UFC 226 Medical Suspensions

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Here are the UFC 226 medical suspensions:

Stipe Miocic: suspended until Sept. 6.

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Daniel Cormier: needs right hand x-rayed; if positive, must be cleared by orthopedic doctor or suspended until Jan. 4, 2019; minimum suspension until Aug. 7 with no contact until July 29.

Derrick Lewis: suspended until Aug. 7 with no contact until July 29 (accute back spasm).

Paul Felder: needs broken right ulnar cleared by orthopedic doctor or suspended until Jan. 4, 2019; minimum suspension until Sept. 6 with no contact until Aug. 22 (facial/scalp lacerations).

Mike Perry: suspended until Aug. 7 with no contact until July 29 (lower lip laceration)

Anthony Pettis: suspended until Aug. 7 with no contact until July 29 (lower lip laceration)

Gokhan Saki: suspended until Sept. 6 with no contact until Aug. 22.

Uriah Hall: suspended until Sept. 6 with no contact until Aug. 22 (right hand
tenderness, laceration under left eye)

Paulo Costa: needs left ankle and foot x-rayed; if positive, must be cleared by orthopedic doctor or suspended until Jan. 4, 2019; minimum suspension until Aug. 7 with no contact until July 29.

Rob Font: suspended until Aug. 7 with no contact until July 29.

Lando Vannata: suspended until Aug. 7 with no contact until July 29 (left ankle tenderness and three facial lacerations).

Curtis Millender: suspended until Aug. 7 with no contact until July 29.

Max Griffin: suspended until Aug. 7 with no contact until July 29.

Gilbert Burns: suspended until Aug. 22 with no contact until Aug. 8 (laceration)

Emily Whitmire: suspended until Aug. 7 with no contact until July 29 (laceration)

Notes

* All medical suspensions were issued by the Nevada State Athletic Commission (NSAC)

* 15 of the 22 fighters who competed on the card received a medical suspension

* Daniel Cormier & Paulo Costa have the longest potential medical suspensions at 6 months each

* 8 fighters tied for the shortest medical suspension at one month each

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