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Georges St-Pierre and Stephen Thompson Sidelined 45 Days (UFC 217 Medical Suspensions) | MMAWeekly.com


Georges St-Pierre couldn’t make it to the UFC 217 post-fight press conference after defeating Michael Bisping for the middleweight championship on Saturday, but he won’t have to sit out for long.

St-Pierre missed the post-fight festivities because he was transported to the hospital to get his busted nose stitched up, but the damage only cost him a 45-day medical suspension. That’s well before he’d even be thinking about stepping back into the Octagon again anyway.

Georges St-PierreNo fighter on the card received more than a 90-day suspension and only two received that.

Every UFC 217 fighter received at least a minimum seven-day suspension as a mandatory rest period, while most other suspensions were in the 30 to 45-day range.

The New York State Athletic Commission issued the UFC 217 medical suspensions on Tuesday.

UFC 217: Bisping vs. St-Pierre took place on Saturday, Nov. 4, at Madison Square Garden in New York City.

UFC 217: Bisping vs. St-Pierre Medical Suspensions

  • Georges St-Pierre: 45-day medical suspension
  • Michael Bisping: 30-day medical suspension
  • T.J. Dillashaw: Seven-day medical suspension
  • Cody Garbrandt: 30-day medical suspension
  • Rose Namajunas: Seven-day medical suspension
  • Joanna Jedrzejczyk: 30-day medical suspension
  • Stephen Thompson: 45-day medical suspension
  • Jorge Masvidal: Seven-day medical suspension
  • Paulo Costa: 30-day medical suspension
  • Johny Hendricks: 30-day medical suspension
  • James Vick: Seven-day medical suspension
  • Joe Duffy: 30-day medical suspension
  • Mark Godbeer: 30-day medical suspension
  • Walt Harris: Seven-day medical suspension
  • Ovince Saint Preux: Seven-day medical suspension
  • Corey Anderson: 60-day medical suspension
  • Randy Brown: Seven-day medical suspension
  • Mickey Gall: 45-day medical suspension
  • Curtis Blaydes: Seven-day medical suspension
  • Aleksei Oleinik: 90-day medical suspension
  • Ricardo Ramos: Seven-day medical suspension
  • Aiemann Zahabi: 90-day medical suspension

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