Full List Of Medical Suspensions For UFC 187 Released, Vitor Belfort Out For 6 Months

The full list of medical suspensions for UFC 1787 was released today by the Nevada State Athletic Commission leaving four fighters with up to six month on the shelf shelf after a brutal night of action inside the octagon.

Those fighters include middleweight contender Vitor Belfort, lightweight veteran John Makdessi and heavyweight sluggers Andrei Arlovski and Travis Browne.

The full list of suspensions is as follows:

Daniel Cormier: Must have follow-up MRI before Nov. 1
Anthony Johnson: Suspended 45 days with no contact for 30 days due to left eyebrow laceration.
Chris Weidman: Suspended 45 days with no contact for 30 days due to left eyebrow laceration.
Vitor Belfort: Suspended 45 days with no contact for 30 days. Additionally, must have left shoulder cleared by doctor or no contest for 180 days.
John Makdessi: Suspended 45 days with no contact for 30 days. Additionally, must have broken jaw cleared by doctor or no contest for 180 days.
Andrei Arlovski: Must have MRI of left shoulder cleared by doctor or no contest for 180 days.
Travis Browne: Suspended 60 days with no contact for 45 days. Additionally, must have broken nose cleared by doctor or no contest for 180 days.
John Moraga: Suspended 45 days with no contact for 30 days due to scalp laceration.
Rafael Natal: Suspended 30 days with no contact for 21 days due to right eyebrow laceration.
Nina Ansaroff: Must be cleared by doctor before next fight or no contest for 180 days.
Colby Covington: Suspended 45 days with no contact for 30 days due to left eyebrow laceration.
Mike Pyle: Suspended 30 days with no contact for 21 days.
Leo Kuntz: Suspended 30 days with no contact for 21 days.
Justin Scoggins: Suspended 30 days with no contact for 21 days due to left eyebrow laceration.
Josh Sampo: Suspended 30 days with no contact for 21 days.

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