Found December 05, 2012 on
The injury bug strikes again. Forrest Griffin has suffered a knee injury which has forced him out of his scheduled light heavyweight bout against Phil Davis at UFC 155.
UFC President Dana White tweeted the bad news on Wednesday, “Forrest Has MCL tear and ACL strain. 20 cc’s of blood removed from his knee and the saga continues at the UFC!!”
The bout was scheduled as the co-main event of UFC 155 which takes place from the MGM Grand Garden Arena on December 29th. There has been no word on a possible replacement opponent for Davis.
UFC 155 will be headlined by heavyweight champion Junior dos Santos defending his title against Cain Velasquez.
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Dana White announced today via his twitter account that Forrest Griffin has to withdraw from his fight with Phil Davis on December 29th for UFC 155. Griffin tore his MCL and strained his ACL, which basically means he trashed his knee and will be out of commission for a while. No word yet on any [...]
The Lunar Calendar states 2012 is the year of the Golden Dragon. If you were to ask the Ultimate Fighting Championship, this was unquestionably the year of the Injury Bug.
On Wednesday morning, UFC president Dana White announced former light heavyweight champion Forrest Griffin (Pictured) will be forced out of this month’s scrap against Phil Davis with a blown knee.