- 6 years ago
- 212 views
Despite a knee injury in mid-August that required surgery last week, Renato "Babalu" Sobral is already back in the gym and optimistic he could fight again in November. read news >>
- 7 months ago
- 25 views
Good news, indeed! Khabib Nurmagomedov underwent successful knee surgery today (Wed., July 23, 2014) to repair a torn meniscus he suffered in training. An unfortunate mishap that forced "The Eagle" out of his lightweight scrap against Donald Cerrone -- which was set for UFC 178 on Sept. 27, 2014 -- a few minutes after signing the bout agreement. Khabib's manager, Mike Constantino of MVC Sports Management, sent MMAmania.com this picture of Khabib post-surgery and declared that everything went smo read news >>
A recent knee injury forced UFC lightweight Ross Pearson out of a rematch with Melvin Guillard, but he underwent surgery on Friday and is already planning his return. read news >>
- 2 years ago
- 132 views
Michael Bisping underwent successful knee surgery earlier this week.
The UFC middleweight contender, who recently pulled out of a UFC 149 fight with Tim Boetsch because of the ailment, now is planning a quick return to the cage.
In fact, Bisping anticipates a return to training in just three to four weeks.
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- 3 years ago
- 425 views
Following knee surgery for a torn ACL and damaged meniscus, UFC
welterweight champion Georges St-Pierre currently is planning for a
November return to the cage.
St-Pierre laid out the plans on Monday's new edition of "Inside MMA" on HDNet.
And upon his return, St-Pierre said he'd rather fight Nick Diaz than his upcoming UFC 143 opponent, Carlos Condit.
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Dead people are so unreliable. Turns out the cadaver used to put Rashad Evans' knee back together has quit without notice, forcing the former Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) light heavyweight kingpin to go back under the knife for ACL surgery. Again. His knee "popped" around Christmas time, according to a report from UFC Tonight. "Suga" (19-3-1) was expected to throw hands opposite Glover Teixeira in the main event of UFC Fight Night 61; however, the Brazilian was felled by injury and the p read news >>
- 4 months ago
- 25 views
Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) heavyweight titleholder Cain Velasquez went under the knife on Thursday to repair a torn meniscus, a procedure that came just a few days after his decision to withdraw from the upcoming UFC 180 pay-per-view (PPV) main event, scheduled for Nov. 15, 2014 in Mexico City. In his absence, division No. 1 contender Fabricio Werdum will move on to face late replacement Mark Hunt, in a 265-pound battle for the interim title. While Velasquez is only expected to be out read news >>
UFC heavyweight champion Cain Velasquez underwent successful arthroscopic surgery Thursday to repair a partial tear of his meniscus. It was an injury he had been training with and was not the injury that forced him out of UFC 180 on Nov. 15 in Mexico City.Velasquez had to pull out of his title defense with Fabricio Werdum due to a sprained MCL, suffered on Oct. 16 when he was doing sprawls. It's a drill they worked on because they wanted to avoid Werdum, a submission expert, being able to pull g read news >>
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- 6 months ago
- 32 views
Let the healing begin. Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) Light Heavyweight Champion, Jon Jones, took to his Instagram account to announce that he underwent successful surgery yesterday (Thurs., Aug. 14, 2014) to repair a bum knee. Check it out: That beard tho! "Bones" had to go under the knife after a sparring session with "The Reem" down at Jackson-Winkeljon Mixed Martial Arts resulted in a torn meniscus. No, it wasn't intentional, it was accident, according to head trainer, Greg Jackson. As read news >>
UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones underwent successful knee surgery in Los Angeles on Thursday. According to a member of his management team, Jones is already out of the hospital, walking with crutches while his injured leg is in a brace. Jones tore the meniscus in his left knee on Monday while training with new teammate Alistair Overeem in New Mexico. In addition to the knee injury, he suffered a high ankle sprain in two different places, which his management team says is more serious th read news >>
- 6 months ago
- 18 views
The recovery time, according to Gustafsson, is "just a few weeks." It has been a busy 24 hours for the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) light heavyweight division. Not long after reigning 205-pound kingpin, Jon Jones, was rolling around on the floor with division number one contender, Daniel Cormier, Alexander Gustafsson -- who is expected to fight the winner of "Jones vs. Cormier" -- underwent successful knee surgery in Sweden. "Done, just woke up!" Gustafsson said on Instagram. "Never been read news >>
- 8 months ago
- 21 views
Carlos Condit is still early in his recovery from major knee surgery, but with all that’s going on in the UFC welterweight division, he can’t help but yearn for a return to the octagon.Filed under: Featured Videos, News, UFC, Videos read news >>
- 8 months ago
- 37 views
Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira suffered back-to-back losses for the first time in 15 years as a professional MMA fighter, and he won’t be able to return to the Octagon this year. "Minotauro" tore his right ACL days before his UFC Fight Night 39 main event against Roy Nelson, but decided to fight with the injury. The bout lasted less than four minutes, as Nelson knocked Nogueira out after rocking him several times. The former PRIDE and UFC heavyweight champion underwent surgery Tuesday afternoon in Rio read news >>