UFN 29 suspensions: Pierce out up to 6 months

Saturday, October 12, 2013

The regulating body in Brazil, Comissao Atletica Brasileira de MMA (CABMMA), has issued medical suspensions for UFC Fight Night 29, held in Barueri, Brazil on Wedneday, Oct. 8, 2013.

Ildemar Alcantara: suspended 14 days, 7 days no contact
Igor Araujo: suspended 14 days, 7 days no contact
Raphael Assuncao: suspended 30 days, 21 days no contact
Joey Beltran: suspended 30 days, 21 days no contact
Yan Cabral: suspended 14 days, 7 days no contact
Chris Cariaso: suspended 14 days, 7 days no contact
TJ Dillashaw: suspended 30 days, 21 days no contact
Matt Hamill: suspended 30 days, 21 days no contact
Dong Hyun Kim: suspended 30 days, 21 days no contact
Demian Maia: suspended 30 days, 21 days no contact
Fabio Maldonado: suspended 30 days, 21 days no contact
David Mitchell: suspended 14 days, 7 days no contact
Rousimar Palhares: suspended 14 days, 7 days no contact*
Alan Patrick: suspended 15 days, 7 days no contact
Mike Pierce: suspended 180 days, can fight sooner with physician clearance (knee and ankle)
Iliarde Santos: suspended 45 days, 30 days no contact
Jake Shields: suspended 30 days, 21 days no contact
Erick Silva: suspended 60 days, 45 days no contact
Thiago Silva: suspended 30 days, 21 days no contact
Garret Whiteley: suspended 30 days, 21 days no contact

*Palhares was suspended an additional 120 days for holding a heel hook too long on Mike Pierce.