See how the MMA Twitterverse reacted to news of UFC 189 headliner and featherweight champion Jose Aldo reportedly suffering a fractured rib.
The big news out of the UFC is of course Jose Aldo’s reported fractured rib. While he’s not officially out of the UFC 189 main event vs. Conor McGregor, prospects of this highly anticipated featherweight title fight going on as scheduled look bleak. As you could imagine, MMA fighters on Twitter had plenty to say, with several featherweights offering to fight McGregor on short notice. Check out the reactions:
Staring at my phone like……… https://t.co/XamDf6PG4y
— Joseph duffy (@Duffy_MMA) June 23, 2015
I don’t have a bitch bone in my body, if I did I cut it out!
It sucks that when @TheNotoriousMMA wins the title, people will be saying he didn’t beat a 100% Aldo. Can’t please the haters.
Well, stealing the show at Vegas fight weekend may have just gotten a bit easier.. Although if I had to guess, Aldo toughs it out. #ufc189
— The Spartan (@EliasTheodorou) June 23, 2015
As an adult I just learned Santa isn’t real. All I asked for Christmas was Aldo vs McGregor #UFC
Wait who the fu*# is Conor?
Lastly, he’s not a fighter, but he is the UFC president, and Dana White sent out this two-worded Tweet of assurance to the fans: