UFC 168 medical suspensions

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The Nevada State Athletic Commission released the medical report following UFC 168. Several fighters have been suspended for lengthy periods of time, most notably Anderson Silva.

Here’s who landed on the report:

Anderson Silva – Must have orthopedic clearance on broken left leg or no contest until 06-27-14.
Josh Barnett – Must have right maxillofacial fracture (fracture to the jaw or face) cleared or no contest until 06-27-14. Minimum suspension with no contact or contest 02-26-14
Dustin Poirier – Must have right shoulder medically cleared or no contest through 06-27-14. Suspended until 01-27-14. No contact until 01-18-14.
Diego Brandao – Suspended through 02-11-14. No contact through 01-27-14.
Chris Leben – Suspended through 02-11-14. No contact through 01-27-14 (facial cuts)
Gleison Tibau – Suspended through 02-11-14 with no contact through 01-27-14 (laceration right cheek)
Manny Gamburyan – Must have MRI of left knee and be cleared by a doctor, otherwise no contest through 06-28-14. Minimum suspension through 02-11-14. No contact through 01-27-14.
Bobby Voelker – No contest through 02-11-14. No contact through 01-27-14 (Facial cuts and scalp lacerations).
William ‘Patolino’ Macario – Must have X-ray of right hand and be medically cleared or no contest through 06-28-14.
Estevan Payan – Suspended through 02-11-14. No contact through 01-27-14.

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