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STEFAN STRUVE RUMORS

Fighter Blacked Out Before Fight at UFC 175

The fight between heavyweights Stefan Struve and Matt Mitrione was called off after Struve fainted in his locker room Saturday night before UFC 175. ESPN’s Brett Okamoto reported that the 26 year old Struve, who was diagnosed  with a bicuspid aortic valve – a rare heart disorder that disrupts blood flow, was taken to a local hospital for further evaluation. He had received...
Via Ring Kings
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Stefan Struve, Matt Mitrione And Dana White React To Fight Cancellation

Last night’s UFC 175 main card heavyweight fight between Stefan Struve and Matt Mitrione was cancelled while the show was already underway after the ‘Skyscraper’ passed out backstage. For any fighter that would be a cause for concern, but it was moreso in Struve’s case since he was returning to the Octagon for the first time since being diagnosed with a heart condition last...
Via Fight Of The Night
3 days ago  |  Discuss

UFC Pays Stefan Struve and Matt Mitrone Despite Canceled UFC 175 Fight

There’s nothing like getting paid for doing nothing. Sure Stefan Struve (pictured) and Matt Mitrone would have preferred to fight each other Saturday at UFC 175, but leaving Las Vegas with your show and win money isn’t a bad consolation prize. Just minutes before the heavyweights were to take center stage, Struve, who was returning from a 14-month hiatus after undergoing surgery...
Via 5thRound.com
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Stefan Struve Faints Backstage; Fight With Matt Matrione Cancelled

In a dramatic turn of events, heavyweight fighter Stefan Struve’s comeback at UFC 175 tonight against Matt Mitrione had to be cancelled at the last moment after he fainted backstage. “They thought it was a panic attack, and they hooked him up to the machine,” Dana White told reporters, “but they’re taking him to do more tests.” The incident is particularly troubling as...
Via Fight Of The Night
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Stefan Struve faints in locker room and has fight called off

Stefan Struve’s (pictured) 14-month hiatus from fighting will have to wait for another day, possibly, forever. Just minutes before the heavyweight was to fight Matt Mitrione at UFC 175, Struve fainted backstage and the bout has been canceled. “He was hyperventilating. They think it was a panic attack,” UFC president Dana White told media members sitting in press row. It was...
Via 5thRound.com
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Stefan Struve pulled from UFC 175 after passing out prior to fight

The heavyweight fight between Stefan Struve and Matt Mitrione has been cancelled and will not take place at UFC 175 on Saturday night.
Via Fox Sports
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Stefan Struve Has Panic Attack in Locker Room; UFC 175 Fight Canceled

Stefan Struve was scheduled to make his return tonight at UFC 175 but it has been reported that Struve just passed out in the locker room and he will no longer face Matt Mitrione. We will update you with more information as it becomes available. Update:  UFC President Dana White says, “He was hyperventilating. They think it was a panic attack, but we’re not risking it.” Here...
Via BlackSportsOnline
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Stefan Struve blacked out in locker room; fight called off

Stefan Struve blacked out and fainted in the locker room prior to his UFC 175 fight with Matt Mitrione in Las Vegas, leading the UFC to cancel the bout. “Stefan Struve blacked out in the locker room. He has elevated heart rate and is out of the fight. I’d never risk his health,” UFC boss […]
Via Larry Brown Sports
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Stefan Struve Makes Return To Octagon At UFC 175

LAS VEGAS — It has been a 16-month hiatus for UFC heavyweight Stefan Struve (29-6) from the octagon. The man known as “Skyscraper” is a rising name in the heavyweight division, and now looks to make a run into title contention. At a UFC Fight Night in March 2013, Struve faced Mark Hunt, where he […]
Via Full Scale Sports
4 days ago  |  Discuss

The Fight Wolff’s Dozen: My must see fights for the weekend

There is a lot of combat sports action this weekend with most of it centered around UFC’s International Fight Week. It starts with Lion Fight 16 on Friday. Then UFC 175 on Saturday, and concludes with their TUF 19 finale on Sunday. Add in the WSOF and their first network broadcast on NBC on Saturday and you have one great weekend of fights. The Lion Fight Card There really is not...
Via Fight Booth
6 days ago  |  Discuss
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