The advertised encounter in Las Vegas ended quickly.
Freestyle match Irish star Conor McGregor lost for the second time this year to an American To Dustin Poirierier.
The lightweight fight, which started in Las Vegas early Sunday in Finnish time, ended after the first set, because McGregor injured his left leg.
President of the UFC Dana White said BBCAccording to, after the match, McGregor’s tibia broke.
The match had been marketed as a grand match, but the audience had to settle for less than expected. In the first installment, McGregor, who had invested in kicks, handed over and received treatment for his injury in a cage.
“This isn’t over yet,” McGregor exclaimed before he was carried from the arena.
Twosome has faced three times and the wins are 2-1 for Poirier. In the first encounter, McGregor was better in 2014 and knocked out Poirier in 106 seconds.