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Saturday, 09/07/2013, 11:25 am

Fight Night 28 Medical Suspensions: All Fighters Sidelined


The Brazilian Athletic Commission has suspended 22 UFC fighters following last Wednesday’s ‘UFC Fight Night 28: Glover Teixeira vs. Ryan Bader’ event, three of which could be suspended for as long as six-months.

While a bulk of the suspensions are for precautionary reasons and are just a standard practice, some of the competitors will need medical clearance before returning to action.

 

  • Glover Teixeira: suspended 30 days with 21 days no contact
  • Ryan Bader: suspended 45 days with 30 days no contact
  • Ronaldo Souza: suspended 180 days or until cleared by doctor, needs x-ray on right foot
  • Yushin Okami: suspended 45 days with 30 days no contact
  • Joseph Benavidez: suspended 14 days with seven days no contact
  • Jussier Da Silva: suspended 180 days or until cleared by doctor, needs x-ray on right foot
  • Piotr Hallmann: suspended 30 days with 21 days no contact
  • Francisco Trinaldo: suspended 30 days with 21 days no contact
  • Rafael Natal: suspended 14 days with seven days no contact
  • Tor Troeng: suspended 30 days with 21 days no contact
  • Ali Bagautinov: suspended 14 days with seven days no contact
  • Marcos Vinicius: suspended 45 days with 30 days no contact
  • Edimilson Souza: suspended 180 days or until cleared by doctor, needs surgery on right hand
  • Felipe Arantes: suspended 45 days with 30 days no contact
  • Lucas Martins: suspended 14 days with seven days no contact
  • Ramiro Hernandez: suspended 30 days with 21 days no contact
  • Elias Silverio: suspended 14 days with seven days no contact
  • Joao Zeferino: suspended 14 days with seven days no contact
  • Ivan Jorge: suspended 14 days with seven days no contact
  • Keith Wisniewski: suspended 14 days with seven days no contact
  • Sean Spencer: suspended 21 days with 14 days no contact
  • Yuri Villefort: suspended 21 days with 14 days no contact

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