UFC featherweight champion Jose Aldo proved just how tough he really is after being involved in a motorcycle accident this past weekend in Brazil. Luckily he escaped the accident with no major injuries and does not expect the incident to impact his performance at his upcoming UFC 153 fight.
“Yes, I had a motorcycle accident, but it was no big deal,” Aldo calmly commented. “No, there’s no problem (In regards to his UFC 153 fight). I’m going to the gym right now.”
Jose Aldo was is said to have injured his foot, he has some swelling but did not fracture anything. He also has some scratches on his knee, leg and rear end. He’ll be resting his swollen foot this week and getting back to training next week according to Andre Pederneiras, his trainer.
Aldo is undefeated in his UFC career and is scheduled to face former lightweight champion Frankie Edgar at UFC 153 on October 13th in Rio de Janeiro.
Check out this epic moment when Jose Aldo almost started a riot when he jumps into the crowd following his victory in Brazil: