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Monday, 03/10/2014, 09:25 pm

Medical Suspensions Report: 5 Fight Night London Fighters Out Six Months

The UFC released the medical suspensions for their most recent card in England, and several fighters have received potentially lengthy suspensions.

According to MMA LLC, Brad Scott received a 180 day suspension for a shoulder injury, Gunnar Nelson got 180 days for a knee injury, Brad Pickett received a 180 suspension due to a neck issue, Michael Johnson is out 180 days with a hand injury, and Jimi Manuwa is out for 180 days with injuries to both thumbs and a finger.

All fighters can have their suspensions shortened with clearance from a doctor.

Additionally, Danny Mitchel, Igor Araujo, Claudio Da Silva, Mats Nilson, Omahi Arkmedov, Neil Seery, Melvin Guillard, and Alexander Gustaffson have all received precautionary suspensions of 30 days no fight, 21 days no contact. Furthermore, Louis Gaudinot, Phil Harris, Luke Barnatt, Ilir Latifi, and Cyrille Diabate have all received a mandatory 7 day rest period.




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