In case you missed out the chaotic UFC 223 event, former interim champion Tony Ferguson was supposed to face undefeated Russian Khabib Nurmagomedov in the main event but was forced to pull out due to torn LCL as he tripped over a cable wire during a pre-fight media obligation earlier this month
Ferguson who has been pretty active on social media after the knee surgery and have had exchanges on social media following the event with lightweight contender Al Iaquinta, who replaced him against Khabib Nurmagomedov. ‘El Cucuy’ who underwent knee surgery earlier this month and had posted series of photo’s and video’s to give an update on the road to recovery.
Yesterday, Ferguson posted another video of him getting his staples removed from his badly injured leg, warning here it’s graphic images below:
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“Mental TUFNess Is A Staple Of Mine” Kept Them As A Souvenir For My Surgical Hardware Collection 👊🤓 Trust The Process & Have Faith. No Stranger To Hard Work & Discipline- The Healing Continues… #TonyFergusonMMA SnapJitsu™️ #SnapDownCity 🇺🇸🏆🇲🇽 Para Mi Familia -XTA- 👪🐾🐾🦎 #SnapIntuit
Ferguson, a BJJ black belt under 10th Planet Jiu-Jitsu’s Eddie Bravo, is still ranked in the top three and riding on a 10-fight win streak but currently on the shelf expectedly for the rest of the year.