Jan 15, 2014; Duluth, GA, USA; Yoel Romero ( red gloves) fights Derek Brunson during UFC Fight Night at Gwinnett Center. Mandatory Credit: Joshua S. Kelly-USA TODAY Sports

UFC Fight Night 35 medical suspensions: Derek Brunson out indefinitely


The Georgia Athletic and Entertainment Commission released the medical suspensions from UFC Fight Night 35, which took place at the Gwinnett Center in Duluth, Georgia, on Thursday.

Derek Brunson, who had his jaw broken by Yoel Romero during his third-round TKO loss, received an indefinite suspension. Brunson’s suspension was the lengthiest of those handed down by the commission.

Cole Miller received a 45 day suspension for a broken hand, while a number of other fighters will be out at least a month.

Here is the full list of medical suspensions for the UFC Fight Night 35 participants, via MMAjunkie.com:

  • Luke Rockhold: mandatory seven-day suspension
  • Constantinos Philippou: suspended 30 days
  • Brad Tavares: mandatory seven-day suspension
  • Lorenz Larkin: mandatory seven-day suspension
  • T.J. Dillashaw: mandatory seven-day suspension
  • Mike Easton: suspended 30 days for laceration over left eye
  • Yoel Romero: mandatory seven-day suspension
  • Derek Brunson: suspended indefinitely for broken jaw, needs doctor’s clearance before returning
  • John Moraga: mandatory seven-day suspension
  • Dustin Ortiz: mandatory seven-day suspension
  • Cole Miller: suspended 45 days for broken hand
  • Sam Sicilia: suspended 30 days for swollen left eye
  • Ramsey Nijem: mandatory seven-day suspension
  • Justin Edwards: suspended 30 days for laceration over left eye
  • Elias Silverio: mandatory seven-day suspension
  • Isaac Vallie-Flagg: suspended 30 days for laceration over left eye
  • Trevor Smith: suspended 30 days for laceration to forehead
  • Brian Houston: mandatory seven-day suspension
  • Louis Smolka: mandatory seven-day suspension
  • Alptekin Ozkilic: mandatory seven-day suspension
  • Vinc Pichel: mandatory seven-day suspension
  • Garett Whiteley: mandatory seven-day suspension
  • Beneil Dariush: mandatory seven-day suspension
  • Charlie Brenneman: mandatory seven-day suspension

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