44 Search Results for "broken hand"

Nov 16, 2015 10:07 am

Confirmed: Joanna Jedrzejczyk has broken hand, needs surgery

Joanna Jedrzejczyk escaped the octagon with the UFC Women’s Strawweight Championship secured around her waist, but it wasn’t without paying a price. Fans expected the champion to waltz through eighth-ranked Valerie Letourneau based on her past performances and the odds, but styles make matchups! Letourneau brought the champion to her limit and while she did...

Nov 10, 2015 9:24 am

PHOTO | Daniel Straus shows off severely broken hand from Bellator 145 scrap

Daniel Straus may have captured the Bellator featherweight championship on Friday night at Bellator 145, but it came at a price. Straus took to Instagram to show off x-rays of his broken hand sustained in the fight, and boy does it look bad. “I’m being told this is one of the worst breaks some doctors...

Sep 30, 2015 6:21 am

Roy ‘Big Country’ Nelson Shows Off Severely Broken Hand

UFC heavyweight Roy Nelson fought for five full rounds at this past Saturday’s UFC Fight Night: Japan, where he took on Josh Barnett in the night’s main event. The two shocked a lot of fans by going the distance, but it was clear by the end of the fight that Barnett had done enough to...

Apr 28, 2015 11:55 am

OUCH! Did Lyoto Machida Suffer A Broken Hand at ‘UFC on FOX 15’?

Former UFC Light Heavyweight Champion Lyoto Machida suffered one of the worst beatings of his career when he stepped into the octagon against Luke Rockhold. The usually elusive Machida ran straight into trouble and was stopped in just two rounds by way of technical knockout. Machida recently sent out a photo of him at a...

Sep 25, 2014 11:21 am

Rumor: Conor McGregor Will Fight Poirier With Broken Hand

There may be little truth to these rumors, but following Irish reports of a hand injury, many are speculating about the health of top UFC featherweight, Conor McGregor. Dave Meltzer was the first on U.S. soil to touch on the injury (via the Wrestling Observer), which seems to appear in the photo above (Taken from...

Aug 19, 2014 8:39 am

Ryan Bader Fought OSP With Recently Healed Broken Hand

In a main event that was criticized by many, including 205 pound kingpin Jon Jones, Ryan Bader defeated Ovince Saint Preux to a lackluster decision. Bader spoke to ArizonaSports.com about fighting OSP with a recently healed broken hand saying: “[The broken hand] does mess with you in camp,” said Bader to José Youngs for ArizonaSports.com....

Dec 11, 2013 10:39 am

PHOTO | X-Ray Of Ryan Bader’s Broken Hand Suffered Against Perosh

Last weekend we saw, TUF Season 8 winner, Ryan Bader return to form during the UFC Fight Night Fight Night 33 main card. Sometime during his dominating three-round bout against Anthony Perosh, Bader broke his hand. The UFC light-heavyweight fighter sent out the image (below) of the fracture that, according to reports, will require surgery...

May 27, 2012 12:02 am

Vitor Belfort Suffers Broken Hand, Pulled From UFC 147 | UFC NEWS

By Jonathan Kirschner UFC President Dana White confirmed at the UFC 146 post fight press conference that Vitor Belfort has suffered a broken hand and is out of the UFC 147 main event. Originally scheduled to fight Wanderlei Silva, it is unknown exactly how Belfort broke his hand and there is no timetable for a...

Apr 27, 2017 10:04 am

Cub Swanson broke his hand in Artem Lobov fight

In the main event of ‘UFC Fight Night: Nashville’, top ranked UFC featherweight veteran Cub Swanson stepped into the Octagon with unranked Artem Lobov for a highly anticipated fight which was prefaced by months and months of trash talk between the two men. When the pair stepped into the Octagon, they delivered an impressive fight,...

Dec 22, 2016 10:07 am

Demetrious Johnson sidelined through first part of 2017 with knee injury

Unfortunate news surfaced this week that UFC flyweight kingpin Demetrious Johnson had injured his knee earlier this year during his 5-round war against Tim Elliot. In the opening round, Johnson was nearly submitted by the ‘TUF: Tournament of Champions’ winner, however over the course of the next four rounds, Johnson used his wrestling to dictate...

Dec 16, 2016 7:58 am

VIDEO | Behind the scenes footage of UFC 206’s biggest winners and losers

Last weekend, the UFC returned to Toronto, Ontario, Canada for the first time since 2013. The promotion did so with UFC 206. In advance of this Toronto return, the card was heavily criticized for its lack of big names. When its originally planned Daniel Cormier vs. Anthony “Rumble” Johnson main event fell through, these criticisms...

Nov 27, 2015 12:45 pm

WATCH! LOL see what the UFC bought Joanna Jedrzejczyk for Thanksgiving

Hear what @JoannaMMA is thankful for this Thanksgiving. 😂😂 https://t.co/MLNVGYO8Fo — UFC (@ufc) November 27, 2015 UFC strawweight champion Joanna Jedrzejczyk said they do not have Thanksgiving celebrations in her native lands of Poland, but was thankful for one thing. See what she says she is thankful for with a gift from the UFC in the...

Oct 11, 2015 1:45 am

WHOA! Fighter Dislocates Shoulder And Opponent Just Chills

Injuries happen all too often in mixed martial arts. Whether it’s a cut above the eye or a broken hand suffered in the first round, it’s up to the doctor and fighter to decide if it’s worth ending the fight. Regardless, the injury will hinder the fighter’s performance. Very rarely, though, an injury is so...

Sep 3, 2015 6:41 am

Mystic Mac On Joseph Duffy: ‘I’d KO Him Stiff’

UFC interim featherweight title holder Conor McGregor has not tasted defeat since his submission loss to fellow Irishman Joseph Duffy at a Cage Warriors event in November of 2010. Since “Irish Joe” made his UFC debut in March, talk of a rematch with McGregor has gained steam. “Mystic Mac” talked about a potential rematch with...

Aug 30, 2015 6:25 am

OUCH! Check out Melvin Guillard ‘shattered’ right hand (GRAPHIC)

Melvin Guillard has had issues picking up momentum since getting released from the Ultimate Fighting Championship in 2014. After a controversial split with World Series of Fighting earlier this year, “The Young Assassin” signed with Bellator with hopes of picking up lightweight gold. Guillard will have to wait until his hand recovers in order to...

Jul 14, 2015 1:31 am

Will Cub Swanson Fight Again? Maybe Not

“Ultimately, I’m not even 100% sure that I’m going to fight again. With breaking my jaw again, this is my ninth broken hand. So, I’m definitely hungry, but I want to make sure that my mind is on it 100% if I’m going to do it.” That’s what UFC featherweight Cub Swanson told MixedMartialArts.com when...

Jun 7, 2015 10:02 am

Hendo on Possible Hand Injury: ‘Nothing a Cold Beer Won’t Help’

Dan Henderson brought an already-electric crowd to their feet last night after his dominant performance in the octagon against Tim Boetsch. Boetsch didn’t even have an opportunity to gain any momentum as Henderson clobbered him in the opening minute and ultimately ended the fight in twenty-eight seconds. Directly after the fight, however, Henderson could be...

Apr 19, 2015 8:45 am

OUCH! Cub Swanson Broke A Few Bones In Loss To Holloway

It seems as though UFC featherweight Cub Swanson will have more than just the pain of defeat to deal with following his loss to Max Holloway at UFC on FOX 15. Swanson, who got beat up on the feet and eventually tapped to a guillotine choke in the third round, sent out a tweet to...

Dec 10, 2014 8:41 am

Gabriel Gonzaga is ready to start another run towards heavyweight gold

Former UFC heavyweight title challenger Gabriel Gonzaga will return to the octagon this Saturday night when he faces Matt Mitrione on the main card of UFC on FOX 13. The fight will mark “Napao’s” first in bout in 11 months, as the Brazilian heavyweight had been sidelined by a nasty broken hand which required two...

Oct 24, 2014 10:11 am

Weidman vs. Belfort Being Targeted For UFC 184 in Los Angeles

A middleweight title fight between current champion Chris Weidman and number one contender Vitor Belfort is being targeted to headline February’s UFC 184 event in Los Angeles. UFC officials announced the potential bout yesterday. Weidman and Belfort were supposed to headline December’s UFC 181 event in Las Vegas, but the champ suffered a broken hand...

Sep 29, 2014 4:15 pm

Weidman Slams Belfort: “I’m Going To Embarrass Him”

Chris Weidman was forced out of his UFC 181 fight against Vitor Belfort with a broken hand, however Vitor Belfor began saying the UFC needs to have an interim belt until Weidman returns, which is believed to be February, just 2 months after their scheduled fight at UFC 181. Weidman spoke on The MMA Hour:...

Sep 26, 2014 10:33 am

Belfort Slams Weidman Over Injury, Accuses Champ Of Faking It

Vitor Belfort was slated to fight Chris Weidman on December 6th at UFC 181 in a long awaited matchup for the UFC middleweight title, however earlier this month news broke that Weidman had suffered a hairline fracture in his hand, and as a result, the bout was postponed until February of 2015. ‘The Phenom’ doesn’t...

Sep 23, 2014 3:29 pm

PHOTO | Weidman Sporting Cast Following UFC 181 Boot

UFC middleweight champion, Chris Weidman was forced out of his December title fight against Vitor Belfort with a broken hand. The champ is expected to return in February. The Caption Reads, Want to thank my fans for all the support. I’ll be back soon stronger than ever! #andstill

Sep 23, 2014 5:06 am

QUICK TWITT: Weidman’s Hand To Be Casted, Belfort Fight Targeted For February

Earlier today news broke that Chris Weidman was out of his UFC 181 bout against Vitor Belfort with a broken hand. There was no timetable given for when Weidman would be able to return to the cage, and when he would fight Belfort, however Dana White took to Twitter to inform fight fans that the...