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UFC Cancels an Event for First Time in Company History

UFC President Dana White announced UFC 151: Henderson vs. Jones is canceled due to a knee injury suffered by Dan Henderson. The UFC was unable to find another opponent for UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones to fight, although former UFC middleweight contender Chael Sonnen agreed to compete. Jones will now face Lyoto Machida at UFC 152 on September 22nd in Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

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UFC 151 Cancellation Was at Least a $40 Million Hit for All Parties Involved

Between businesses directly and indirectly tied to UFC 151, the show falling apart had a major financial impact in many different places.

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