Flyweight contender Joanne Calderwood turn out to be once taken to a local hospital when she passed out backstage after her fight with Jennifer Maia on Saturday night at UFC Vegas 5.
UFC President Dana White first launched the guidelines on the UFC Vegas 5 submit-fight press convention. Per Calderwood’s manager, Danny Rubenstein, the Scottish fighter with out be conscious fainted while she turn out to be once seated, and her head coach and fiancé John Wooden caught her prior to she turn out to be once able to hit the bottom.
Calderwood turn out to be once then transported to a hospital for treatment.
“She’s good enough now,” Rubenstein instant MMA Combating by job of textual reveal message. “She turn out to be once getting checked out in the clinical room and fainted while sitting down. John caught her, they laid her down and carted her out on a stretcher.
“Heart rate dropped on the capability there but stabilized now. She’s awake on the hospital with Wooden.”
Calderwood had suffered a submission loss to Maia in her fight after getting caught in an armbar in the opening spherical.
As of now, Calderwood is restful receiving treatment on the local hospital, but there’s no observe but on what precisely induced her to pass out backstage.