UFC light-heavyweight champion Jon Jones, took to his official Twitter account today, to apologize to the fans and fighters affected by the cancellation of UFC 151, when he rejected a short notice replacement fight against Chael Sonnen.
“Carrying the cross for my company’s decision. If someone has to take the blame, I will accept full responsibility for the way UFC 151 was canceled.
I want to sincerely apologize to all the other athletes/fans who’s time and money was waisted (sic). I feel terrible about the way that was handled.”
Jones now takes on Vitor Belfort at UFC 152 in Toronto on September 22nd.