Tim Kennedy & Stephen Thompson Suspended For 6 Months After UFC 178

The Nevada State Athletic Commission released the full list of medical suspensions from this weekends UFC 178: Johnson vs. Cariaso event at the MGM Grand Garden Arena. The full list of UFC 178 medical suspensions includes:

Eddie Alvarez: suspended 45 days with no contact for 30 days
Dustin Poirier: suspended 45 days with no contact for 30 days
Yoel Romero: suspended 45 days with no contact for 30 days
Tim Kennedy: suspended 45 days with no contact for 30 days; additionally, must clear left orbital inferior blowout fracture with opthalmologist or plastic surgeon or no contest for 180 days
Cat Zingano: must have upper back cleared by a doctor or no contest for 180 days
Amanda Nunes: suspended 45 days with no contact for 30 days for left eyebrow laceration
Takeya Mizugaki: suspended 60 days with no contact for 45 days
James Krause: suspended 45 days with no contact for 21 days
Stephen Thompson: must have right eye cleared by an opthalmologist and right hand X-rayed and cleared by an orthopedic doctor or no contest for 180 days
Jon Tuck: must have right shoulder and right foot cleared by a doctor or no contest for 180 days
Cody Gibson: suspended 30 days with no contact for 15 days

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