Watson, Poirier possibly out 180 days

Thursday, February 21, 2013

Today Zuffa, the parent company of the UFC, released it’s medical suspension for last weekend’s UFC on Fuel TV 7 in England. Overseas, where there is no athletic commission, the UFC acts as its own sanctioning commission handing down medical suspensions to its athletes and often handling its own drug testing as well.

The following suspensions were released exclusively to Mixed Martial Arts, LLC, the official record keeper for the Association of Boxing Commissions:

Ulysses Gomez: 30 days no fight, 21 days no contact

Phil Harris: 30 days no fight, 21 days no contact

Motonobu Tezuka: 30 days no fight, 21 days no contact

Vaughen Le: 30 days no fight, 21 days no contact

Stanislav Nedkov: : 30 days no fight, 21 days no contact

Tom Watson: 180 days suspension or negative x-ray (right elbow)

Andy Ogle: 30 days no fight, 21 days no contact

Danny Castillo: 30 days no fight, 21 days no contact

Renee Fortee: 30 days no fight, 21 days no contact

Terry Etim: 30 days no fight, 21 days no contact

Matt Riddle: 30 days no fight, 21 days no contact

Che Mills: 30 days no fight, 21 days no contact

Ryan Jimmo: 30 days no fight, 21 days no contact

Ryan Jimmo: 190 days or clearance of right thigh

James Te Huna: 30 days no fight, 21 days no contact

Jorge Santiago: 30 days no fight, 21 days no contact

Gunnar Nelson: 30 days no fight, 21 days no contact

Cyrille Diabete: 30 days no fight, 21 days no contact

Cub Swanson: 30 days no fight, 21 days no contact

Dustin Porier: 30 days no fight, 21 days no contact

Dustin Porier: 180 days or negative x-ray (left ankle)

Michael McDonald: 30 days no fight, 21 days no contact

Renan Barao: 30 days no fight, 21 days no contact