UFC 271 Medical Suspensions: Derrick Lewis Out For 60 Days

Derrick Lewis will have to wait some time before he can return to the octagon.

Lewis was handed a 60-day medical suspension following his knockout loss to Tai Tuivasa via a standing elbow in the second round. Tuivasa, meanwhile, will be sidelined for just seven days.

UFC 271 took place in Texas on Saturday. The Texas Department of Licensing and Regulation released a full list of medical suspensions from the event on mixedmartialarts.com.

Israel Adesanya retained his middleweight title via unanimous decision against Robert Whittaker, their second meeting. Both are suspended until February 28.

Here’s the full list of medical suspensions.

  • Israel Adesanya: Suspended until Feb. 28
  • Robert Whittaker: Suspended until Feb. 28
  • Tai Tuivasa: Suspended until Feb. 20
  • Derrick Lewis: Suspended until April 14
  • Jared Cannonier: Suspended until Feb. 20
  • Derek Brunson: Suspended until March 15
  • Renato Moicano: Suspended until Feb. 20
  • Alexander Hernandez: Suspended until March 15
  • Bobby Green: Suspended until Feb. 22
  • Nasrat Haqparast: Suspended until Feb. 22
  • Andrei Arlovski: Suspended until Feb. 22
  • Jared Vanderaa: Suspended until Feb. 22
  • Casey O’Neill: Suspended until Feb. 22
  • Roxanne Modafferi: Suspended until Feb. 22
  • Kyler Phillips: Suspended until Feb. 20
  • Marcelo Rojo: Suspended indefinitely
  • Carlos Ulberg: Suspended until Feb. 22
  • Fabio Cherant: Suspended until Feb. 22
  • Ronnie Lawrence: Suspended until March 6
  • Leomana Martinez: Suspended until March 6
  • Jacob Malkoun: Suspended until Feb. 22
  • A.J. Dobson: Suspended until Feb. 22
  • Douglas Silva de Andrade: Suspended until March 30 
  • Sergey Morozov: Suspended until March 30  
  • Jeremiah Wells: Suspended until Feb. 20  
  • Mike Mathetha: Suspended until Feb. 20  
  • Maxim Grishin: Suspended indefinitely  
  • William Knight: Suspended until Feb. 22 
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