Affliction: Trilogy Cancelled, Fighters Told Friday Morning

Josh Gross at SI.com has the scoop:

In a matter of days Affliction Entertainment's “Trilogy” event when from promising the top heavyweight fight in mixed martial arts to being cancelled outright, multiple sources confirmed to SI.com Friday morning.

Affliction Entertainment vice president Tom Atencio began making calls with the news Friday morning to fighters scheduled to appear on the Aug. 1 card, SI.com has learned.

MMANews.com will have more on this story shortly.