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UFC Fight Night 32 medical suspensions: Brandon Thatch, Rony Jason suspended 180 days

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UFC Fight Night 32 is in the books, so now we are learning of the medical suspensions handed down from the Brazilian MMA Athletic Commission. A majority of the fighters on the card have received the 45 day suspensions with no contact for a month, while two main card participants received a lengthy 180 day ban.

Rony Jason, who punched through the locker room door after his loss and opened up a cut that required stitches, will miss up to six months, while Brandon Thatch could miss 180 days with ankle and shoulder injuries following his impressive win over Paulo Thiago.

Here is the full list of medical suspensions from the Brazilian MMA Athletic Commission :

  • Vitor Belfort: suspended 14 days with no contact for seven days
  • Dan Henderson: suspended 45 days with no contact for 30 days
  • Cezar Ferreira: suspended 45 days with no contact for 30 days
  • Daniel Sarafian: suspended 45 days with no contact for 30 days
  • Rafael Cavalcante: suspended 14 days with no contact for seven days
  • Igor Pokrajac: suspended 45 days with no contact for 30 days
  • Paulo Thiago: suspended 45 days with no contact for 30 days
  • Brandon Thatch – Suspended 180 days or until cleared by doctor after ankle magnetic resonance imagining and shoulder X-ray
  • Santiago Ponzinibbio: suspended 30 days with no contact for 21 days
  • Ryan LaFlare: suspended 30 days with no contact for 21 days
  • Rony Jason – suspended 180 days
  • Jeremy Stephens: suspended 21 days with no contact for 14 days
  • Godofredo Pepey: suspended 45 days with no contact for 30 days
  • Sam Sicília: suspended 14 days with no contact for seven days
  • Thiago Perpetuo: suspended 45 days with no contact for 30 days
  • Omari Akhmedov: suspended 45 days with no contact for 30 days
  • Thiago Tavares: suspended 21 days with no contact for 14 days
  • Justin Salas: suspended 14 days with no contact for seven days
  • Adriano Martins: suspended 14 days with no contact for seven days
  • Daron Cruickshank: suspended 21 days with no contact for 14 days
  • Jose Maria: suspended 45 days with no contact for 30 days
  • Dustin Ortiz: suspended 14 days with no contact for seven days
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