179 Search Results for medical suspensions

Apr 24, 2012 6:27 am

UFC 145 Medical Suspensions Report | UFC NEWS

The Georgia Athletic and Entertainment Commission just released their post-fight medical suspensions report for last weekend’s UFC 145 event. UFC 145 took place last Saturday from Atlanta, Georgia’s Phillips Arena. In the main event UFC light-heavyweight champion, Jon Jones successfully defended his title against former teammate and rival Rashad Evans. All event participants received a...

Apr 18, 2012 6:51 pm

UFC on Fuel TV 2 Medical Suspensions

By Ryan Busuttil: There were only 2 fighters medically suspended from this past weekend’s UFC on Fuel TV 2 event. Paulo Thiago and Alessio Sakara, both of whom were knocked out in their respective fights, have been suspended for 28 days according to the president of the Swedish MMA federation, George Sallfeldt. UFC on Fuel TV...

Mar 5, 2012 1:54 pm

“Strikeforce: Tate vs. Rousey” Medical Suspensions Report | Tate Suspended Indefinitely

The Ohio State Athletic Commission just released the list of medical suspensions handed down following last weekend’s Strikeforce: Tate vs. Rousey” event. While all competitors received precautionary seven-day suspensions, eight fighters received additional time. “Strikeforce: Tate vs. Rousey” took place this past Saturday from Columbus, Ohio’s Nationwide Arena. In the main event the female bantamweight...

Mar 1, 2012 10:47 am

Report | UFC 144 Medical Suspensions | Henderson Out Up To Six-Months

UFC 144 took place last Saturday night from the Saitama Super Arena in Saitama, Japan. In the main event the UFC’s lightweight title changed hands when Benson Henderson outpointed Frankie Edgar over the course of five-rounds to earn a unanimous decision victory on the judges’ scorecards. According to a report on Mixedmartialarts.com the UFC department...


Feb 21, 2012 4:24 pm

Four UFC on FUEL TV 1 Fighters Received Medical Suspensions

UFC on FUEL TV took place last week in Omaha, Nebraska from the Omaha Civic Auditorium. A welterweight clash between Jake Ellenberger and Diego Sanchez was featured in the main event of the evening. It took all three-rounds for Ellenberger to secure victory tonight, but it wasn’t without its complications. After a pretty one-sided first...

Feb 6, 2012 3:02 pm

UFC 143: Diaz vs. Condit | Medical Suspensions Report

The Nevada State Athletic Commission released the medical suspensions report for last weekends “UFC 143: Diaz vs. Condit” event today. Topping the list with up to six-months out due to medically related issues as a result of UFC 143 are Fabricio Werdum, Clifford Starks, Ed Herman, Edwin Figueroa, Matt Riddle, Henry Martinez and Michael Kuiper....

Feb 1, 2012 1:36 pm

UFC NEWS | Eight Fighters Receive Medical Suspensions Following UFC On FOX 2

Eight participants from last weekend’s “UFC on FOX 2: Evans vs. Davis” event have received medical suspensions from the Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulation. UFC on FOX 2 took place this past Saturday from the sold-out United Center in Chicago. In the main event, Phil Davis squared off with Rashad Evans for the...

Jan 10, 2012 6:55 am

MMA NEWS – “Strikeforce: Rockhold vs. Jardine” Medical Suspensions Report

The Nevada State Athletic Commission released the list of medically suspended fighters from the most recent Strikeforce event that took place this past weekend. 10 fighters will have to serve medical suspensions from the card and four of them may be out up to six months. “Strikeforce Rockhold vs. Jardine: took place this past Saturday...

Jan 3, 2012 12:14 pm

UFC NEWS – UFC 141 Medical Suspensions Report

The Nevada State Athletic Commission (NSAC) today revealed the list of fighters who have received medical suspensions following their efforts in last weekend’s UFC 141 event. Twelve fighters received mandatory suspensions, four of which could be out up to six months due to injuries suffered while in the cage. UFC 141 took place this past...

Dec 13, 2011 11:48 am

UFC NEWS – UFC 140 Medical Suspensions Report

All fighters from the Dec. 10 UFC 140 event received medical suspensions of at least 14 days for precautionary reasons. The Ontario Ministry of Consumer Services released the report this afternoon. UFC 140 took place this evening from the Air Canada Center in Toronto, Canada and was headlined was headlined by a light-heavyweight title fight...

Nov 22, 2011 7:15 am

UFC NEWS – UFC 139 Medical Suspensions Report: Shogun Out Six Months With Possible Facial And Skull Fracture

After an astonishing 25-minute battle, Dan Henderson and Shogun Rua have been medically suspended by the California State Athletic Commission for six-months. The Commission released their list of medical suspensions yesterday evening through email. UFC 139 took place this past Saturday from the HP Pavilion in San Jose, California. In the main event Dan Henderson...

Nov 17, 2011 12:24 pm

UFC NEWS – UFC on FOX 1 Medical Suspensions Report

The California State Athletic Commission distributed the list of UFC on FOX 1 medical suspensions this afternoon and among the suspended fighters is main event competitor and former champion Cain Velasquez. Cain was suspended for 45 days for precautionary reasons after his TKO defeat to Dos Santos. UFC on Fox 1 took place last night...

Nov 1, 2011 7:30 am

UFC 137 Medical Suspensions Report

10 UFC 137 fighters will be forced on the shelf for a period of time as specified by The Nevada State Athletic Commission for damages suffered during last weekends pay-per-view event. UFC 137: Penn vs. Diaz” took place this past Saturday from the Mandalay Bay Events Center in Las Vegas. The pay-per-view event was a...

Sep 26, 2011 4:00 pm

Strikeforce Challengers 19 Medical Suspensions

Eleven fighters from last week’s Strikeforce Challengers 19 event have received medical suspensions from the Nevada State Athletic Commission, five of which could face extended layoffs exceeding six months or longer. Strikeforce Challengers 19 took place this past Friday, September 23 from The Pearl at the Palms Casino Resort in Las Vegas and aired for...

Sep 12, 2011 11:09 am

Four "Strikeforce: Barnett vs. Kharitonov" Receive Medical Suspensions

The Ohio State Athletic Commission released the list of mandatory medical suspensions today issued to four of last Saturday’s Strikeforce event fighters. Amanda Nunes and “Cyborg” Santos received the lightest suspensions with just 30 days while Antonio Silva and Yoel Romero both received 60 days for their KO losses. Surprisingly, Daniel Cormier was not on...

Sep 23, 2015 5:25 am

Bellator ‘Dynamite’ Medical Report: Nine Fighters Face Possible 6 Month Suspensions

This past Saturday we finally got to see what Bellator’s ‘Dynamite’ event would actually look like. There were a lot of questions leading into the cross promoted event, featuring both MMA fights in a cage and GLORY kickboxing matches in a ring. The night also featured an old school one-night tournament in which former UFC...

Sep 8, 2015 3:12 pm

UFC 191 Medical Report: Arlovski And Mir Face Potential 6 Month Suspensions

  UFC 191 didn’t bring us the slugfest we were expecting from former UFC heavyweight champions Frank Mir and Andrei Arlovksi, who met in the night’s co-main event. Instead we got three rounds of lackluster action, leading to a split decision win for Arlovski. Unfortunately, both fighters seemed to have walked away from the fight...

Aug 4, 2015 9:05 am

UFC 190 Medical Report: Five Fighters Face Lengthy Suspensions

UFC 190 went down this past Saturday in Brazil and we once again witnessed the pure dominance that is Ronda Rousey. She flat out KO’d Bethe Corriea in 34 seconds, sending her face down to the mat. Now that the dust has settled a little we have the official medical suspensions, handed down by the...

Nov 9, 2015 10:34 am

UFC Fight Night 77 Medical Report: 5 fighters could be out for 6 months

UFC Fight Night 77 proved to be an onslaught amongst warriors in the cage as five fighters from the card face mandatory medical suspensions as long as 180 days. MMA Junkie reported the medical suspensions coming from the Comissao Atletica Brasileira de MMA, also known as CABMMA, or the Brazilian MMA Athletic Commission, following UFC...

Sep 21, 2015 9:42 pm

WSOF 23 Medical Report: 10 fighters forced to sit on the sidelines

World Series of Fighting returned last weekend with “WSOF 23: Gaethje vs. Palomino II” in Phoenix, Arizona! Justin Gaethje headlined the card with another successful WSOF Lightweight Championship defense against Luis Palomino. Palmoino was brutally knocked out and is just one of the many fighters who will be forced to sit on the sidelines due...

Aug 4, 2015 1:35 pm

WSOF 22 Medical Report: Shields Snags Possible 6 Month Suspension

WSOF 22 went down on Saturday night and had plenty of drama to go along with it. From the Diaz brothers brawl with Khabib Nurmagomedov’s crew, to the ridiculous actions by champion Rousimar Palhares in his title defense. Palhares repeatedly raked Shields’ eyes during the fight, then held onto the fight ending kimura way too...

Jul 20, 2015 8:38 pm

UFC Fight Night 71 Medical Report: 9 Fighters Suspended for a Potential 6 Months

UFC Fight Night 71 was the perfect middle of the week break for mixed martial arts fans and we were treated to highlight-reel main-event knockout. Oddly enough, Todd Duffee is not among the six fighters who could be sitting on the sidelines for six months! Tony Ferguson was in an absolute war with Josh Thomson...

Jun 29, 2015 1:40 pm

UFC Fight Night 70 Medical Report: Machida Sidelined Indefinitely

Lyoto Machida suffered his second consecutive loss in a row and has to pay the price for it. While he did receive a nice payday, he is being forced to sit on the sidelines indefinitely until he receives medical clearance for possible head injuries. Steve Bosse was also on a receiving end of a lengthy...

Jun 22, 2015 11:34 am

Bellator 138 Medical Report: Shamrock Suspended After Loss to Kimbo Slice

Bellator 138 took place this past Friday and it was headlined by an interesting bout between Kimbo Slice and Ken Shamrock. The two put on an entertaining main-event where Shamrock almost submitted Slice, but Slice made it back to his feet to ultimately blast Shamrock into next week. The Missouri Office of Athletics issued the...

Oct 10, 2011 2:39 pm

Five Fighters Medically Suspended Following UFC 136

Five UFC 136 competitors have been medically suspended for injuries suffered during last weekend’s UFC 136 event in Houston, Texas. The lengthiest of which was handed to down to main event participant Gray Maynard, who will be out 60 days for his knockout loss to UFC lightweight champion, Frankie Edgar. UFC 136 took place Saturday,...

Sep 27, 2011 11:57 am

UFC 135 Suspensions: Jones Out Up To Six Months

Sorry about your luck Rashad Evans… Twelve UFC 135 participants have been medically suspended following their efforts at last weekend’s “Jones vs. Rampage” event including the light-heavyweight champion who could be out up to six-months for injuries suffered during the night’s main event. “UFC 135: Jones vs. Rampage” took place last Saturday, September 24 live...

Aug 24, 2016 9:35 am

John Kavanagh gives update on Conor McGregor’s injured leg

After Bruce Buffer read the judge’s decision for the main event war between Conor McGregor and Nate Diaz, it didn’t take long for the featherweight champion, who won a majority decision over Diaz, to begin limping on his walk back to the dressing room. News surfaced shortly after that McGregor had broken his foot, and...