John Lineker Reports He’s “Training Well” Again, Provides Timeline For Return From Broken Jaw
By FCF Staff
After incurring a broken jaw during his decision loss to TJ Dillashaw at UFC 207 in December, John Lineker’s reporting that his recovery’s on track.
The bantamweight fighter, who had won six in a row before fighting Dillashaw, recently told MMA Fighting he’ll be ready to fight again in late July. The feared slugger also stated:
“I’m already training well,” Lineker said. “I can’t get hit in the head yet. I’m using a helmet, but I’m already training well.”
Lineker is currently ranked #4 in the UFC’s 135 division.