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VIDEO: Former UFC champion Carla Esparza suffers a ghastly cut to her face during a grappling match

Published: Dec 31, 2021 23:17 GMT The fighter shared a picture of the open wound on her social media


Published:
Dec 31, 2021 23:17 GMT

The fighter shared a picture of the open wound on her social media and said it would require “a couple of stitches.”

Former UFC strawweight champion Carla Esparza suffered an impressive cut over one eye in a grappling match Thursday night during the Fury Pro Grappling 3 event.

The American hit her head against that of her opponent, Danielle Kelly, when she tried to hit her by throwing her against the ground. The maneuver caused an immediate hemorrhage in the area of ​​his eyebrow, and even Kelly’s face was stained with blood.

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The referee paused the contest and then canceled it because the doctors determined that the injury was too great. After the accidental headbutt, Esparza shared an image of the open cut on his social networks and said it would require “a couple of stitches.”