In between the second and third round, Nevada doctors examined her knee which was quite an unusual moment. Maycee Barber went on to explain that she attempted to disguise her injury so that Modafferi wouldn’t see it as a target. Immediately, we knew her knee was compromised, but we got the true extent of it before the third round, when the doctor on hand appeared to diagnose her with a partial ACL tear. We joked on Twitter that the ringside physician didn’t have the MRI eyes necessary to sort out what was going on, but he obviously had the gist of what was happening: Berber’s ACL was tearing in half as she attempted to fight on it. Be sure to share this Maycee Barber gives injury update, targets end of year return video. I’m like, ‘oh man this is what they’re doing, this is what she should be doing. “I personally have never seen anyone sat down in the middle of fight and had a doctor (check) their knee stability, and then proceed to get up and announce to the ref and everyone else there was a small ACL tear and that (the fighter) was ‘fine.’ I knew something in my knee was torn and I wasn’t fine, but I knew that I could be in the fight, and then after the fight was over, I could cry and deal with it. After a three-second long examination, the doctor told the referee that Barber suffered a “partial ACL tear,” and that “she’s fine.”. However, she suffered a unanimous decision defeat in the end. Maycee Barber was in the second round of her women’s flyweight matchup with Roxanne Modafferi, when she ate a punch and collapsed to the floor. For more MMA News, Rumors and Updates follow the Red Monster on. This is also known as Online Behavioural Advertising. Anyone that really follows Roxy rather than just judging her on her librarian appearance knows she’s a crafty veteran with a severely underrated overall game. Your email address will not be published. But I was watching the fight, and anytime I watch a fight I always pick people apart. Now information has come out, suggesting that she suffered some serious damage to her knee during the fight. “I’ve never seen this in my life; they’re doing an examination of her knee,” Joe Rogan said on the broadcast. “Is that a guy a human MRI?”. Maycee Barber was in the second round of her women’s flyweight matchup with Roxanne Modafferi, when she ate a punch and collapsed to the floor. Everything That Happened At UFC 254 Last Night! “I don’t get that,” Rogan said. Welp, turns out the doctor had a reason to be concerned because according to ESPN Maycee Barber has suffered a complete ACL tear of her left knee. However, she suffered a unanimous decision defeat in the end. Her corner probably should have stopped her from going back out there for round three, but that certainly doesn’t seem to match the general level of intensity and can do spunk exhibited by Barber in everything she did. I wasn’t like that because I knew that I had an injury. ”I feel as though the doctor should have come up to me and ask me if I was good, and then listened to my response,” she added. The doctor notably told referee Jason Herzog that Barber had a small, partial ACL tear and was fine to continue. UFC flyweight Maycee Barber tore her ACL halfway through a bloody battle with Roxanne Modafferi but fought on to finish the fight. You can see the knee give out on the side. BLOG & UPDATES — FOLLOW UFC 246 LIVE! Maycee Barber suffered the first loss of her professional career over the weekend. MiddleEasy: 3601 Walnut St, Denver, CO 80205. Khabib Had Broken Foot, Mumps Leading Into UFC 254 Title Fight. Required fields are marked *. Watch UFC 254 full fight video highlights: Khabib Nurmagomedov vs. Justin Gaethje earlier today (Sat., Oct. 24, 2020) live on ESPN+ PPV from "Fight Island" in Abu Dhabi, featuring the second-round submission finish by Khabib. Khabib Slices Through Gaethje In Final UFC Fight. Barber: Doctor Gave Injury Away. Since joining Syndicate MMA several years ago she’s enjoyed a career renaissance, and just the latest cherry on top was scrubbing the UFC’s wannabe champ Berber across the canvas for 15 minutes. Maycee Barber feels the doctor is partly to blame for her loss to Roxanne Modafferi. ← UFC 250: Amanda Nunes full post-fight interview Dana … She went back and started fighting and trying to do things and I noticed she was flat in a way I’ve never seen before.”. We witnessed one of the biggest MMA upsets in a long time on Saturday night when +600 underdog Roxanne Modafferi completely dominated -1000 favorite Maycee Barber at UFC 246, winning the fight 30-27 on all three judges’ scorecards. 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LIVE UFC 246 | Conor McGregor vs. Donald Cerrone | Radio-Style Play-By-Play Results Stream, UFC 246 results: ‘McGregor vs Cowboy’ live stream updates, highlights, fight videos, White Won’t Contact McGregor — ‘I Don’t Chase Guys’, Khabib Nurmagomedov Red Eagle Hoodie With Foil, Sean “Sugar” O’Malley Multi-Graphic T-Shirt, Black UFC Fan Gear Pride Fighting T-shirt. They would never examine a man’s knee.”. US, © Copyright 2020 MiddleEasy.com, All rights reserved. Barber was trying to conceal the injury but following the second round, the doctor went in and checked on her knee which gave away the fact that she had a problem. Watch Conor McGregor v Donald ‘Cowboy’ Cerrone at UFC 246 on Main Event. “I feel like the fact that the doctor completely gave away that I was dealing with something. Details Emerge About Maycee Barber Knee Injury During UFC 246 Bout. 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