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UFC fighter Tim Means gets punched so hard his ankle snaps

Have you ever been punched so hard you broke your ankle? Now Tim Means can say he has. In a welterweight fight between Niko Price and Means at UFC Fight Night 146 in Wichita, Kansas, on Saturday night, the pair slogged out the early stages of the fight. Late in the first round, Price hit Means with a savage hook before a few strikes on the ground for good measure. The knockdown gave Price a $50,000 Performance of the Night pay check for the brutal KO. But Means didn’t get up. What was unsighted on first watch was the fighter landed on his ankle. He suffered a broken ankle and tibia and will require surgery for the damage. He took to Instagram to share the injury as he got to hospital. “I do my best to leave it all in the ring ev ...