Anderson Silva sends Chris Weidman message of assist after struggling damaged leg at UFC 261
On Saturday evening at UFC 261, Weidman suffered a ugly damaged leg after throwing his first kick in a struggle towards Uriah Corridor. As quickly as Weidman’s kick landed, his leg snapped and a second later the previous middleweight champion fell to the bottom in agonizing ache.
Weidman was then carried out on a stretcher earlier than he was taken to an area hospital for remedy.
The damage occurred in eerily comparable style after Silva suffered a damaged leg in his rematch with Weidman again in 2013 and he was fast to ship a message of assist to his former opponent after seeing what occurred to him.
“My deepest and most honest sentiments champ,” Silva wrote on Instagram. “Have religion, I want you a speedy restoration. On this second I want you and your loved ones mild, love and information.
“To the followers of the game, please respect this second of this unimaginable warrior and let’s want that he’s 100% very recovered quickly. Might God bless you and your loved ones Chris Weidman.”
After Silva suffered the damaged leg in his struggle with Weidman, he needed to endure surgical procedure however finally the Brazilian legend returned to motion 13 months later. He earned a win towards Nick Diaz in his first struggle again in 2015.
Following the occasion, UFC president Dana White mentioned that Weidman was in secure situation on the hospital with plans for the surgical procedure to happen on his leg on Sunday.