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UFC 153 Medical Suspensions To Several, Including Stephan Bonnar

A handful of fighters were given medical suspensions from their fights at UFC 153: Silva vs. Bonnar. The card took place in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil recently.

Stephan Bonnar, who was downed by Anderson Silva in the main event via TKO, was given a 45-day suspension.

Fabio Maldonado and Glover Teixeira, who went to war for 10 minutes – most of which Teixeira dominated – were each given 180-day suspensions.

The suspensions, which were first reported by The Underground, can be cleared earlier than the amount of time given by a doctor in most cases.

UFC 153: SILVA VS. BONNAR MEDICAL SUSPENSIONS

Reza Madadi: 45 days no contest, 30 days no contact.

Cristiano Marcello: 45 days no contest, 30 days no contact.

Chris Camozzi: 180 days or negative x-ray of nasal bone. Minimum suspension of 45 days no contest, 30 days no contact.

Luiz Cane: 180 days or clearance of left orbital and nasal bone. Minimum suspension of 45 days no contest, 30 days no contact.

Sergio Moraes: 180 days or negative MRI of right knee and cleared by physician. Minimum suspension of 45 days no contest, 30 days no contact.

Joey Gambino: 30 days no contest, 21 days no contact.

Diego Brandao: 30 days no contest, 21 days no contact.

Sam Sicilia: 45 days no contest, 30 days no contact.

Erick Silva: 30 days no contest, 21 days no contact.

Fabio Maldonado: 180 days or neurological clearance. Minimum suspension of 60 days no contest, 45 days no contact.

Glover Teixeira: 180 days or negative x-ray of right hand and right elbow. Minimum suspension of 30 days no contest, 21 days no contact.

Dave Herman: 30 days no contest, 21 days no contact.

Stephan Bonnar: 45 days no contest, 30 days no contact.

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