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Dominick Cruz out four months with hand injury

After defeating Demetrious Johnson in his second UFC title defense, news surfaced that bantamweight champion Dominick Cruz had injured his hand. Now, the extent of that injury is known, as Cruz says he will undergo surgery and be out of action for at least four months.

According to Cruz, a ligament in his right hand was torn in the early stages of his bout with Johnson at UFC Live 6. The Alliance MMA product suffered a similar injury to his left hand prior to his UFC debut against Urijah Faber.

Source: MMA Weekly

Photo: Dominick Cruz (Dave Mandel/Sherdog)

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