Benson Henderson Among Short List Of Medical Suspensions From UFC 150

UFC lightweight champion Benson Henderson has been suspended indefinitely by the Colorado Athletic Commission.

Henderson defeated Frankie Edgar in the main event of UFC 150: Henderson vs. Edgar II this past weekend.

Despite the suspension, Henderson is already locked into his next match. “Smooth” will defend his title against Nate Diaz in December at UFC on Fox 5. The commission did not reveal the exact reason for Henderson’s suspension, though he showed no signs of issues after the win. confirmed the medical suspension on Wednesday. The indefinite suspensions can be cleared by a physician.


Benson Henderson: indefinite suspension

Justin Lawrence: 60 days, indefinite suspension

Melvin Guillard: 60 days

Jared Hamman: 60 days

Dustin Pague: 45 days

Eiji Mitsuoka: 45 days

Buddy Roberts: 30 days

Ken Stone: 30 days

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