Welcome to Leg Kick TKO, a MMA blog that’s more rudimentary than Royce Gracie’s striking.In old news, a fight is not happening due to injury, a theoretical fight is not happening due to one fighter not agreeing to it, and the MMA community lost its collective mind. It basically shakes out like this:
Just the Facts, Ma'am
Dan Henderson suffered a slight tear in his MCL about three weeks ago. Dan, being a stubborn, tough, old man, wanted to try and push through the injury and fight Jon Jones at UFC 151 on 9/1. After a final evaluation around 8/23, it was determined that Henderson would be unable to fight due to stability issues. He could handle the pain, but his knee just couldn't properly support him, and Dan needs a stable base to unload a Big Right Hand and push off for a diving forearm, both seen below.
Get more information on this debacle after the jump!