Devin Clark wasn’t kidding when he mentioned he had a problem along with his tooth mid-bout in opposition to Ion Cutelaba at UFC Fight Night 192.
Clark (12-6 MMA, 6-6 UFC) suffered a unanimous resolution loss to Cutelaba (16-6-1 MMA, 5-5-1 UFC) in Saturday’s gentle heavyweight co-main occasion on the UFC Apex in Las Vegas. He practically acquired completed within the first and second rounds, however within the third acquired slightly respect again to push it the gap.
He nearly didn’t come out for that Round 3, although, as a result of in between rounds Clark instructed his nook he was having a problem along with his tooth. They had some dialogue about whether or not he can come again out to complete the struggle, and in the end the fighter and his coaches agreed to take action.
No one knew on the time precisely what the problem is, however now some pictures have shed some life.
UFC photographer Jeff Bottari (through Getty Images) took a shot that confirmed the within of Clark’s mouth the place his gums and tooth had been badly disfigured. Check it out beneath, nevertheless it’s not for the faint of coronary heart (through Twitter):
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With the defeat, Clark suffered consecutive losses for the primary time in his profession. He confirmed his unbelievable toughness, although, and was concerned in one of many higher fights at UFC Fight Night 192.
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