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The Ultimate Fighter 9 Finale Medical Suspensions Include Clay Guida and Kevin Burns

Clay GuidaMain card losers Clay Guida and Kevin Burns were among the eight fighters issued medical suspensions by the Nevada State Athletic Commission stemming from Saturday’s The Ultimate Fighter 9 Finale, which was held at The Pearl in Las Vegas.

Guida, who suffered a unanimous decision loss to Diego Sanchez in the evening’s main event, is suspended until August 15 for precautionary reasons. Burns must have his right hand cleared by a doctor or serve a suspension until December 18. He too faces a minimum suspension until August 15 after suffering a unanimous decision loss to Chris Lytle on the Spike-televised card.

The full list of injuries and suspensions for the event include:

  • Clay Guida — Suspended until August 15 and no contact until July 21
  • Kevin Burns — Right hand must be cleared by an orthopedic doctor or suspended until December 18. Minimum suspension until August 15 with no contact until July 21.
  • Andre Winner — Suspended until July 21 with no contact until July 12 due to a left cheek laceration
  • Brad Blackburn — Right shoulder must be cleared by an orthopedic doctor or suspended until December 18. Minimum suspension until August 15 with no contact until July 21.
  • Edgar Garcia — Suspended until July 21 with no contact until July 12 due to a right eyebrow cut.
  • Mike Ciesnolevicz — Suspended until July 21 with no contact until July 12
  • Frank Lester — Suspended until July 21 with no contact until July 12
  • Jason Dent — Right knee must be cleared by an orthopedic doctor or suspended until July 21. No contact until July 12

For more coverage of The Ultimate Fighter 9 Finale click here.

[Pictured: Clay Guida]

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