It looks like we will be waiting a little while until we see” The Pitbull” Andrei Arlovski back in the octagon. The Pitbull will now be sitting on the sidelines, due to having arthroscopic surgery on his left shoulder last week and will need a 6 to 8 week recovery. According to his manager Leo Khorolinksy, who reported it to MMA fighting’s Ariel Helwani on UFC tonight last night.
The 35-year-old #7 ranked Andrei Arlovski (23-10) made his return to the UFC after being gone since 2008 and he hasn’t missed a beat since. Arlovski has earned back to back wins since his return under the UFC banner. Winning a split decision win over Brendan Schaub at UFC 174 and delivering a brutal first round knockout over Antonio “Big foot” Silva in September at UFC Fight Night.