Did McGregor actually break his leg?

Did McGregor actually break his leg?

I had stress fractures in my leg going into that cage.” McGregor added that he had a titanium rod put in from the knee to the ankle. The Irishman broke his leg while fighting Dustin Poirier in UFC 264 on Saturday. McGregor underwent surgery to repair a fractured left tibia and fibula the following day.

What happened to Connor’s leg?

On Saturday, McGregor suffered an ugly injury—later diagnosed as a broken tibia—that ended the main event in the first round when a doctor determined that McGregor could no longer continue after his left leg buckled following an exchange of strikes.

Did Poirier break Connors leg?

In his post fight interview, Poirier said he believed McGregor actually fractured his leg earlier in the fight when they were exchanging kicks on the feet. “He fractured in one of the checks at the beginning of the fight,” Poirier explained. “Then it broke on a punch for sure.

What did Connor break last night?

Conor McGregor appeared to break a bone at the end of Round 1. Conor McGregor lost his rematch against Dustin Poirier after a bizarre end to the first round in which McGregor appeared to break either his lower left leg or his ankle.

Does Conor McGregor have cauliflower ear?

Nurmagomedov’s was far worse than McGregor’s, but both had some sort of inflammation to their outer ear. The condition, cauliflower ear, was once found mostly in Greco-Roman wrestlers, but due to the mix of fighting styles in MMA, it’s become quite prevalent in the UFC, says The Sun.

Did Dustin break conors ankle?

The Video Cloud video is not playable. Dustin Poirier defeated Conor McGregor via injury TKO after McGregor broke his ankle to end it.

Did Dustin check the leg kick?

He didn’t check it, but he hit his knee which cause the fracture. Dustin lifted his leg as the kick came (it’s obvious because his leg swings across after the kick lands, which wouldn’t have happened if it was planted), and Conor struck the knee as a result.

Who broke Connors leg?

Dustin Poirier
LAS VEGAS, Nevada, July 11 (Reuters) – Conor McGregor suffered a broken leg in another crushing defeat to Dustin Poirier at the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas on Saturday, with the fight stopped by doctors at the end of the first round.

Why doesn’t Conor McGregor have cauliflower ears?

Does Ronda Rousey have cauliflower ear?

19 She Had An Injury That Many Fighters Can Relate To For example, Ronda Rousey has a cauliflower ear just like many of her peers do. Asked about that fact, Rousey revealed that she was teased for her ear when she was a teenager but now she takes pride in it.

Why did Connors ankle snap?

Conor McGregor broke his leg during a fight against Dustin Poirier at UFC 264 over the weekend, after stepping back and planting his left foot in anticipation of pushing off into a strike, and accidentally inverting his ankle.

Did Dustin Poirier check a kick?

“He fractured it on one of the checks at the beginning of the fight, then it broke on a punch, for sure,” Poirier said. “I pointed at him at the beginning of the fight, that’s when I checked a kick, that’s when it cracked. It was probably cracked and then something twisted with the punch.”