Tatiana Suarez Gives Update on Estimated Return Date

Undefeated strawweight juggernaut Tatiana Suarez (8-0) continued to roll in her last bout against Nina Ansaroff at UFC 238 in a unanimous decision victory, but a neck stinger sustained in training reoccurred during the fight and grew progressively wors…

Undefeated strawweight juggernaut Tatiana Suarez (8-0) continued to roll in her last bout against Nina Ansaroff at UFC 238 in a unanimous decision victory, but a neck stinger sustained in training reoccurred during the fight and grew progressively worse, resulting in Suarez losing her first round in MMA. The next time Suarez competes, she’d like […]

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Tony Ferguson not interested in Donald Cerrone rematch

In the “People’s Main Event” of UFC 238, Tony Ferguson continued his winning ways at the expense of Donald Cerrone, but his punch to the nose of Cerrone at the close of the second round left a bitter aftertaste on what was a flavorful fan-favorite clas…

In the “People’s Main Event” of UFC 238, Tony Ferguson continued his winning ways at the expense of Donald Cerrone, but his punch to the nose of Cerrone at the close of the second round left a bitter aftertaste on what was a flavorful fan-favorite clash. The fan-favorite Ferguson was then rarely showered with boos […]

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Jon Jones Concedes Pound-For-Pound Throne To Henry Cejudo

Jon Jones has an interesting stance on the never-ending pound-for-pound discussion in mixed martial arts (MMA). Several drug-related controversies have kept him on the sidelines in recent years. But when he’s fighting, “Bones” is rank…

Jon Jones has an interesting stance on the never-ending pound-for-pound discussion in mixed martial arts (MMA). Several drug-related controversies have kept him on the sidelines in recent years. But when he’s fighting, “Bones” is ranked up there with the best pound-for-pound fighters in the sport. Many rate him as clearly the best. However, the discussion […]

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UFC 238 Medical Suspensions: Donald Cerrone Handed Indefinite Sit

UFC 238 is in the books and now it’s time for the fighters to face their consequences in terms of medical suspensions. The event went down on June 8, 2019, at United Center in Chicago, Illinois with the main card airing on pay-per-view (PPV), while the preliminary card aired on ESPN and ESPN+. Henry Cejudo […]

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UFC 238 is in the books and now it’s time for the fighters to face their consequences in terms of medical suspensions.

The event went down on June 8, 2019, at United Center in Chicago, Illinois with the main card airing on pay-per-view (PPV), while the preliminary card aired on ESPN and ESPN+.

Henry Cejudo vs. Marlon Moraes in a bantamweight title bout served as the main event, that saw Cejudo become a two-division champion. Valentina Shevchenko vs. Jessica Eye in a women’s flyweight title bout took place in the co-headliner, which featured Shevchenko successfully retaining the strap. Finishing out the main card saw Donald Cerrone vs. Tony Ferguson, Petr Yan vs. Jimmie Rivera, and Tai Tuivasa vs. Blagoi Ivanov.

Cerrone has been suspended indefinitely while Cejudo, Ferguson, Yan, Rivera, and Ivanov are out for 60 days. These were the most notable names who got suspended.

UFC 238 Medical Suspensions

Here are the entire medical suspensions, courtesy of MMA Junkie:

  • Henry Cejudo: Suspended 60 days with 45 days no contact; needs physician’s clearance.
  • Marlon Moraes: Suspended 90 days with 60 days no contact; needs physician’s clearance.
  • Tony Ferguson: Suspended 60 days with 45 days no contact.
  • Donald Cerrone: Suspended indefinitely; needs CT of facial bones and MRI of head for physician’s clearance.
  • Jessica Eye: Suspended 120 days with 90 days no contact; needs clean CT scan and physician’s clearance.
  • Petr Yan: Suspended 60 days with 45 days no contact.
  • Jimmie Rivera: Suspended 60 days with 45 days no contact.
  • Blagoy Ivanov: Suspended 60 days with 45 days no contact; needs X-ray of lower right leg for physician’s clearance.
  • Tai Tuivasa: Suspended 60 days with 45 days no contact.
  • Tatiana Suarez: Suspended 45 days with 30 days no contact; needs MRI of neck for physician’s clearance.
  • Aljamain Sterling: Suspended 45 days with 30 days no contact; needs X-ray of lower leg.
  • Pedro Munhoz: Suspended 45 days with 30 days; needs X-ray of right foot, right and left forearm, ankles and lower leg.
  • Karolina Kowalkiewicz: Suspended 45 days with 30 days no contact.
  • Ricardo Lamas: Suspended 90 days with 60 days no contact; needs neurological exam and physician’s clearance for broken jaw.
  • Xiaonan Yan: Suspended 60 days with 45 days no contact; needs X-ray of right foot, finger and clearance from orthopedic physician.
  • Grigory Popov: Suspended 60 days with 45 days no contact; needs physician’s clearance for facial laceration and neurological exam.
  • Joanne Calderwood: Needs medical clearance for forehead laceration.

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UFC 238 Medical Suspensions: Donald Cerrone Out Indefinitely

With every decision comes a consequence and for those fighters who took part in battle at UFC 238, it’s their time to faces those consequences in the form of medical suspensions. The UFC 238 pay-per-view event took place on Saturday, June 8, 2019 at Un…

With every decision comes a consequence and for those fighters who took part in battle at UFC 238, it’s their time to faces those consequences in the form of medical suspensions. The UFC 238 pay-per-view event took place on Saturday, June 8, 2019 at United Center in Chicago, Illinois. The main card aired on pay-per-view […]

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T.J. Dillashaw ‘Glad’ Henry Cejudo Beat Marlon Moraes At UFC 238

In the main event of UFC 238, Henry Cejudo was taking on Marlon Moraes for the vacant bantamweight title. There, the Olympic gold medalist in Cejudo was looking to become a champ-champ, as he was coming off of his 32-second knockout over TJ Dillashaw t…

In the main event of UFC 238, Henry Cejudo was taking on Marlon Moraes for the vacant bantamweight title. There, the Olympic gold medalist in Cejudo was looking to become a champ-champ, as he was coming off of his 32-second knockout over TJ Dillashaw to defend the flyweight title. Now, Cejudo was looking to do […]

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