UFC 153: Silva vs. Bonnar Medical Suspensions; Several Fighters Face Six Months Off


The UFC 153: Silva vs. Bonnar medical suspensions were released by the Ultimate Fighting Championship on Thursday. There was no sanctioning commission for the event, which took place on Oct. 13 at the HSBC Arena in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, so the suspensions were submitted by the UFC to the Association of Boxing Commissions database maintained by Mixed Martial Arts LLC.

Several fighters received six-month suspensions.

UFC 153: Silva vs. Bonnar Medical Suspensions

Stephan Bonnar: 45 days no contest, 30 days no contact

Dave Herman: 30 days no contest, 21 days no contact

Glover Teixeira: 180 days or negative x-ray of right hand and right elbow; also faces a minimum of 30 days no contest, 21 days no contact

Fabio Maldonado: 180 days or neurological clearance; also faces a minimum of 60 days no contest, 45 days no contact

Erick Silva: 30 days no contest, 21 days no contact

Sam Sicilia: 45 days no contest, 30 days no contact

Diego Brandao: 30 days no contest, 21 days no contact

Joey Gambino: 30 days no contest, 21 days no contact

Sergio Moraes: 180 days or negative MRI of right knee and cleared by physician; also face a minimum of 45 days no contest, 30 days no contact

Chris Camozzi: 180 days or negative x-ray of nasal bone; also faces a minimum of 45 days no contest, 30 days no contact

Luiz Cane: 180 days or clearance of left orbital and nasal bone; also faces a minimum of 45 days no contest, 30 days no contact

Cristiano Marcello: 45 days no contest, 30 days no contact

Reza Madadi: 45 days no contest, 30 days no contact

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