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Spong hopes to fight again in six months

Kickboxing star Tyrone Spong released a statement on Monday afternoon where he revealed that he had successfully undergone surgery on his leg and could be fighting as soon as six months from now.

Tyrone Spong says surgery 'went perfectly'

Tyrone Spong is optimistic on his return prospects after undergoing leg surgery on Monday following Saturday's gruesome injury.

When leg-kicks go wrong: Five broken shins

The shin-check is a staple defensive technique of Muay Thai and Kickboxing. It is the mortal enemy of leg-kicks, at worst hurting and deterring the attacker and at best snapping the aggressor's shin clean in half and ending the fight instantly.

Morning Report: Franklin wants another go at Silva

Looking to finish out the final fight of his UFC contract, former middleweight champion Rich Franklin says he'd like one last chance to score a win over Anderson Silva.

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Photo Gallery: Spong breaks leg at Glory

Tyrone Spong broke his right leg in the first round of his rematch against Gokhan Saki yesterday in the Light Heavyweight World Championship Tournament Final at Glory 15 Saturday in Istanbul, Turkey.

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