WEC 42 Postponed Till Oct 10th, Ben Henderson Injured

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Just a week out from the proposed Sept. 2 WEC “Cerrone vs Henderson”, the World Extreme Cagefighting (WEC) announced that it has postponed the card to Oct. 10th. at a venue to be announced later.

An injury to main event fighter Ben Henderson forced the postponement of the event.

Or could it be the possibility of DirecTV dropping VERSUS the day before the event have something to do with it.

Dave Meltzer: “I think that what happened is is that um they that they don’t want to do that show on September 2nd if DirecTV pulls them on September 1st. So, they’re giving them so they’re pulling the show so they have, because it makes no sense for WEC, you know, I … it’s how I read it. I mean maybe Ben Henderson really is hurt, but the thing that’s really strange me to is um it’s like if he really was hurt, they would just put, why don’t they just do the match on the next show? I mean, they’ve never postponed an actual show over someone being injured, they always have a replacement.”

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  1. gay

  2. that is cowboys belt. just go on and give it to him. if nobody can stay healthy, and everbody else is ducking you cant dispute he's the top guy in the division. I think cerrone whoped the sh@* out of that last champ… can't remember his name though because he spends all his time injured too…. call it the Sand Man Curse… sposed to be a bad ass but always on the injured list.

  3. right on krage!!!! cowboy is the champ!!!! they (wec) need to hand over his belt!! he kick the sh@# out of that pussy bitch jamie varner!! cowboy said he'll fight anybody!! nobody is steppin' up. i say give cowboy the belt!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

  4. varner is the champ..he kick cowboys ass..when the rematch jamie will win for sure

  5. come on tom no way varner wins a rematch. cowboy's got to good a skill set and way too tough.

  6. same with jamie…varner hand a broken hand in the first…that fuckrd up his hole game plan…jamie can take cowboys down at will…standing they are about eqaul..

  7. Should be a great fight thats all i know. Same thing with Faber he broke his hand early on in his fight with Brown.

  8. worst part of this whole thing is political side of the event being canceled, most likely due to direct tv dropping vs. the WEC should have at least thrown cowboy a piece of meat and still run with the show. I got Dish why do i have to miss out. At least thier is HD Net, Cuban for president yall, I'm out

  9. well said shawn. Varner got by for a while but the real tough fighters always expose the pretty boys who get a few easy wins and look good for tv.

  10. hey tom, cowboy hit varner in the shoulder with that knee (watch the replay). varner claimed he couldn’t see while lookin’ straight into the doctors eyes. varner was lookin’ for a way out. son of a bitch needs an academy award for all that acting! he ain’t no champ, more like chump!!!!!!!!!!

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