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UFC 159: Jones vs. Sonnen set for April 27 in Newark, N.J. | UFC News

      By: Chris Taylor The previously announced title fight between “TUF” coaches Jon Jones (17-1 MMA, 11-1 UFC) and Chael Sonnen (27-12-1 MMA, 6-5 UFC) now has an official date, as their fight will headline the UFC 159 event set for April 27 in Newark, New Jersey. Jones and Sonnen served as the […]

Jon Jones vs Vitor Belfort to headline UFC 152 in Toronto | UFC News

      By: Chris Taylor After UFC President Dana White announced that UFC 151 was off due to a knee injury suffered by challenger Dan Henderson. He then went on to reveal that the current light heavyweight champ, Jon Jones, turned down a bout with Chael Sonnen that would have saved the event. In […]

Dan Henderson injured; UFC 151 officially cancelled | UFC News

      By: Chris Taylor For the first time in UFC history, the UFC has cancelled an entire event due to an inability to book a main event. Dan Henderson was forced to pull out of the UFC 151 main event due to a torn MCL in his knee. After Lyoto Machida turned down […]