UFC 242: Four See Six Month Medical Suspensions

Four fighters will have to potentially sit out six-months following injuries suffered at last weekend’s UFC 242.

While UFC lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov had a seven-day mandatory suspension, Joanne Calderwood (broken nose), Shamil Amdurakhimov (broken nose), Ottman Azaitar (left hand), and Don Madge (right hand), picked up the lengthy suspensions on Saturday night, following the card in Abu Dhabi.

For the rest of the medical suspensions handed out this week, please look below.

Khabib Nurmagomedov: 7 days mandatory rest
Dustin Poirier: 30 days for left brow lacerations and eye lacerations
Edson Barboza: 45 days for right eye laceration
Paul Felder: 45 for left upper brow and scalp lacerations
Islam Makhachev: 7 days for mandatory rest
Davi Ramos: 30 days mandatory rest (foot X-rays were negative)
Curtis Blaydes: 30 days for mandatory rest
Shamil Amdurakhimov: 180 days for nasal fracture
Maribek Taisumov: 45 days for nasal and left brow
Carlos Diego Ferreira: 30 days foot (X-Rays negative)
Joanne Calderwood: 180 days for nasal injury
Andrea Lee: 30 days for mandatory rest
Zubaira Tukhugov: 45 days for mandatory rest
Lerone Murphy: 7 days for mandatory rest
Liana Jojua: 60 days for TKO
Sarah Moras: 30 days for mandatory rest
Ottman Azaitar: 180 days left hand injury
Teemu Packalen: 60 days for KO
Belal Muhammad: 30 days for right temple
Takashi Sato: 45 days for right brow laceration
Nordine Taleb: 45 days for TKO (CT Scans negative)
Muslim Salikov: 7 days for mandatory rest
Omari Akhmedov: 30 for right infraorbital
Zak Cummings: 30 days for nasal laceration
Don Madge: 180 days right hand
Fares Ziam: 30 days left hand pain

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