That means her UFC debut against Kailin Curran, which is set for October 4, 2014, could be in jeopardy. Paige VanZant's Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) debut looks to be in jeopardy, as the 20-year old Strawweight revealed via her Facebook page that she is currently undergoing physical therapy to take care of a spinal injury and has not been cleared to train. That means that her fight against Kailin Curran, which is scheduled to go down on Oct. 4, 2014, at UFC Fight Night 54 in Halifax, Nov read news >>
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UFC strawweight fighter Paige VanZant revealed that she is undergoing intensive physica therapy for a spinal injury and uncertain whether she will be able to fight come Oct. 4. After weeks of people claiming they do not know where Paige VanZant is, including Urijah Faber of Team Alpha Male where she trained, the young strawweight finally came out and revealed that she had stepped aside from training camp to deal with an injury she sustained recently. VanZant suffered a spinal injury which she is read news >>
- 2 years ago
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According to Alan Belcher, the loss of UFC 153 opponent Vitor Belfort due to some recent card shuffling actually turned out to be a blessing in disguise.
Belcher recently suffered a spinal fracture, so he won't remain on the Brazilian card with a replacement opponent.
Instead, officials announced a light-heavyweight rematch between Phil Davis and Wagner Prado originally targeted for UFC on FX 5 will now be part of UFC 153.
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Less than 24 hours after his opponent, Vitor Belfort, bolted for a title shot against Jon Jones, Alan Belcher revealed that he is off the UFC 153 fight card due to a spinal fracture. read news >>
Once-beaten heavyweight contender Shane Carwin underwent successful spinal surgery on Tuesday to repair damage to the C5, C6 and C7 vertebrae in his neck read news >>