Danny Castillo WEC 39The Minnesota Office of Combative Sports on Wednesday released the medical suspensions for UFC on FX 5: Browne vs. Bigfoot, which took place on Friday night at the Target Center in Minneapolis, Minn.

Headliner Travis Browne and undercard fighter Aaron Simpson both received mandatory 60-day suspensions for getting knocked out, but Danny Castillo received what is potentially the lengthiest suspension.

Like Browne and Simpson, Castillo was suspended for 60 days due to being knocked out by Michael Johnson, but was also suspended indefinitely, pending neurological clearance. He must wait 45 days prior to the neurological exam, but if cleared, can then return to the training and fighting.

UFC on FX 5 Medical Suspensions:

Travis Browne received a mandatory 30-day suspension with no contact for 14 days due to a TKO.

Jay Hieron received a mandatory 30-day suspension with no contact for 14 days due to lacerations.

Jussier “Formiga” da Silva received a mandatory 30-day suspension with no contact for 14 days due to a TKO.

Danny Castillo received a mandatory 60-day suspension with no contact for 45 days due to knockout, but is also suspended indefinitely until receiving neurological clearance. He must wait 45 days before having the neurological exam.

Aaron Simpson received a mandatory 60-day suspension with no contact for 45 days due to knockout.

Diego Nunes received a 45-day suspension with no contact for 30 days due to lacerations.

Bart Palaszewski received a 45-day suspension with no contact for 30 days due to lacerations and excessive blows to the head.

All other UFC on FX 5 fighters received Minnesota’s mandatory seven-day rest period following a mixed martial arts bout.

Stay tuned to MMAWeekly.com for all of your UFC news and updates.

view original article >>
Report here if this news is invalid.

Related News

UFC 207 medical suspensions: Ex-champs Ronda Rousey, Dominick Cruz get 45-day terms

  • 17 days ago
  • 23 views

The Nevada State Athletic Commission has issued mandatory medical suspensions to 11 fighters from this past weekend’s UFC 207 event.Filed under: News, UFC read news >>

UFC Fight Night 103 medical suspensions: Yair Rodriguez, B.J. Penn among potentially long sits

  • 3 days ago
  • 28 views

The Arizona Boxing & Mixed Martial Arts Commission issued lengthier-than-mandatory medical suspensions to 15 fighters from Sunday’s UFC Fight Night 103 event, including the featherweight headliners.F read news >>

Ronda Rousey and Dominick Cruz Face Suspensions Following UFC 207 | MMAWeekly.com

  • 17 days ago
  • 115 views

Former UFC bantamweight champions Ronda Rousey and Dominick Cruz both received suspensions following their losses at UFC 207 on Friday night. read news >>

Yair Rodriguez, Two Others Suspended Indefinitely Following UFC Phoenix | MMAWeekly.com

  • 3 days ago
  • 1081 views

Yair Rodriguez made short work of returning legend BJ Penn, but he still received what could be a lengthy medical suspension following the fight. read news >>

US President Donald J. Trump Takes Office, UFC Fighters Light Up Social Media | MMAWeekly.com

  • 20 hours ago
  • 19 views

As Donald J. Trump was inaugurated as the 45th President of the U.S., there was an uproar on social media. Even a bunch of UFC fighters got in on the action. read news >>

Mark Hunt criticizes Brock Lesnar suspensions, threatens lawsuits for opponents who dope

  • 15 days ago
  • 27 views

UFC heavyweight Mark Hunt said financial concerns forced him to take a rematch with Alistair Overeem at UFC 209. But Hunt isn’t completely giving up on his Filed under: News, UFC read news >>

MMAjunkie reader predictions: Make your picks for UFC 207 in Las Vegas

  • 29 days ago
  • 48 views

We want your predictions for next week’s UFC 207 event in Las Vegas.Filed under: News, UFC, Videos read news >>

Coach Andre Pederneiras details Jose Aldo's 155-pound title plans, says UFC was on board

  • 29 days ago
  • 111 views

Jose Aldo has always been very clear about his intentions of avenging his loss to Conor McGregor – in whatever division that may be. But as he prepares to follow that journey, he doesn't quite unders read news >>

Dana White Confirms UFC 208 Headliner, Again Shoots Down McGregor vs. Mayweather (video) | MMAWeekly.com

  • 29 days ago
  • 646 views

UFC president Dana White joined Good Day New York on Thursday, confirming the headliner for UFC 208 in Brooklyn. read news >>

Trey Ogden Sees VFC 55 as the Set-Up Toward a UFC Run | MMAWeekly.com

  • 29 days ago
  • 9 views

Ready to make a move toward the Octagon, welterweight Trey Ogden sees Friday's Victory FC 55 as his next big step. read news >>