(Video) GRAPHIC: Chris Weidman left with snapped leg 17 seconds into Uriah Hall fight

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Chris Weidman lost his fight against Uriah Hall yesterday night with just 17 seconds on the clock – having been left with a SERIOUSLY mangled leg after throwing a leg kick.

Weidman had already seen what can go wrong when throwing leg kicks in the UFC, having broken Anderson Silva’s leg in December 2013. Weidman checked a kick from Silva, and in the process, broke the legendary fighter’s leg.

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Unfortunately for Weidman, he ended up on the wrong side of it during his Uriah Hall last night, and after just 17 seconds, too. Just to issue a warning to all those eating whole reading this, it’s probably best to close the tab now.

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Weidman, is going to face a lengthy recovery and a considerable amount of time out of the octagon. It’s a freak, unfortunate incident, but one which, of all people, Weidman knew could happen when throwing leg kicks in this sport.

Get well soon, Chris.

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