Feb 23, 2013; Anaheim, CA, USA; Dan Henderson enters the ring to fight Lyoto Machida (not pictured) in the UFC welterweight bout at the Honda Center. Mandatory Credit: Jayne Kamin-Oncea-USA TODAY Sports

UFC 157 Medical Suspensions: Dan Henderson, Two Others Out Six Months


The California State Athletic Commission released the full list of medical suspensions for fighters from this past weekend’s UFC 157 event which took place on February 23 at the Honda Center in Anaheim, California.

All fighters who participated in the event were hit with at least the minimum seven day precautionary suspension, while three fighters received 60 day sentences and a possibility of up to three six month suspensions including co-main event participant Dan Henderson.

Here is the full list of UFC 157 medical suspensions:

  • Ronda Rousey: seven-day minimum suspension (precautionary)
  • Liz Carmouche: seven-day minimum suspension (precautionary)
  • Lyoto Machida: seven-day minimum suspension (precautionary)
  • Dan Henderson: six-month suspension unless cleared by physician for possible right hand fracture
  • Urijah Faber: seven-day minimum suspension (precautionary)
  • Ivan Menjivar: seven-day minimum suspension (precautionary)
  • Court McGee: seven-day minimum suspension (precautionary)
  • Josh Neer: six-month suspension unless cleared by physician for possible nasal fracture
  • Robbie Lawler: seven-day minimum suspension (precautionary)
  • Josh Koscheck: 45-day suspension, 30 days no contact; in addition, six-month suspension unless cleared by doctor for possible right rotator cuff injury
  • Brendan Schaub: 60-day suspension unless cleared by physician for upper lip laceration
  • Lavar Johnson: seven-day minimum suspension (precautionary)
  • Mike Chiesa: seven-day minimum suspension (precautionary)
  • Anton Kuivanen: seven-day minimum suspension (precautionary)
  • Dennis Bermudez: 60-day suspension unless cleared by physician for left eyebrow laceration
  • Matt Grice: 45-day suspension with 30 days no contact; in addition, 60-day suspension unless cleared by physician for front scalp laceration
  • Sam Stout: seven-day minimum suspension (precautionary)
  • Caros Fodor: seven-day minimum suspension (precautionary)
  • Kenny Robertson: seven-day minimum suspension (precautionary)
  • Brock Jardine: six-month suspension unless cleared by physician for left thigh injury
  • Neil Magny: seven-day minimum suspension (precautionary)
  • Jon Manley: seven-day minimum suspension (precautionary)
  • Nah-Shon Burrell: seven-day minimum suspension (precautionary)
  • Yuri Villefort: 60-day suspension unless cleared by physician

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