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UFC 155 Medical Suspensions Handed Out To Dos Santos, Velasquez, Lauzon, More

Several fighters who competed this past weekend at UFC 155 were handed medical suspensions by the Nevada Athletic Commission.

Junior dos Santos and Cain Velasquez were each given minimum suspensions despite dos Santos taking a 25-minute beating from Velasquez in the main event for the UFC heavyweight title.

Many of the suspensions listed below can be cleared by a doctor.

Leonard Garcia: Suspended until 1/20; no contact until 1/13

Phil De Fries: Suspended until 1/20; no contact until 1/13

Todd Duffee: Suspended until 6/28 without clearance from orthopedist (left knee); minimum suspension until 2/28; no contact until 2/13 (forehead laceration)

Michael Johnson: Suspended until 6/28 without clearance by a doctor (left hand); minimum suspension until 1/20; no contact until 1/13 (right ear laceration)

Melvin Guillard: Suspended until 2/13; no contact until 1/29 (right shin laceration)

Jamie Varner: Suspended until 2/28; no contact until 2/13

Byron Bloodworth: Suspended until 2/28; no contact until 2/13 (scalp laceration)

Brad Pickett: Suspended until 1/20; no contact until 1/13

Eddie Wineland: Suspended until 1/29; no contact until 1/20 (lacerations)

Yushin Okami: Suspended until 1/13; no contact until 1/9

Alan Belcher: Suspended until 6/28 without clearance from doctor (right mandible) and orthopedist (right knee); minimum no contact until 2/28

Tim Boetsch: Suspended until 6/28 without clearance by doctor (nasal fractures); minimum suspension until 2/13; no contact until 1/29

Joe Lauzon: Suspended until 2/28; no contact until 2/13 (multiple deep facial/forehead lacerations)

Junior dos Santos: Suspended until 2/13; no contact until 1/29

Cain Velasquez: Suspended until 2/13; no contact until 1/29

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