The Florida State Boxing Commission has issued medical suspensions to eight fighters who took part in Saturday’s “EliteXC: Street Certified” event. MMAjunkie.com (www.mmajunkie.com) today acquired the paperwork from the commission.
The 11-fight event took place at the University of Miami’s BankUnited Center in Florida. Kevin “Kimbo Slice” Ferguson defeated David “Tank” Abbott in the night’s main event, and Antonio Silva scored a close split-decision victory over Ricco Rodriguez in the night’s co-main event.
Most of the suspensions were precautionary resulting from knockout losses. They each last 60 days.
The full list of includes:
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Former UFC light heavyweight champion Lyoto Machida must spend two months on the bench after a knockout loss to Derek Brunson at UFC Fight Night 119.Filed under: News, UFC read news >>
Carlos Felipe was flagged for a potential anti-doping violation ahead of his scheduled octagon debut at UFC Fight Night 119.Filed under: News, UFC read news >>
Check out 10 reasons to watch Saturday’s UFC Fight Night 118 card in Gdansk, Poland, featuring Donald Cerrone vs. Darren Till.Filed under: News read news >>
Anthony Hamilton vs. Adam Wieczorek has been pulled from Saturday’s UFC Fight Night 118 lineup.Filed under: Featured, News, UFC read news >>
Check out all the fighter walkout songs from Saturday’s UFC Fight Night 118 event in Gdansk, Poland.Filed under: Blue Corner, Featured Videos, News, UFC read news >>
Fighters from Saturday’s UFC Fight Night 118 event took home Athlete Outfitting pay. The program launched after the UFC’s deal with Reebok.Filed under: News, UFC read news >>