Despite having his arm broken in two last night (Dec. 10, 2011) at UFC 140 by Frank Mir, Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira is all smiles on the airplane taking him to the hospital to get surgery done. As tweeted by UFC President Dana White: "Getting Big Nog to LA to get that arm fixed. #toughasnails" Indeed. No word on how long exactly Nogueira will be out but it's expected to be a long, long time. To see how severe his injury really is, take a look at this gruesome picture right here.
Did we mention that Brittney Palmer made her return to carrying cards as an Octagon girl at UFC 140 last night in Toronto? Well, there she is. Did we also mention that she'll be posing for Playboy for the March 2012 issue? Oh, we did? Just checking. Happy Sunday, Maniacs.
UFC 140 poster for "Jones vs. Machida" on Dec. 10 in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. Expect the bigger and better version to appear as we get closer and closer to fight night. The event features Jon Jones defending his light heavyweight title against Lyoto Machida, as well as the Nogueira brother, Rodrigo and Rogerio, taking on Frank Mir and Tito Ortiz, respectively. For complete UFC 140 fight card and line-up click here.