Originally Posted by Canadian Psycho
Shogun and Machida turned down fighting Jones on more than a month's notice. Each was offered the Toronto fight that Vitor eventually received.
It was 1 Month..Which is very short notice for a title fight... That's only 3 weeks to prepare. You don't do anything but recover that last week... Plus Jones already had his Full 8 weeks plus the extra 3.. which he stated several times was great...He did nothing but pure Martial Arts the last 3 weeks...