Diaz And Gillespie Top UFC 244 Med Suspensions
While Nate Diaz needed to be sewed back together at UFC 244, the popular fighter will only need to sit for a maximum of 90 days following UFC 244.
The New York State Athletic Commission released the full list of those who need to sit after the November 2nd event inside Madison Square Garden.
The 90-day suspension of Diaz, Chance Rencuontre, and knockout victims Gregor Gillespie and Andrei Arlovski, are the stiffest suspensions.
Jairzinho Rozenstruik, who knocked out Andrei Arlovski in under 30 seconds on the prelims accepted to replace Walt Harris against Alistair Overeem on December 14th’s card on ESPN.
Here are the full medical suspensions for UFC 244: Masvidal vs. Diaz per the New York State Athletic Commission. Per the commission, all of the suspensions could be lifted early with medical clearance.
Jorge Masvidal — 30 days
Nate Diaz — 90 days
Darren Till — 30 days
Kelvin Gastelum — 30 days
Stephen Thompson — 30 days
Vicente Luque — 60 days
Derrick Lewis — 30 days
Blagoy Ivanov — 60 days
Kevin Lee — 30 days
Gregor Gillespie — 90 days
Corey Anderson — 7 day rest period
Johnny Walker — 45 days
Shane Burgos — 45 days
Makwan Amirkhani — 90 days
Edmen Shahbazyan — 7 day rest period
Brad Tavares — 90 days
Jairzinho Rozenstruik — 7 day rest period
Andrei Arlovski — 90 days
Katlyn Chookagian — 7 day rest period
Jennifer Maia — 7 day rest period
Lyman Good — 30 days
Chance Rencuontre — 90 days
Hakeem Dawodu — 7 day rest period
Julio Arce — 7 day rest period