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‘UFC 145: Jones vs. Evans’ Medical Suspensions Issued

Written by 5thRound.com Staff
April 23rd, 2012
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UFC Bantamweight Miguel Torres

The Georgia Athletic and Entertainment Commission has issued medical suspensions to every athlete who participated in this past Saturday’s “UFC 145: Jones vs. Evans” event. The majority of the roster received precautionary seven-day bans.

Courtesy of their respective knockout losses, Miguel Torres (Pictured), Che Mills and Brendan Schaub were handed the longest suspensions.

Mac Danzig, however, was levied an indefinite leave until he has his right ankle X-rayed.

UFC 145 took place inside Philips Arena in Atlanta. The show featured a light heavyweight title tilt between champion Jon Jones and Rashad Evans. Both 205-pounders will have to ride the pine for one week.

However, it’s possible Evans will opt to sit out longer because his right eye now looks like THIS.

Here is the card’s official IR list (Courtesy of MMAJunkie):

Mac Danzig: Suspended indefinitely pending results of right-ankle X-ray

Miguel Torres: Suspended 60 days; needs CT scan

Che Mills: Suspended 45 days for precautionary reasons

Brendan Schaub: Suspended 45 days for precautionary reasons

Eddie Yagin: Suspended 30 days, including 21 days with no contact

Mark Hominick: Suspended 30 days, including 21 days with no contact

Chad Griggs: Suspended 30 days, including 21 days with no contact

Matt Brown: Suspended 14 days for precautionary reasons

Stephen Thompson: Suspended 14 days for precautionary reasons

Keith Wisniewski: Suspended 14 days for precautionary reasons

Jon Jones: Suspended seven days for precautionary reasons

Rashad Evans: Suspended seven days for precautionary reasons

Rory MacDonald: Suspended seven days for precautionary reasons

Ben Rothwell: Suspended seven days for precautionary reasons

Michael McDonald: Suspended seven days for precautionary reasons

Mark Bocek: Suspended seven days for precautionary reasons

John Alessio: Suspended seven days for precautionary reasons

Travis Browne: Suspended seven days for precautionary reasons

Anthony Njokuani: Suspended seven days for precautionary reasons

John Makdessi: Suspended seven days for precautionary reasons

Efrain Escudero: Suspended seven days for precautionary reasons

Chris Clements: Suspended seven days for precautionary reasons

Marcus Brimage: Suspended seven days for precautionary reasons

Maximo Blanco: Suspended seven days for precautionary reasons

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