“Just got done seeing Dr. , Hand is broken, will be on the shelf for a while. Still looking forward to finishing tourney.”
Cormier’s recovery time could be from six to eight weeks. With the tourney finale tentatively slated for early 2012 Cormier should be able to fight. Cormier (9-0 MMA, 6-0 SF) will face ex-UFC champ Josh Barnett (31-5 MMA, 2-0 SF) in the last chapter of the Strikeforce Grand Prix.