Jared Cannonier cuts-out a constructive determine regardless of dropping out an harm influenced match-up in opposition to Robert Whittaker at UFC 254.
Jared Cannonier, who co-main evented UFC 254 alongside Robert Whittaker, issued an announcement revealing that he was hit early within the match, which took gasoline off him. Cannonier stayed within the match till the top, and within the closing seconds of third spherical he made a final gasp try to seize the Middleweight title shot, however couldn’t get the higher of the previous Middleweight champion.
Publish-match, The Killa Gorilla has hailed The Reaper for his skilled efficiency, and has disclosed that the Australian landed an enormous kick within the preliminary levels, that broke his left ulna. It was an excruciating blow, as Cannonier suggests he struggled after consuming the strike.
Jared Cannonier Reveals He Suffered a Forearm Damage
The 36-year-old took to Instagram to present a abstract of his encounter with Robert Whittaker, and posted a pic, by which each the Middleweight contenders are standing beside one another.
“That didn’t go precisely how I wished however My spirits stay excessive and I’m pleased with how I fought all issues thought-about. The very first kick he threw broke or fractured my left ulna, I couldn’t discover my grove and modify rapidly to get the W so I’ll take my L with delight. robwhittakermma definitely lived as much as my expectations earlier than and after the combat. Congrats mate. Take pleasure in Xmas and the brand new (Yr). It was a hell of an expertise to be right here. Can’t wait to go once more.”
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Regardless of the valiant effort, and even after getting the assist of the division’s champion Israel Adesanya, Jared Cannonier couldn’t enter the title scene, nevertheless he’ll nonetheless stay on the high of the Middleweight rankings. So, it might be thrilling to see the place he goes from right here.
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