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‘UFC on FUEL TV: Korean Zombie vs. Poirier’ Medical Suspensions Issued

Written by Tom Ngo
May 18th, 2012
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The Virginia Department of Professional and Occupational Regulation has medically suspended nine athletes who competed in Tuesday night’s “UFC on FUEL TV: Korean Zombie vs. Poirier” event. Two of the card’s fighters were issued indefinite bans for their respective war wounds.

On Wednesday, Jeremy Stephens tweeted a picture of the broken left orbital bone he suffered during his unanimous decision loss to Donald Cerrone. The lightweight won’t be able to return to action until he’s cleared by a physician.

Patriot Center in Fairfax hosted Tuesday’s festivities.

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

Johnny Eduardo: Suspended indefinitely due to a possible eye injury, can be cleared early by a physician

Jeremy Stephens: Suspended indefinitely due to a possible eye injury, can be cleared
early by a physician

Jorge Lopez: Suspended 60 days

Dustin Poirier: Suspended 60 days

Jeff Hougland: Suspended 60 days

Kamal Shalorus: Suspended 30 days

Jason MacDonald: Suspended 30 days

Igor Pokrajac: Suspended 30 days

Fabio Maldonado: Suspended 30 days

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