“UFC on FOX 3: Diaz vs. Miller” Medical Suspensions Report

May 6, 2012 1:12 pm
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Immediately following last night’s UFC on FOX 3 event the New Jersey State Athletic Commission released the medical suspensions report which evidenced suspensions for 14 of the 24 fighters on the night’s card.

“UFC on FOX 3: Diaz vs. Miller” took place last night from New Jersey’s IZOD center. In the main event Nate Diaz cemented himself as the newest lightweight title challenger with an impressive second round submission win over Jim Miller.

Several of the night’s main card fighters will be forced on the side-lines and 10 overall face indefinite suspensions and will need clearance to resume their training.

The full medical suspensions list is as follows:

Johny Hendricks: suspended indefinitely pending opthalmological exam (right eye)
Josh Koscheck: suspended indefinitely pending CT of facial bones
Alan Belcher: suspended indefinitely pending X-ray of right hand
Lavar Johnson: suspended indefinitely pending X-ray of left hand
Tony Ferguson: suspended indefinitely pending X-ray of left forearm
John Dodson: suspended indefinitely pending X-ray of left hand
Pascal Krauss: suspended indefinitely pending X-ray of right foot
Louis Gaudinot: suspended indefinitely pending X-rays of both left and right hands and 30 days for tough fight
Danny Castillo: suspended indefinitely pending X-ray of right hand
Nick Denis: suspended indefinitely pending CT facial (orbits) and CT of head and suspended 30 days for tough fight
Rousimar Palhares: suspended 30 days for TKO loss
Pat Barry: suspended 30 days for TKO loss
John Lineker: suspended 30 days for submission loss
Dennis Bermudez: suspended 60 days for facial laceration healing

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