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Hendricks Out of UFC 192 After Being Rushed To ER

Hendricks Out of UFC 192 After Being Rushed To ER

Johny Hendricks is out of UFC 192 and no replacement fighter will stand in.

The fight between Hendricks and Woodley, which was billed as a likely title-eliminator in the welterweight division, has been cancelled on the eve of the event.

Dana White tweeted out today that Hendricks had issues with the weight-cut and that has forced the cancellation of the bout.

ESPN.com’s Brett Okamoto had some additional details of the difficulties Hendricks had with the weight cut, tweeting out:

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UFC 192 is the first UFC event since the UFC instituted a ban on IVs for re-hydration after a weight cut.

We will have to wait and see whether this becomes a common trend with MMA fighters with the new rules that are in place.

Hat Tip:MMAJunkie

Sam Moore
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