UFN 13: Stephan Bonnar Injured, Off Card

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In a real hit to UFC fight night 13, YahooSports is reporting that Stephan Bonnar has been forced off the UFN 13 card after suffering a torn ligament in his left knee. Bonnar will have to undergo surgery to have a cadaver ligament put in place to replace the torn lateral collateral ligament. Bonnar will be out a minimum of six months.

“I was doing nothing out of the ordinary, just working on my (jiu-jitsu) getting ready for my fight. I heard a pop and I thought, ‘Damn, what is this?’ I walked around on it a little, but when I got home, it was really stiff and swollen.”

It is not known whether the UFC will find a replacement to take on Matt Hamill at UFN 13, on April 2 from Bloomfield, Colorado.

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  1. Man, I was really looking foward to see him fight Hamill. Its too bad because UFN 13 was looking stacked.

  2. I thought that was going to be a good fight I just hope they can get a suitable opponent for Hamill now. He deserves something after getting screwed in the Bisbing fight.

  3. i say bisping-hammill 2. bisping shouldn't drop down yet. big pussy. he needs to stay in the divsion to prove if he beat hammil or not. bisping is free that month.

  4. I dont think he would take that fight. He knows he would take a beating

  5. Thats fucking weak!!!! Throw Rashad in their, thatd be a fight i would even pay to see, but still i woould have rather seen Bonnar/ Hammil

  6. I agree with Brandon

    Throw Rashad in with Hamill

    Both are wrestlers and both have no cardio.

  7. i was looking forward to that one too, it could have been a war. your right brandon rashad would be a great replament i hope its him or at least some one decent.

  8. Cage do u like work for the website or did u just pick that name cause its fucking cool haha…I must say in my hopeful Rashad/ Hamill i give the win to Rashad because he is quicker and has quicker hands…Hamill's cardio seemed greatly improved with his fight with Bisping, or at least he went the distance

  9. i think that would be a good fight. I think rashad would win it in the second round.

  10. I'd give it to Rashad. I think that would be a good enough replacement.

  11. dane drebin says:

    i would be pulling for hamill to beat rashad all the way

  12. Na I dont really like Hamil (hes obviously a talented fighter but hes an asshole) so im definitly rooting for Rashad 100%, plus i think Rashad is an all around better fighter: Since this could very well be a wrestling/ ground match Evans has the advantage in takedown defence, and although Rashad is muck quicker with quicker hands Hamill has a big advantage in power

  13. i think we all agree bispng sucks. he is a sloppy fighter.

  14. I don't agree… His last 2 fights were poor and I am pissed off at the UFC for giving him McCarthy as his first fight at MW… when he could have fought Leben, Cote etc.. but, I think he has a agressive fight style (Flying Knees etc) that is a lot better to watch than Hamill's Wrestling…

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