Sage Northcutt exhibits graphic harm following brutal knockout at ONE Championship in Singapore on Friday night time.
Singapore – “Tremendous” Sage Northcutt has a supersized street to restoration each mentally and bodily following his 29-second knockout loss to Cosmo Alexandre on Friday night time. The bout, Northcutt’s first for the Asian promotion, noticed the previous UFC star crumbled inside seconds after the kickboxing veteran landed a clear proper hook to the attention of Northcutt. He went down like a ton of bricks and now we all know why.
In response to Northcutt, he has a whopping eight fractures in his face from the one strike and was compelled to bear a prolonged nine-hour surgical procedure besides.
“Recent out of surgical procedure,” he wrote. “I had eight fractures and a nine-hour intense operation. Feeling blessed for the superb care and all of the help from [ONE Championship], my household, mates and followers! My Terminator face just isn’t too shabby, ‘I’ll be again.’ Subsequent publish is catheter elimination. JK.”
Northcutt has at all times maintained a squeaky clear picture, one of many issues that attracted the ONE Championship matchmakers.
He was making his promotional debut, following within the footsteps of two different former UFC fighters Demetrious Johnson, who gained his debut in Tokyo and Eddie Alvarez, who misplaced his debut.
It’s unclear how lengthy Northcutt can be out of fee and ONE Championship has but to disclose in the event that they’ll give Northcutt a follow-up bout.
ONE: ENTER THE DRAGON happened on Could 17 from Singapore Indoor Stadium in Kallang, Singapore. Comply with together with FanSided MMA, who can be onsite for reside outcomes and highlights all through battle week.