Henderson...

UFC 151 Special Conference Call (Audio)

UFC president Dana White held a special conference call at 2:00pm on Thursday, August 23rd to announce that UFC 151 had been cancelled. Dan Henderson suffered a partially torn MCL and is unable to compete in the main event title fight against light heavyweight champion Jon Jones. It appeared that Chael Sonnen would fill the void left by Henderson but Jones refused to accept the...

UFC 151 Cancelled: Dan Henderson injured, Jon Jones to face Lyoto Machida in Canada at UFC 152

Santa Claus is not real. This is a lie your parents told you all so you would leave them alone and stay out of their room from Thanksgiving to the December pagan festival and not notice the Optimus Prime & Megatron deluxe toys in the closet. They are the same gifts you wrote the fat [...]

UFC 152 poster updated for Jones vs. Machida 2

It has been a busy day for the Ultimate Fighting Championship. Amid the news of Dan Henderson’s injury, Jon Jones’ refusal to face Chael Sonnen, the cancellation of UFC 151 and fight card shuffling comes the updated poster for UFC 152. Jones, the light heavyweight champion, will now face Lyoto Machida at UFC 152 on September 22nd in Toronto. The card will also feature the first...

After Machida declines Jones rematch at UFC 152, Vitor Belfort steps up

Just hours after a rematch with Lyoto Machida was announced, Jon Jones has a new opponent and it’s former UFC light heavyweight champion Vitor Belfort. Although UFC officials announced that Jones would defend his title against Lyoto Machida at UFC 152, Machida had apparently declined the offer. The former UFC light heavyweight champion Machida decided to turn down the title shot...

Lyoto Machida: The UFC rise and fall of the Dragon

A long time ago Eric approached me with the idea of writing a blog about “The decline of Lyoto Machida.” I was instantly intrigued, but thought that we might be of two different minds on the subject. With his recent victory over Ryan Bader, I thought it might be worthy of discussion.
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