There were several suspensions from last Saturday’s UFC Fight Night 43 event which was the UFC’s debut in New Zealand recently were handed lengthy medical suspensions.
The complete list of medical suspensions can be found below:
- Gian Villante 180 days or until clearance for negative x-ray of right wrist.
- Ian Entwistle 30 days no contest, 21 days no contact.
- Rodrigo De Lima 45 days no contest, 30 days no contact.
- Vik Grujic 30 days no contest, 21 days no contact.
- Chris Indich 45 days no contest, 30 days no contact.
- Dashon Johnson 45 days no contest, 30 days no contact.
- Mike Rhodes 180 days or cleared with negative MRI of left knee.
- Charles Oliveira 180 days or clearance from opthalmologist.
- Hatsu Hioki 30 days no contest, 21 days no contact.
- Soa Palelei 30 days no contest, 21 days no contact; 180 days or cleared by negative left rib x-ray.
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