Along with shedding to Roman
Dolidze through first-round knockout, Daukaus revealed that he
suffered a number of facial fractures because of absorbing a knee
to the face from his opponent within the ending sequence on June
“Through the combat, I received kneed, clearly,” Daukaus stated in a video
on his Instagram account. “As quickly because the knee landed, it form of
broke my face in three locations. The scans I received, I had two orbital
fractures, and I believe I had a fracture in my eye socket as effectively
Daukaus returned residence to Philadelphia after the occasion and underwent
surgical procedure final week, the place he had plates inserted into his face.
“Surgical procedure went effectively, it was final Thursday,” he stated. “I received three
plates put in, sadly, in my face. I received three plates on my
precise face, after which I’ve one beneath my eyeball, too, however
the one beneath my eyeball isn’t actually a plate. It simply form of
molds to my bone, so it would ultimately develop into one versus
those which can be truly screwed in my face and my cheekbone.
Issues like this occur.”
Daukaus added that he’s anticipated to wish a restoration interval of six
to eight weeks earlier than he can resume coaching. The 29-year-old identified
as “The D’Arce Knight” is 2-3 with one no contest within the UFC.