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UFC 165 Medical Suspensions

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The Office of the Athletics Commissioner of Ontario has released medical suspensions for this past Saturday’s UFC 165. A total of six fighters, including main event fighters Alexander Gustafsson and UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones, would receive 60-day suspensions. No reasons were given for the suspensions.

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UFC 165 took place this past Saturday at the Air Canada Centre in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. The main event battle between Gustafsson and Jones was an epic battle that will go down as one of the best title fights in UFC history. The two men both required visits to the hospital after  the fight, with each needing to miss the post-fight press conference.

As always is the case, fighters can be out much longer or cleared earlier depending on clearance from a doctor.

UFC 165 Medical Suspensions:

  • Jon Jones: Suspended 60 days. Additionally, needs CT scan or MRI, plus x-ray before return.
  • Alexander Gustafsson: Suspended 60 days. Additionally, needs CT scan or MRI before return.
  • Eddie Wineland: Suspended 60 days. Additionally, needs CT scan or MRI before return.
  • Matthew Mitrione: Suspended 30 days. Additionally, needs CT scan or MRI before return.
  • Mike Ricci: Suspended 30 days. Additionally, needs X-ray before return.
  • Chris Clements: Suspended 60 days. Additionally, needs CT scan or MRI before return.
  • Renee Forte: Suspended 60 days. Additionally, needs CT scan or MRI before return.
  • Nandor Guelmino: Suspended 60 days. Additionally, needs CT scan or MRI before return.

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