Fighter, who challenges champion Georges St. Pierre at UFC 167, had to delay their training in nearly a week
Johny Hendricks is slated to challenge welterweight title before the champion Georges St. Pierre at UFC 167 , but not nearly the athlete was forced to leave the show due to an unexpected accident .
The American suffered a second degree burn on his back when he recorded a commercial for the UFC . According to reports in the American press , the lights were burning very close to the fighter and caused the injury .
Ted Ehrhardt , entrepreneur Hendricks revealed that the fighter tried to train two days after the accident , but the burns prevented him . With this, he had to deal with a doctor who specializes in burns and delay the return to training for almost a week .
" The Johny never gets angry . He just got angry because it disrupted their training , "said Ehrhardt , the U.S. website MMA Fighting.
The fight between Georges St. Pierre and Johny Hendricks will headline UFC 167 , an event that celebrates the 20th anniversary of Ultimate and is scheduled for Nov. 16 in Las Vegas in the United States .