Miller will be sidelined indefinitely following his knockout loss
to Donald Cerrone. | Dave Mandel/Sherdog.com
Not only did Jim Miller
lose his bout against Donald
UFC Fight Night "Cerrone vs. Miller"
on Wednesday, but the
hometown fighter will also not see action for at least 30 days.
The New Jersey State Control Board on Thursday released a full list
of medical suspensions from the event, which took place July 16 at
Revel Casino Hotel in Atlantic City, N.J.
Miller, along with Alptekin
Ozkilic, Alex White,
Sanders and Tina
Lahdemaki all were given indefinite medical suspensions pending
In all, 10 fighters on the card were handed medical suspensions.
It’s worth noting that state athletic commissions will often give
extended suspensions to fighters who have experienced a technical
knockout for precautionary reasons.
UFC Fight Night “Cerrone vs. Miller” Medical
Miller: Suspended indefinitely pending abdominal ultrasound and
right forearm x-ray; minimum suspension 30 days for knockout loss;
30 days no contact.
Alptekin Ozkillic: Suspended indefinitely pending CT scan of head;
minimum suspension 30 days for technical knockout loss; 30 days no
White: Suspended indefinitely pending neurological examination
and CT scan; minimum suspension 45 days for eye laceration; 30 days
Duke: Suspended indefinitely pending orthopedic clearance of
left hand; minimum suspension 30 days for technical knockout loss;
30 days no contact.
Sanders: Suspended indefinitely pending left ankle x-ray.
Lahdemaki: Suspended indefinitely pending ophthalmological
clearance of right eye; minimum suspension 60 days for
precautionary reasons; 60 days no contact
Dunham: Suspended 30 days for technical knockout loss; 30 days
Salas: Suspended 30 days for facial laceration; 30 days no
contact for technical knockout loss.
Proctor: Suspended 30 days for left temporal hematoma; 30 days
Viana: Suspended 30 days for technical knockout loss; 30 days
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