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Matt Mitrione to undergo surgery on broken orbital this week

There's a reason why the area around UFC heavyweight Matt Mitrione's right eye looked so gross and damaged - it was. Ariel Helwani reports that the big man's right orbital was broken in his fight against Travis Browne, and that he's having surgery to repair it early this week.Mitrione was poked in the eye repeatedly by Browne, without the referee recognizing some of them and with...
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11 days ago  |  Discuss

Matt Mitrione Posts Gruesome Pic Of Broken Orbital Floor

Here’s an image to add to your, “Oh dear God I wish I never saw that” list. UFC heavyweight Matt Mitrione (pictured) posted a selfie Sunday night showing off his ballooned right eye. Mitrione suffered the broken orbital floor in his right eye during the controversial TKO defeat to Travis Browne, who is taking tons of heat for the two accidental eye pokes he landed on Mitrione’s...
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Travis Browne Doesn’t See Any Controversy After Eye Pokes Vs. Matt Mitrione

BOSTON — Boos started to echo all throughout TD Garden at UFC Fight Night Boston on Sunday night after the Travis Browne-Matt Mitrione fight was stopped for a second time. Browne had just poked Mitrione’s eye again, and the fans were voicing their disapproval with the heavyweight fighter. However, Mitrione was looked at and cleared by doctors, and the fight went on without any penalties...
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Matt Mitrione eye injury is broken orbital floor

We have seen some nasty battle wounds suffered by those involved in combat sports, but the eye injury suffered by Matt Mitrione may be the worst ever. Mitrione was poked in the eye twice during his fight against Travis Browne for the UFC Fight Night card. Browne said the eye pokes were inadvertent, but they did a lot of damage and made it extremely difficult for Mitrione to compete...
Via Larry Brown Sports
18 days ago  |  Discuss

UFC fighter Matt Mitrione’s eye does not look okay

UFC Fight Night 81 took place on Sunday in Boston, and the fact Matt Mitrione suffered a TKO loss to Travis Browne was far secondary to what his right eye looked like after the fight. This is swelling from hell. It’s not suitable for life. Hide your children. You’ve been warned. Oh My God #UFCBoston — #UFCBoston (@ufc) January 18, 2016 iz notta...
Via The Comeback
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Matt Mitrione suffers mangled eye in TKO loss to Travis Browne

Matt Mitrione came up on the wrong end of a TKO loss to Travis Browne on Sunday night and his eye may have taken the brunt of the punishment.Mitrione actually suffered two separate eye pokes from Browne during the fight in the same right eye that looked like it might stop the fight when the doctor was forced to look at him on the second occasion.The referee opted not to take a point...
Via Fox Sports
18 days ago  |  Discuss

#UFCBoston: Matt Mitrione's Shoulder Gets Seriously Messed Up After Getting Slammed By Travis Browne

It is one thing to lose a fight, but it is another to lose and be in serious pain afterwards. With the injuries that Matt Mitrione suffered during his fight with Travis Browne Sunday night in Boston he must have been in serious pain when it was all over. First, there was the eye.After he got slammed his shoulder didn't look anything like what a shoulder is supposed to look like:...
Via FatManWriting
18 days ago  |  Discuss

Travis Browne Pokes Matt Mitrione In Eye, Causing Crazy Swelling (Photo)

Travis Browne, accidentally or not, caused a lot of trouble for Matt Mitrione by poking him in the eye at least once in their heavyweight bout at UFC Fight Night Boston on Sunday night. It caused Mitrione’s eye to swell quite a bit, making for a movie-like scene that drew a stunned response from the TD Garden crowd.
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#UFCBoston: Matt Mitrione's Eye Gets Seriously Messed Up Against Travis Browne

Injuries are a part of any sport, but when the sport involves hand to hand combat like mixed martial arts the injuries can sometimes be pretty gruesome. Such was the case in Boston for Fight Night 81 during the Travis Browne-Matt Mitrione fight.At some point during the contest Browne must have done something to Mitrione's eye because it certainly looks pretty messed up here: ...
Via FatManWriting
18 days ago  |  Discuss

Travis Browne Defeats Matt Mitrione By TKO At UFC Fight Night 81

Travis Browne finished Matt Mitrione by TKO with hard ground and pound in the third round of their heavyweight encounter tonight at UFC Fight Night 81 in Boston. Round One: Body kick from Browne. Both men throw a kick simultaneously with entiehr landing cleanly. Leg kick from Mitrione as Browne tries to counter with a […]
Via Fight Of The Night
18 days ago  |  Discuss

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