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.
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"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.
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Based on the severity of his injury, it's unlikely we'll see "The Natural Born Killer" before 2015.
Former Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) welterweight number one contender, Carlos Condit, is "healing nicely" following knee surgery, but still cannot guesstimate as to when he'll make his Octagon return, according to an injury update he recently provided on Twitter. For all the people asking, the knee is healing really nicely. Rehab is going great. No clue when I'll compete again though.
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At least he's healing well.
Just yesterday, my comrade Jesse Holland brought word that Vinny Magalhaes was forced to pull out of his planned match at Metamoris 3 -- an event that saw Eddie Bravo and Royler Gracie go to a draw in an awesome rematch -- due to what he initially believed was an ingrown hair.
It was much worse.
A quick trip to the emergency room revealed a staph infection. The initial photo was gnarly (see it by clicking here) but he's been providing updates via his Twitter account a read news >>
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UFC heavyweight Stipe Miocic said he’s open to fighting Junior dos Santos after the ex-champ respectfully called him out on MMAjunkie Radio. Filed under: News, UFC Tagged: Junior dos Santos, Stipe Miocic read news >>
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Her right knee is healing up as expected, but now Cat Zingano will have a stem cell procedure to deal with a torn meniscus in her left knee. read news >>
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While Cat Zingano's right knee is healing on schedule, she may now have tear in the meniscus of her left knee that would require another surgery. read news >>
With his scar tissue healing but much of the mid-summer schedule already filling, veteran UFC lightweight Joe Lauzon is hoping for a return at UFC on FOX Sports 1 1 later this year. read news >>
Fight ready and cut healing, UFC light heavyweight contender Alexander Gustafsson hopes to be back in action as soon as possible. read news >>
TORONTO - For Brian Stann, it's easy to ignore the carnage in the cage to reflect on the personal tragedy outside of it.
As the middleweight contender prepares for arguably the biggest fight of his career at Saturday's UFC 152 event, the his brother-in-law's recent suicide is still fresh in his mind.
MMA is nothing compared to that challenge, but Stann hopes a victory over Michael Bisping could benefit both aspects of his life.
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Mark Munoz is healing up some injuries before getting back in the cage, and he's open to anybody the UFC throws at him, but one name they've never offered is Hector Lombard. read news >>
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While healing from recent surgery, Diego Sanchez had an idea.
Unable to lift weights due to shoulder surgery and slowly trimming down because of it, the current welterweight today told MMAjunkie.com Radio he's seriously considering a return to the lightweight division.
And he even has a few potential matchups in mind.
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