Thiago Alves Aims For UFC Return In December After Successful Surgery | UFC News

June 20, 2012 4:03 am 9 Comments
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By Jamie McAllister
Thiago Alves‘ surgery to repair a torn pectoral muscle was a success and is targeting a late 2012 return to the Octagon.

Alves suffered a training injury which forced him to withdraw from his scheduled UFC 149 bout against Siyar Bahadurzada in Calgary, Alberta, Canada.

Here is the good news directly from Alves Twitter account.

-Great news just talked to my Doctor and my PT. They both told me I’ll be back fighting again by December! I can’t wait!

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