August 15, 2022

Tom Aspinal reacts to injury loss 'freak accident'

Tom Aspinal reacts to injury loss ‘freak accident’

Tom Espinal Take a devastating effect UFC Fight Night 208 The result of the main event in a move.

Saturday’s heavyweight title at The O2 in London was brought to a level Sudden end after only 15 seconds When Aspinall (12-3 MMA, 5-1 UFC) suffered a knee injury that sent him to the canvas in agony. His opponent Curtis Blades (17-3 MMA, 12-3 UFC) was given the win by a TKO, and it looked like a grim spectacle for the British fighter.

Aspinal did not reveal the extent of his injuries, but considered it a “strange accident”. Seemingly in good spirits, he even shared a beer with Blaydes at the Fighting Hotel in the aftermath of the event (via Instagram):

Beer makes everything feel better. What a man, big Curtis and his team showed up to say hi. Strange accidents happen unfortunately, tonight wasn’t my night. i love you all xx

What the future holds for Espinal remains a mystery after he suffered a loss of grip since joining the promotion six fights ago.

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