Jon Jones vs Dan Henderson - UFC 151A shockwave was felt through the MMA world on Thursday at UFC President Dana White announced that UFC 151 would be canceled.

White stated that top light heavyweight contender Dan Henderson had suffered a knee injury, forcing him out of his scheduled bout against champion Jon Jones. The UFC offered the fight to former middleweight contender Chael Sonnen, but then much to their own shock Jones turned the bout down.

On Thursday, MMAWeekly Radio features a special edition of the show with debate about the cancelation of the card.

How much damage does this do to Jon Jones in the MMA world?

Should Jones have accepted the fight with Sonnen or is he not to blame for this situation?

This is a special edition of MMAWeekly Radio for Thursday, August 23

[display_podcast]

Click to listen on non-Flash devices or right-click to download MP3

Subscribe via iTunes

Also available on Stitcher Radio
MMAWeekly Radio on Stitcher Radio

view original article >>

Report here if this news is invalid.

Related News

Jon Jones vs. Daniel Cormier 2 Announced for UFC 200: Full Match Card, Reaction

  • 27 days ago
  • 42 views

After pulling Conor McGregor from the card, the UFC needed to do something drastic to ensure UFC 200 would live up to its status as one of the most highly anticipated pay-per-views of 2016. The compa read news >>

Shogun Rua vs. Corey Anderson Results: Winner and Reaction from UFC 198

  • 9 days ago
  • 30 views

Mauricio "Shogun" Rua turned back the clock at UFC 198 and picked up a split-decision win against Corey Anderson on the main card in Curitiba, Brazil, on Saturday. MMAjunkie tweeted out the scorecard read news >>

Phil Davis vs. King Mo: Winner and Reaction from Bellator 154

  • 9 days ago
  • 45 views

Phil Davis won a controversial unanimous decision over Muhammed "King Mo" Lawal in the main event at Bellator 154 in San Jose, California, on Saturday. The fight was close, and either man could have read news >>

Cyborg vs. Leslie Smith Results: Winner and Reaction from UFC 198

  • 9 days ago
  • 24 views

Cristiane "Cyborg" Justino finally made her UFC debut, and while it wasn't against the opponent everyone once expected, she delivered a predictable result. Cyborg defeated Leslie Smith via first-roun read news >>

Ronaldo Souza vs. Vitor Belfort Results: Winner and Reaction from UFC 198

  • 9 days ago
  • 33 views

Ronaldo "Jacare" Souza put himself back into title contention at UFC 198 with a first-round technical-knockout win over Vitor Belfort in the co-main event in Brazil on Saturday. MMAFighting.com provi read news >>

Werdum vs. Miocic Results: Winner and Reaction from UFC 198

  • 9 days ago
  • 27 views

Stipe Miocic was an underdog in just about every way possible at UFC 198, but he won the UFC Heavyweight Championship via first-round knockout over Fabricio Werdum in the main event Saturday. Kevin I read news >>

Demetrious Johnson, UFC Agree on New Contract: Details, Comments, Reaction

  • 8 days ago
  • 62 views

Flyweight champion Demetrious Johnson has agreed to a new eight-fight contract with UFC, ensuring he'll continue his dominant title run with the company. As shared by Ariel Helwani of MMAFighting.com read news >>

Demetrious Johnson, UFC Agree on New Contract: Details, Comments, Reaction

  • 8 days ago
  • 4 views

Flyweight champion Demetrious Johnson has agreed to a new eight-fight contract with UFC, ensuring he'll continue his dominant title run with the company. As shared by Ariel Helwani of MMAFighting.com read news >>

Michael Bisping Replaces Chris Weidman at UFC 199: Latest Comments, Reaction

  • 6 days ago
  • 28 views

UFC has found a replacement for the injured Chris Weidman at UFC 199, as Michael Bisping will challenge Luke Rockhold on June 4, per Lance Pugmire of the Los Angeles Times. Per Jason Floyd of the MMA read news >>

BJ Penn Pulled from UFC 199: Latest Details, Comments and Reaction

  • 18 hours ago
  • 90 views

UFC fans will not get the opportunity to watch BJ Penn square off against Cole Miller at UFC 199 in Los Angeles on June 4. According to a statement on the UFC’s official website, Penn was suspended b read news >>