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UFC on Fox 2 Medical Suspensions: Phil Davis, Chris Weidman Among Eight Suspended

Phil DavisUFC on Fox 2 headliner Phil Davis and main card winner Chris Weidman were among eight fighters issued medical suspensions from this past Saturday’s UFC on Fox 2 event in Chicago.

Davis was suspended 45 days after dropping a unanimous decision to Rashad Evans in the main event, which included a deep cut on his leg that was stitched up in Dana White’s first UFC 143 video blog, while Weidman was suspended 30 days after earning a decision win over Demian Maia on just 11 days notice.

Joey Beltran was the only fighter to be suspended 60 days, while the rest of the suspensions are 45 days or less, but the reasons for the suspensions were not announced.

The UFC on Fox 2 medical suspensions were:

  • 60 days: Joey Beltran
  • 45 days: Phil Davis, Nik Lentz, George Roop, Dustin Jacoby
  • 30 days: Chris Weidman, John-Olav Einemo, Chris Camozzi

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