Cormier, three others medically suspended up to 180 days

April 22, 2013

UFC on FOX 7 medical suspensions.

Suspended up to 180 days
Daniel Cormier: suspended 180 days with 180 days no contact or until cleared by physician for swollen right middle finger
Chad Mendes: suspended 180 days with 180 days no contact or until cleared by physician for possible right index finger fracture
Jorge Masvidal: suspended 180 days with 180 days no contact or until cleared by physician for right thumb fracture. Also suspended suspended 60 days with 60 days no contact or until cleared by physician for two top of scalp lacerations
Ramsey Nijem: suspended 180 days with 180 days no contact or until cleared by physician. Sent to hospital for head trauma. Suspended 45 days with 30 days no contact, no exceptions, for KO

Suspended up to 60 days
Joseph Benavidez: suspended 60 days with 60 days no contact for broken tooth and laceration to right eyebrow or until cleared by physician
Matt Brown: suspended 60 days with 60 days no contact or until cleared by physician for laceration to right eyebrow
Nate Diaz: suspended 60 days with 60 days no contact or until cleared by physician for facial lacerations to nose and cheek. Also suspended 45 days with 30 days no contact for TKO
Myles Jury: suspended 60 days with 60 days no contact or until cleared by physician for laceration to right eyebrow

Suspended up to 45 days
Roger Bowling: suspended 45 days with 30 days no contact for KO and must have neurological check
Darren Elkins: suspended 45 days with 30 days no contact for TKO
Clifford Starks: suspended 45 days with 30 days no contact for KO
Darren Uyenoyama: suspended 45 days with 30 days no contact for TKO
Hugo Viana: suspended 45 days with 30 days no contact for TKO

Mandatory seven day suspensions
Francis Carmont: mandatory seven-day suspension
T.J. Dillashaw: mandatory seven-day suspension
Benson Henderson: mandatory seven-day suspension
Lorenz Larkin: mandatory seven-day suspension
Gilbert Melendez: mandatory seven-day suspension
Frank Mir: mandatory seven-day suspension
Anthony Njokuani: mandatory seven-day suspension
Yoel Romero: mandatory seven-day suspension
Josh Thomson: mandatory seven-day suspensionTim Means: mandatory seven-day suspension