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Anthony “Rumble” Johnson forced to pull out of March 21 bout with John Howard

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Anthony “Rumble” Johnson (8-3) has had to pull out of his highly anticipated March 21 “UFC on Versus” bout with John “Doomsday” Howard (13-4) due to a knee injury. Pro MMA Now (www.prommanow.com) was notified of Johnson’s injury this evening from an associate who spoke directly to Johnson’s manager.

Post #1   2/14/10 12:35:48AM   

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Howard will have fun with this....will add more fuel to the fire.

sucks though, I wanted to see this fight go down...maybe they can set up Howard vs Lennox or something until then.

Post #2   2/14/10 2:11:01AM   

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man why does it have to be the good fights....

why cant jason brilz or chase gormley. no its gotta be johnson

i know its not the ufcs fault but this is making me hate the ufc.

Post #3   2/14/10 6:37:57AM   

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Posted by hate4thestate

man why does it have to be the good fights....

why cant jason brilz or chase gormley. no its gotta be johnson

i know its not the ufcs fault but this is making me hate the ufc.



Dudes get hurt in training all the time its part of this game!!!!

Post #4   2/14/10 7:54:53AM   

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Posted by sparky


Posted by hate4thestate

man why does it have to be the good fights....

why cant jason brilz or chase gormley. no its gotta be johnson

i know its not the ufcs fault but this is making me hate the ufc.



Dudes get hurt in training all the time its part of this game!!!!



Guys shouldn't be getting hurt in training all the time. I understand a fluke thing from time to time, but there has been WAY too many guys getting hurt lately. Guys have to be going way too hard in training. I understand that they want to go hard to be prepared, but what does it matter if you don't fight because you are hurt.

Post #5   2/14/10 8:21:01AM   

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oh here we go, is this the next event to fall apart

Post #6   2/14/10 10:43:28AM   

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Posted by Jesse_Canadian_MMA

oh here we go, is this the next event to fall apart



I hope not I'm going to this event and was looking forward to Rumble fighting as he is one of my fav fighters

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Post #7   2/14/10 11:23:11AM   

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that is too bad, I like Howard as a up n comer, and we all know Rumble is a good striker with serious ko power.

I hope they give doomsday a good mattchup
i like howard vs hazeltt

Post #8   2/14/10 3:46:30PM   

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I'm guessing most of these injuries are caused by being too macho while sparring.

Post #9   2/14/10 4:19:00PM   

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at least gives excuse for guida back on main card now

Post #10   2/14/10 9:28:52PM