UFC_on_FOX_8_Poster-478x270The Washington State Department of Licensing on Tuesday released the UFC on Fox 8: Johnson vs. Moraga medical suspensions to MMAWeekly.com.

Every fighter on the card received at least a mandatory seven-day suspension, while seven fighters – John Moraga, Bobby Voelker, Michael Chiesa, Danny Castillo, Mac Danzig, Ed Herman, and Aaron Riley – could be sidelined for as long as six months.

Trevor Smitha and Germaine de Randamie each received an indefinite suspension, meaning they must get medical clearance before they are allowed to fight again.

UFC on Fox 8 took place Saturday, July 27, at the KeyArena in Seattle. Demetrious Johnson defended his UFC flyweight championship from John Moraga in the night’s main event.

UFC on Fox 8 Medical Suspensions:

John Moraga: Suspended for 180 days unless cleared by a doctor, and faces a minimum 30-day suspension.

Bobby Voelker: Suspended for 180 days unless cleared by a doctor, and faces a minimum 60-day suspension.

Jessica Andrade: Suspended for 45 days unless cleared by a doctor, and faces a minimum 30-day suspension.

Michael Chiesa: Suspended for 180 days unless cleared by a doctor, and faces a minimum 30-day suspension.

Danny Castillo: Suspended for 180 days unless cleared by a doctor.

Mac Danzig: Suspended for 180 days unless cleared by a doctor, and faces a minimum 60-day suspension.

Trevor Smith: Suspended indefinitely unless cleared by a doctor, and faces a minimum 42-day suspension.

Ed Herman: Suspended for 180 days unless cleared by a doctor.

Germaine de Randamie: Suspended indefinitely unless cleared by a doctor, and faces a minimum 30-day suspension.

Justin Salas: Suspended for 45 days.

Aaron Riley: Suspended for 180 days unless cleared by a doctor, and faces a minimum 45-day suspension. Riley announced his retirement following the fight.

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

Related News

TUF 21 Finale medical suspensions: Stephen Thompson, Michelle Waterson could be out six months

  • 21 days ago
  • 100 views

"Wonderboy" and "The Karate Hottie" could be out for a bit. Stephen Thompson and Michelle Waterson were both handed six-month medical suspensions by doctors following The Ultimate Fighter 21 Finale o read news >>

UFC 189 medical suspensions: Rory MacDonald could be out for six months

  • 21 days ago
  • 45 views

It doesn't take a medical degree to figure out that Rory MacDonald and Robbie Lawler were both hurt after their epic UFC 189 welterweight title fight. But it doesn't hurt, either. Medical suspensions read news >>

UFC 189 Medical Suspensions: Chad Mendes and Rory MacDonald Out Up to 6 Months

  • 21 days ago
  • 11 views

Chad Mendes and Rory MacDonald, and a few other fighters, could be sidelined for up to six months, according to the UFC 189 medically suspended list. read news >>

TUF 21 Finale Medical Suspensions: Several Fighters Could Be Out Until January

  • 20 days ago
  • 1 views

The Nevada Athletic Commission released the full medical suspensions stemming from The Ultimate Fighter 21 Finale to MMAWeekly.com. read news >>

UFC Fight Night 71 Medical Suspensions: Tony Ferguson Could Be Out for Six Months

  • 14 days ago
  • 11 views

UFC Fight Night 71 co-main event victor Tony Ferguson topped the list over several fighters medically suspended for up to six months. read news >>

UFC Fight Night 71 medical suspensions: Ferguson, Thomson among nine fighters potentially out six months

  • 14 days ago
  • 12 views

Nine fighters received potential six-month medical suspensions in the aftermath of UFC Fight Night 71, including lightweights Tony Ferguson and Josh Thomson, according to information released Monday read news >>

UFC 190 Medical Suspensions: Five Fighters Potentially Sidelined for Six Months

  • 15 hours ago
  • 7 views

Women’s bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey received a minimal suspension following her 34-second knockout of Bethe Corriea at UFC 190, but five fighters could be sidelined for six months. read news >>

UFC 190 medical suspensions: Five fighters potentially out six months

  • 14 hours ago
  • 12 views

Five fighters could get long medical suspensions following UFC 190, the Brazilian MMA Athletic Commission (CABMMA) announced on Monday. Claudia Gadelha and Jessica Aguilar, who battled for three roun read news >>

UFC 189 medical suspensions: Rory MacDonald could be out until 2016

  • 21 days ago
  • 208 views

The Nevada State Athletic Commission handed down the medical suspensions following UFC 189 and there are eight fighters facing a potential suspension of 185 days.Filed under: News, UFC read news >>

UFC 189 injuries and medical suspensions: Rory MacDonald, Chad Mendes face six-month sits

  • 21 days ago
  • 16 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 189 this past weekend in Las Vegas, Nevada. Nevada State Athletic read news >>