UFC on FX 3 Medical Suspensions


The UFC on FX 3 medical suspensions were released to MMAWeekly.com on Tuesday by the Florida Department of Business and Professional Regulation.

Both main event fighters, Demetrious Johnson and Ian McCall, escaped the suspension list, despite a tough three-round tussle. A handful of other fighters weren’t as lucky.

UFC on FX 3 Medical Suspensions

Josh Neer is suspended for 60 days.

Eddie Wineland is suspended for 60 days due to a forehead laceration.

Scott Jorgensen is suspended for 60 days due to a concussion.

Lance Benoist is suspended for 45 days due to a laceration on his right eyebrow and another under his left eye.

Matt Grice is suspended indefinitely unless cleared by an orthopedic doctor due to a possible left foot fracture.

Justin Salas is suspended for 30 days due to a chin laceration.

Sean Pierson is suspended for 45 days due to a scalp laceration.

For more UFC News and UFC Rumors, follow MMAWeekly.com on Twitter and Facebook.

view original article >>
Report here if this news is invalid.
From Around the Web

Related News

  • 25 days ago
  • 36 views

The Nevada Athletic Commission released the UFC 183 medical suspensions on Tuesday. Miesha Tate is among the five fighters facing potential six-month suspensions. read news >>

  • 5 days ago
  • 7 views

Antonio "Bigfoot" Silva got KO'd in the UFC Fight Night 61 main event, but was handed a minimal medical suspension. read news >>

  • 25 days ago
  • 8 views

Five fighters received six-month medical suspensions as a result of damage incurred during their respective fights at UFC 183, including top contenders Miesha Tate and Tyron Woodley, according to inf read news >>

  • 25 days ago
  • 2 views

UFC 183 “Silva vs. Diaz” featured a fair amount of violence, as evidenced by the medical suspensions handed out by the Nevada Athletic Commission. read news >>

  • 25 days ago
  • 2 views

Now that the dust has settled and the smoke has cleared, it's time to find out who's worse for the wear following the carnage at UFC 183 this past weekend in "Sin City." Nevada State Athletic Commiss read news >>

  • 25 days ago
  • 9 views

UFC 183 headlining middleweights Nick Diaz and Anderson Silva made it out of their fight with the worst injuries being some cuts on the face of Diaz. Both men received small medical suspensions as a read news >>

  • 25 days ago
  • 140 views

The UFC issued a statement on Tuesday regarding the failed pre-fight drug test for Anderson Silva. Here is the promotion's full statement. read news >>

  • 25 days ago
  • 13 views

The UFC issued a statement on Tuesday regarding the failed post-fight drug test for Nick Diaz. Here is the promotion's full statement. read news >>

  • 18 days ago
  • 81 views

Following the news on Tuesday that UFC welterweight Hector Lombard tested positive to steroids following UFC 182, fighters took to Twitter to react. read news >>