Benson Henderson suspended indefintely after UFC 150

by Chris Palmquist | source: The Underground

Today the Colorado State Athletic Commission released it's official results and suspensions for UFC 150: Edgar vs. Henderson, to MMA LLC, the official Records Keeper for the Association of Boxing Commissions. Of particular note is that Benson Henderson is suspended indefinitely pending his right foot being cleared by a physician. Today UFC officials announced that Benson would defend his lightweight title on December 8t against Nate Diaz.

The suspension is more than likely precautionary and should in no way affect the scheduled fight with Diaz. The complete suspensions are listed below:

Eiji Mitsuoaki: 45 day suspension

Ken Stone: 30 day suspension

Jared Hamman: 60 day suspension

Justin Lawrence: 60 day suspension. Also indefinite suspension, must have both hands cleared by physician

Melvin Guillard: 60 day suspension

Benson Henderson: Indefinite suspension, must have right foot cleared by physician

Dustin Pague: 45 day suspension for laceration above right temple area

Buddy Roberts: 30 day suspension

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circa305 site profile image  

8/15/12 10:05 PM by circa305

Had me worried for a second. I thought he failed a test or something.

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8/15/12 10:03 PM by radiobaby

A misleading/wrong title by UG News. You don't say.

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8/15/12 7:10 PM by rezzz

Same here.I thought he failed the test for a second, then i figured it was the usual medical suspension ... that's no news.

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8/15/12 4:37 PM by Orcus Knows MMA Better Than Goku

 u got me UGnews! thought it was about roids!...whew!

Chhem site profile image  

8/15/12 4:35 PM by Chhem

I thought he failed a drug test or something with that title.

LilBrockonmychest site profile image  

8/15/12 3:58 PM by LilBrockonmychest

 Ah gotcha...I guess I missed his post.

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8/15/12 3:54 PM by Matrixkick

Oh you mother...

Looky site profile image  

8/15/12 3:51 PM by Looky

Hell yeah troll face!

RickStorm site profile image  

8/15/12 3:48 PM by RickStorm

 ^ He was being sarcastic/joking about rkilla's post above his

LilBrockonmychest site profile image  

8/15/12 3:35 PM by LilBrockonmychest

 Sorry if I'm wrong but, don't you post as UG News/ UG Blog?  If so it's weird that you post the article and then come back with your other account and act shocked :)