But Felder added to his legacy on Sunday night at UFC Phoenix, as he fought through a failed lung suffered late at his main-card bout against James Vick at Talking Stick Resort Arena and held on for the unanimous-decision success. MMA Fighting confirmed an initial Monday ESPN report on Felder’s harm.
Felder continued the injury at the next round using a strike to the ribs, and he is going to likely be held for per day for monitoring at a Phoenix hospital.
Felder’s boss, Brian Butler, posted the following on Instagram:
The person who seems fazed by the injury is Felder himself, who obtained for the first time and is 4-0 in his final four spells that are Light Weight:
I have two lungs… I simply need a beer to shitsake