The prior UFC featherweight champion suffered a little cut in his knee that led to a disease. He had been admitted to the Samaritano Hospital in Botafogo, Rio de Janeiro, on Wednesday.
Aldo is currently slated to confront Alexander Volkanovski at UFC 237 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Based on multiple sources, the Nova Uniao fighter continues to be expected to regain time and also be cleared by the doctors to fight on May 11.
Aldo (28-4) is arriving off back-to-back knock out wins over Jeremy Stephens and Renato Moicano. The former champion has said multiple times he hopes to complete his UFC contract in 20-19, fighting double and retiring from the sport.
Volkanovski (19-1), winner of 16 directly MMA bouts as a professional fighter, is coming from a second-round knock out conquer Chad Mendes in December. “The Great” is 6-0 with three endings under the UFC bannerad.
UFC 237 will occur at the Jeunesse Arena and comprise Rose Namajunas vs. Jessica Andrade for your strawweight championship While the main occasion.