UFC 235: Ten Fighters Get 60-Day Medical Suspensions

In a night where the biggest injury seemed to be when Johnny Walker hurt his shoulder attempting to do the worm, 10 fighters have been handed 60-day suspensions by the Nevada Athletic Commission for UFC 235.

At the top of the list of the fighters are current light heavyweight champion Jon Jones, who suffered an injury to his left foot, while former welterweight champion Tyron Woodley, who’s right thumb was injured in his unanimous decision loss to Kamaru Usman.

Micky Gall has been handed an indefinite suspension after his loss to Diego Sanchez, due to passing out during a weight-cut and some potential kidney damage.

The complete list of UFC 235 medical suspensions below.

Jon Jones: Must have left foot x-rayed, if positive then needs orthopedic doctor clearance or no contest until 08/30; minimum suspension of no contest until 04/17, no contact until 04/02 due to left eye laceration

Anthony Smith: Must have nasal and rib x-rays, if positive then needs doctor clearance or no contest until 08/30; minimum suspension of no contest until 04/17, no contact until 04/02

Tyron Woodley: Must have an MRI of the right thumb, if positive then needs orthopedic doctor clearance or no contest until 08/30; minimum suspension of no contest until 04/02, no contact until 03/24

Tecia Torres: Must have right ankle and foot x-rayed, if positive then needs orthopedic doctor clearance or no contest until 08/30; minimum suspension of no contest until 04/02, no contact until 03/24

Pedro Munhoz: Must have right thumb/hand x-rayed, if positive then needs orthopedic doctor clearance or no contest until 08/30; minimum suspension of no contest until 04/17, no contact until 04/02 due to scalp lacerations

Zabit Magomedsharipov: Must have left ankle and foot x-rayed, if positive then needs orthopedic doctor clearance or no contest until 08/30; minimum suspension of no contest until 04/02, no contact until 03/24 due to left eye laceration

Johnny Walker: Must have MRI of left shoulder and orthopedic doctor clearance or no contest until 08/30

Gina Mazany: Must have nasal and left hand x-rays, if positive then needs doctor clearance or no contest until 08/30; minimum suspension of no contest until 05/02, no contact until 04/17

Macy Chiasson: Must have left hand x-rayed, if positive then needs orthopedic doctor clearance or no contest until 08/30

Hannah Cifers: Must have fractured left forearm cleared by orthopedic doctor or no contest until 08/30; minimum suspension of no contest until 04/17, no contact until 04/02

Cody Garbrandt: Suspended until 05/02, no contact until 04/17

Misha Cirkunov: Suspended until 05/02, no contact until 04/17

Charles Byrd: Suspended until 05/02, no contact until 04/17

Poliana Viana: Suspended until 05/02, no contact until 04/17

Mickey Gall: Must be medically cleared, including renal (kidney) clearance before starting to train again; minimum suspension of no contest until 04/17, no contact until 04/02

Kamaru Usman: Suspended until 04/02, no contact until 03/24

Ben Askren: Suspended until 04/02, no contact until 03/24 due to left eyebrow laceration

Weili Zhang: Suspended until 04/02, no contact until 03/24

Alejandro Perez: Suspended until 04/02, no contest until 03/24

Initial Report: MMA Junkie

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