Anthony Smith suffers major setback following UFC 277

Anthony Smith, a former contender for the light heavyweight title, damaged his ankle in his defeat by Magomed Ankalaev at UFC 277 and will need surgery.

On Monday, Smith told Ariel Helwani the news.

Anthony Smith suffers major setback following UFC 277

On Saturday, the two competitors opened the UFC 277 main event. The accident happened in the first round. Smith informed his corner that he had hurt his leg after the first round. Smith was stopped in the second frame due to strikes.