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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 and “Shogun” Rua went to war for 25-minutes in one of the best fights in Mixed Martial Arts history.

The full list of medical suspensions include:

• Dan Henderson: suspended 180 days with 180 days no contact for a possible right thumb fracture, suspended days with 60 days no contact for a “hard bout,” needs MRI/CT scan for clearance.
• Mauricio Rua: suspended 180 days with 180 days no contact for a possible facial and skull fracture, suspended 45 days with 30 days no contact for a “hard bout,” and suspended 60 days with 60 days no contact for eyebrow laceration
• Michael McDonald: suspended 180 days with 180 days no contact for possible fracture on right ring finger
• Gleison Tibau: suspended 180 days with 180 days no contact (or until cleared by X-ray) for possible fracture on right thumb
• Wanderlei Silva: suspended 60 days with 60 days no contact (or until cleared by physician) for eyebrow laceration
• Martin Kampmann: suspended 60 days with 60 days no contact (or until cleared by physician) for forehead and right eyebrow laceration
• Rick Story: suspended 60 days with 60 days no contact (or until cleared by physician) for chin laceration
• Cung Le: suspended 45 days with 30 days no contact for TKO loss and suspended 60 days with 60 days no contact (or until cleared by physician) for possible nasal fracture
• Brian Bowles: suspended 45 days with 30 days no contact for submission loss
• Jason Brilz: suspended 45 days with 30 days no contact for TKO loss
• Alex Soto: suspended 45 days with 30 days no contact for TKO loss
• Tom Lawlor: suspended 45 days with 30 days no contact for submission loss
• Shamar Bailey: suspended 45 days with 30 days no contact for TKO loss

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