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Monday, 03/05/2012, 01:54 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 title changed hands when Ronda Rousey submitted Miesha Tate in the very first round of action.

Miesha Tate received an indefinite suspension for her injured elbow suffered at the hands of Ronda Rousey. Ronaldo “Jacare” Souza, Roger Bowling and Conor Heun are also out indefinitely due to possible fractured hands. All four of the above referenced fighters must receive clearance by a physician to return to action.

Other suspensions outside of the seven-day mandatory are as follows:

Kazuo Misaki: Suspended 45 days to due a facial laceration
Alexis Davis: Suspended 30 days to due a facial laceration
Pat Healy: Suspended 30 days to due a head laceration
Brandon Saling: Suspended 30 days for precautionary reasons

Read More: Miesha Tate (News), Ronda Rousey (News), Strikeforce: Tate vs. Rousey


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