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Souza was in action in the featured UFC 262 prelim, taking on Andre Muniz. Muniz was able to take Souzas back early and lock onto among Souzas arm, ultimately causing a break that might be seen– and heard– clearly on the broadcast.
Weidman shared his immediate response to the injury on social media.
Oh man. I cant watch this. Feel horrible for Jacare.
— Chris Weidman (@chrisweidman) May 16, 2021.
Chris Weidman could not bear to view Jacare Souza getting his arm broken at UFC 262.
Weidman a ghastly injury just last month at UFC 261 in Jacksonville, FL, breaking his leg with the descent on included his bout with Uriah Hall. Weidman was stretchered out of the arena prior to undergoing a successful surgical treatment the next day.
Weidman and Souza fought one another at UFC 230 in November 2018, with Weidman winning the very first 2 rounds prior to Souza knocked him out for the third-round triumph.
The battle with Muniz marked the first-ever time that Souza, the previous Strikeforce welterweight champion and Brazilian jiu-jitsu specialist, lost by submission in his MMA career.
Souza has now lost 4 directly considering that the win over Weidman. He dropped a decision to Jack Hermansson in April 2019, lost a split choice with Jan Blachowicz in November 2019 and was knocked out in magnificent style by Kevin Holland at UFC 256.
JACKSONVILLE, FL – APRIL 24: Chris Weidman of the United States is participated in to after breaking his leg on a kick attempt on Uriah Hall of Jamaica throughout UFC 261 at VyStar Veterans Memorial Arena on April 24, 2021 in Jacksonville, Florida. (Photo by Alex Menendez/Getty Images).
Andre Muniz might have simply broken Jacare Souzas arm at UFC 262 (Video) by Adam Stocker.
Chris Weidman, who broke his leg at UFC 261, reacts to the broken arm of Jacare Souza at UFC 262.
For the 2nd UFC pay-per-view card in a row, a fighter seems to have actually suffered a terrible injury. This time, Ronaldo “Jacare” Souza appeared to have a broken arm, and the guy who was gruesomely injured last month, Chris Weidman, watched it occur live.