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“Strikeforce: Rockhold vs. Jardine” Medical Suspensions

Written by Tom Ngo
January 9th, 2012
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Strikeforce Luke Rockhold

The Nevada State Athletic Commission has medically suspended 10 “Strikeforce: Rockhold vs. Jardine” athletes for various injuries sustained in their respective scraps this past Saturday.

Middleweight champion Luke Rockhold (Pictured), Tarec Saffiedine, Tyler Stinson and James Terry could be riding the pine for up to six months, but can return to action sooner with a doctor’s note.

The Joint at Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas hosted this past weekend’s show.

Here is the card’s official IR list:

Luke Rockhold: Suspended until July 6 due to a right-hand injury, but can return sooner with physician’s clearance

Keith Jardine: Suspended until March 8 with no contact until Feb. 22 for precautionary reasons

Adlam Amigov: Suspended until Feb. 7 with no contact until Jan. 29 for precautionary reasons

Lorenz Larkin: Suspended until Feb. 7 with no contact until Jan. 29 for precautionary reasons

Tarec Saffiedine: Suspended until July 6 due to a left-elbow injury, but can return sooner with physician’s clearance after an MRI and X-rays. Suspended until Feb. 22 with no contact until Feb. 7 due to a left-eye laceration

Tyler Stinson: Suspended until July 6 due to left-thumb an right-knee injuries, but can return sooner with physician’s clearance. Suspended until Feb. 22 with no contact until Feb. 7 due to a right-eye laceration

James Terry: Suspended until July 6 due to shoulder injuries, but can return sooner with physician’s clearance

Trevor Smith: Suspended until Jan. 29 with no contact until Jan. 22 for precautionary reasons

Estevan Payan: Suspended until Feb. 7 with no contact until Jan. 29 due to a right-eye laceration

Alonzo Martinez: Suspended until Feb. 22 with no contact until Feb. 7 due to a bridge-of-nose laceration

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