Four fighters at UFC 155 suspended up to 180 days

Monday, December 31, 2012

UFC 155 medical suspensions:

Junior dos Santos: Suspended 45 days (30 days no contact) for precautionary reasons.

Cain Velasquez: Suspended 45 days (30 days no contact) for precautionary reasons.

Joe Lauzon: Suspended 60 days (45 days no contact) for facial/forehead lacerations.

Tim Boetsch: Suspended 180 days unless cleared by physician (nasal fracture). Minimum suspension 45 days (30 days no contact).

Alan Belcher: Suspended 180 days unless cleared by a physician (mandible, knee). Minimum suspension 60 days (60 days no contact) for precautionary reasons.

Yushin Okami: Suspended 14 days (10 days no contact) for precautionary reasons.

Eddie Wineland: Suspended 30 days (21 days no contact) for lacerations.

Brad Pickett: Suspended 21 days (14 days no contact) for precautionary reasons.

Byron Bloodworth: Suspended 60 days (45 days no contact) for scalp lacerations.

Jamie Varner: Suspended 60 days (45 days no contact) for precautionary reasons.

Melvin Guillard: Suspended 45 days (30 days no contact) for right shin laceration.

Todd Duffee: Suspended 180 days unless cleared by a physician (left knee). Minimum suspension 60 days (45 days no contact) for forehead laceration.

Philip DeFries: Suspended 21 days (14 days no contact) for precautionary reasons.

Leonard Garcia: Suspended 21 days (14 days no contact) for precautionary reasons.

Michael Johnson: Suspended 180 days unless cleared by a physician (left hand). Minimum suspension 21 days (14 days no contact) for ear laceration.