Dana White probably hit the nail right on the head, and it's something he's far too used to.
"It never ends," the UFC president said in a Wednesday post on Twitter announcing the latest injury to blindside the promotion a short time before a main event: Shane Carwin is injured and out of his fight against Roy Nelson.
Carwin and Nelson were scheduled to meet in the main event of the TUF 16 Finale a month from now in Las Vegas.
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A knee injury has forced Shane Carwin to withdraw from his bout against rival coach Roy Nelson at “The Ultimate Fighter” Season 16 finale, according to UFC President Dana White. read news >>
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Ultimate Fighter 16 coach Shane Carwin has suffered a minor knee injury that will prevent him from traveling to a scheduled trip to England this week, but he will still fight at the Ultimate Fighter finale against Roy Nelson. read news >>
Matt Mitrione will replace an injured Shane Carwin at “The Ultimate Fighter” Season 16 finale, meeting Roy Nelson in a heavyweight duel at the Dec. 15 event. read news >>
Leave it to a veteran of "The Ultimate Fighter" to step up for fill-in duties for the show's next live finale.
Following Wednesday's loss of headliner and head coach Shane Carwin due to a knee injury, "TUF 10" vet Matt Mitrione has stepped in as his replacement.
He now meets Roy Nelson next month in the headliner of The Ultimate Fighter 16 Finale.
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Just 24 hours after announcing the Shane Carwin blew out his knee and had to withdraw from his Ultimate Fighter Finale headlining bout with Roy Nelson, UFC officials have a new foe in place for Nelson. read news >>
Both Shane Carwin and Roy Nelson passed an out-of-competition drug test conducted by the Nevada Athletic Commission ahead of their upcoming clash at “The Ultimate Fighter” Season 16 finale. read news >>
After knocking out Matt Mitrione in the main event of “The Ultimate Fighter” Season 16 finale, Roy Nelson seems unconcerned with whether he will ever settle his business with Shane Carwin. read news >>
The hits just keep on coming, as The Ultimate Fighter Finale main eventer and TUF 16 head coach Shane Carwin has blown out his knee. read news >>
TUF 16 coaches Shane Carwin and Roy Nelson passed their random drug tests in October, which screened them for steroids and diuretics, but not recreational drugs. read news >>
The results of an out-of-competition drug test have cleared heavyweights Roy Nelson and Shane Carwin for their upcoming bout.
MMAjunkie.com requested and recently confirmed the test results with Nevada State Athletic Commission Executive Director Keith Kizer.
Nelson and Carwin headline The Ultimate Fighter 16 Finale, which takes place Dec. 15 at The Joint at Hard Rock Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas.
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