Sage Northcutt suffers eight fractures in KO loss to Cosmo Alexandre
Sage Northcutt has detailed the brutal injuries that he suffered during the KO loss to Cosmo Alexandre at ONE: ‘Enter the Dragon’. The UFC veteran suffered eight fractures and had to undergo a nine hour operation in Singapore.
Northcutt posted an update on Facebook in which he shared the x-ray of his injured face:
But the biggest knockout of the night was undoubtedly Alexandre’s finish of Northcutt. The Brazilian landed a right hand just 25 seconds into the opening round which instantly ended the contest.
You can watch the entire fight here:
Next up for Alexandre could well be a welterweight title shot. The reigning champion is Zebaztian Kadestam and, after emphatically defeating a touted prospect last Friday, the Brazilian could well have established himself as the number one contender.