twitter google

UFC 100 Medical Suspensions and Injuries: Mir, St-Pierre, Alves, and Bisping Among 13 Suspended Fighters

Georges St-PierreFrank Mir, Georges St-Pierre, Thiago Alves, and Michael Bisping were among the 13 fighters issued medical suspensions by the Nevada State Athletic Commission on Monday following their bouts on Saturday at UFC 100.

Mir, who suffered a second-round knockout to Brock Lesnar in the UFC 100 main event, must sit out until September 10 following the loss. St-Pierre defeated Alves by unanimous decision in the UFC 100 co-headliner but tore his groin in the process and must sit out until January 8 unless the injury is cleared by a doctor, while Alves remains suspended until August 11 for precautionary reasons. Bisping was suspended until September 10 after suffering a brutal second-round KO at the hands of Dan Henderson at the 11-bout pay-per-view event, which took place at the Mandalay Bay Events Center in Las Vegas.

The complete list of suspensions and injuries for the UFC 100 were:

  • Frank Mir — Suspended until September 10 with no contact until August 26.
  • Georges St-Pierre — Groin injury must be cleared by an orthopedic doctor or suspended until January 8. Minimum suspension until August 11 with no contact until August 2.
  • Thiago Alves — Suspended until August 11 with no contact until August 2.
  • Michael Bisping — Suspended until September 10 with no contact until Aug. 26 for precautionary reasons
  • Yoshihiro Akiyama — Left orbital fractured must be cleared by an ophthalmologist or suspended until January 8. Minimum suspension until September 10 with no contact until August 26.
  • Stephan Bonnar — Suspended until August 11 with no contact until August 2.
  • Mac Danzig — Suspended until September 10 with no contact until August 26 due to a head laceration.
  • Jim Miller — Right shoulder and clavicle must be x-rayed and cleared by a doctor or suspended until January 8.
  • Jake O’Brien — Suspended until August 11 with no contact until August 2.
  • T.J. Grant — Suspended until August 2 with no contact until July 26.
  • C.B. Dollaway — Suspended until August 11 with no contact until August 2.
  • Matt Grice — Suspended until September 10 with no contact until August 26.
  • Shannon Gugerty — Lower back pain must be cleared by a doctor or suspended until January 8.

Note: If no injury is specified, the medical suspension is generally for precautionary reasons following a knockout or submission loss.

Click here to read MMAFrenzy.com’s UFC 100 recap and UFC 100 results, or check out our UFC 100 section for more event coverage.

[Pictured: Georges St-Pierre]

Search

Follow MMAFrenzy