UFC 267 Medical Suspensions: Glover Teixeira Injures Arm, Could Be Sidelined For Six Months

At UFC 267, Glover Teixeira dethroned the Jan Blachowicz via submission in the second round.

At first glance, Teixeira won the fight without any issues, but he injured his arm and cannot compete for at least 180 days, and in such a division, six months can be too long.

Other fighters also suffered different injuries including Petr Yan and Cory Sandhagen, but they will have a break of only 30 days.

Here’s the rest of the suspensions from UFC 267:

Glover Teixeira: suspended for 180 days or must be cleared by an orthopedic doctor for a “right shoulder” injury. Minimum suspension of 30 days, no contact for 21 days.

 

 Petr Yan: suspended for 30 days after a “hard bout.

 

 Cory Sandhagen: suspended for 30 days after a “hard bout.”

 

 Volkan Oezdemir: suspended 45 days due to “left brow laceration.” No contact for 30 days

 

 Virna Jandiroba: suspended 30 days after “hard bout.” No contact for 21 days.

 

 Zubaira Tukhugov: suspended 30 days for “right brow laceration.” No contact for 21 days.

 

 Ricardo Ramos: suspended 30 days for “left eyelid laceration.” No contact for 21 days.

 

 Albert Duraev: suspended 180 days or must be cleared by an oral and maxillofacial doctor for a “facial laceration.” Minimum suspension of 30 days, no contact for 21 days.

 

 Roman Kopylov: suspended 60 days for a “nasal laceration.” No contact for 45 days.

 

 Elizeu Zaleski dos Santos: suspended for 180 days or must be cleared by negative right foot and right hand x-rays. Minimum suspension of 30 days, no contact for 21 days.

 

 Benoit St. Denis: suspended for 180 days or must be cleared by ENT doctor. Minimum suspension of 60 days, no contact for 45 days.

 

 Michal Oleksiejczuk: suspended for 180 days or must be cleared by negative left hand x-ray. Minimum suspension of 30 days, no contact for 21 days.

 

 Shamil Gamzatov: suspended 45 days because of the TKO finish. No contact for 30 days.

 

 Makwan Amirkhani: suspended 60 days because of the KO finish. No contact for 45 days.

 

 Andre Petroski: suspended for 30 days for a “hard bout.” No contact for 21 days.

 

 Yaozong Hu: suspended 45 days for a “hard bout.” No contact for 30 days.

 

 Tagir Ulanbekov: suspended for 180 days or must be cleared by negative left tibia and fibula x-rays. Minimum suspension of 30 days, no contact for 21 days.

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