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‘UFC 160: Velasquez vs. Bigfoot II’ Medical Suspensions

Written by 5thRound.com Staff
May 28th, 2013
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UFC Lightweight Gray Maynard

The Nevada State Athletic Commission has medically suspended 16 of the 24 athletes who competed in Saturday’s “UFC 160: Velasquez vs. Bigfoot II” event.

Gray Maynard (pictured), Glover Teixeira and Mark Hunt were issued the longest bans. They each could be riding the pine for up to six months, but can return to action sooner with a doctor’s note.

UFC 160 took place inside MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas.

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

Antonio Silva: Suspended for 30 days with no contact for 21 days.

Junior dos Santos: Suspended for 30 days with no contact for 21 days due to eyebrow laceration.

Mark Hunt: Suspended for 180 days unless broken right toe is cleared by doctor. Additionally, suspended for 60 days with no contact for 45 days.

Glover Teixeira: Suspended for 180 days unless right hand and left elbow are cleared by doctor.

Gray Maynard: Suspended for 180 days unless right eye is cleared by ophthalmologist. Additionally, suspended for 60 days with no contact for 45 days.

Donald Cerrone: Suspended for 45 days with no contact for 30 days due to right elbow and right eyebrow lacerations.

K.J. Noons: Suspended for 60 days with no contact for 60 days due to facial lacerations.

Mike Pyle: Suspended for 30 days with no contact for 21 days.

Rick Story: Suspended for 45 days with no contact for 30 days due to lacerations.

Dennis Bermudez: Suspended for 180 days unless both feet and right hand are cleared by doctor. Additionally, suspended for 30 days with no contact for 21 days.

Max Holloway: Suspended for 30 days with no contact for 21 days due to laceration on nose.

Colton Smith: Suspended for 45 days with no contact for 30 days due to left cheek laceration.

Khabib Nurmagomedov: Suspended for 180 days unless left knee is cleared by doctor.

Stephen Thompson: Suspended for 180 days unless left foot is cleared by doctor.

Brian Bowles: Suspended for 180 days unless right hand is cleared by doctor. Additionally, suspended for 45 days with no contact for 30 days.

Estevan Payan: Suspended for 60 days with no contact for 60 days due to facial lacerations

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