LAS VEGAS – The main event of UFC 264 ended with an unfortunate injury for Conor McGregor.
Dustin Poirier emerged victorious by doctor’s stoppage in the trilogy bout between the first and second rounds, as McGregor suffered a leg injury in the closing moments of the opening frame.
“It looked like the ankle to me, but I’m no doctor. Once they get in there and do the X-rays on him and look at it, they’ll know exactly what’s wrong,” White told MMA Junkie and other reporters during the UFC 264 post-fight news conference.
That’s when UFC chief business officer Hunter Campbell, who was standing close by, interrupted his response and provided an update of McGregor’s condition.
“Lower tibia. The shin, I guess,” White relayed to the media on the microphone. MMA J… (Read more)