Athletes have to endure physical pain so they can do what they love to do. Regular workouts, training, and competitions expose athletes to muscle soreness or, worse, injuries. Even the toughest athlete can suffer from pain when injuries are not treated or managed. There are different ways to treat or manage pain from sports-related activities, … Read more
We have seen several memorable instances throughout MMA history of injuries that occurred when fighters refused to tap out. This one ranks up there right at the top as one of the worst.
Have you ever wondered what would happen in BJJ class if your opponent got you in a toe-hold and you refused to tap? Me neither. But apparently, this fellow did.
No one knows where the nose goes when Thiago Silva throws blows. Holy fart-sniffer Batman you just lost your honker Brandon Vera. UFC 125, New Year’s Day, Brandon “The Truth” Vera vs. Thiago Silva. Silva won.
I’ve seen a lot of fighter injury photos over the years, but once in a while you see one that just makes you ask, “WTF?” Those were my exact words when I first saw this photo of Ryan McGillivray’s ear.