The former middleweight champion, Chris Weidman, is set to take on one of the most explosive strikers at 185lbs in Uriah Hall. Weidman has stated that he has title aspirations once again, but Hall is a brutal knockout artist and will is no easy fight for even the most elite middleweight fighter.
Wideman throws a leg kick. He steps back and breaks his leg! Weidman’s leg literally snapped in half as Uriah Hall checked it.
Official Decision: Uriah Hall Wins TKO (Leg Check).
Check Out The Highlights Below:
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Chris Weidman snaps his leg on first kick during fight vs. Uriah Hall. #UFC261
— Elma Aksalic (@ElmaAksalic) April 25, 2021
Can't keep a champion down.
Wishing @ChrisWeidman a speedy recovery 🙏 pic.twitter.com/QuUdDQFVh2
— UFC (@ufc) April 25, 2021
Due to injury, @UriahHallMMA has been declared the winner by TKO. #UFC261 pic.twitter.com/J0HAdpdrk1
— UFC Europe (@UFCEurope) April 25, 2021
"I hope he's okay. I wish his family well if you guys are watching."@UriahHallMMA had a classy message for Chris Weidman and his family after their fight at #UFC261 ended with an injury to Weidman's leg. pic.twitter.com/u12EWgoQaK
— ESPN MMA (@espnmma) April 25, 2021