Rory MacDonald Suspended For 6 Months Following UFC 189

Rory MacDonald is one of seven fighters hit with a medical suspension following UFC 189: Mendes vs. McGregor after the Nevada State Athletic Commission released their full lit of medical suspensions

The full list of suspensions are as follows:

Conor McGregor: Suspended 45 days with no contact for 30 days for right eyebrow cut.
Chad Mendes: Suspended 21 days with no contact for 15 days; additionally, must have right thumb cleared by doctor or no contest for 180 days.
Rory MacDonald: Suspended 90 days with no contact for 75 days; additionally, must have fractured nose and foot cleared by doctor or no contest for 180 days.
Robbie Lawler: Suspended 45 days with no contact for 30 days for lip laceration.
Jeremy Stephens: Suspended 45 days with no contact for 30 days; additionally, must have CT scan to rule out orbital fracture or no contest for 180 days.
Dennis Bermudez: Suspended 60 days with no contact for 45 days for sinus injury and lip laceration.
Brandon Thatch: Suspended 60 days with no contact for 45 days.
Thomas Almeida: Suspended 45 days with no contact for 30 days for lacerations; additionally, must have nose injury cleared by doctor or no contest for 180 days.
Brad Pickett: Suspended 45 days with no contact for 30 days.
Tim Means: Suspended 45 days with no contact for 30 days; additionally, must have finger injury cleared by doctor or no contest for 180 days..
Mike Swick: Suspended 45 days with no contact for 30 days for chin laceration.
Henry Birones: Suspended 45 days with no contact for 30 days for lacerations; additionally, must have toe injury cleared by doctor or no contest for 180 days.
Neil Seery: Suspended 45 days with no contact for 30 days for left eye laceration.
Cody Pfister: Suspended 45 days with no contact for 30 days; additionally, must have knee injury cleared by doctor or no contest for 10 days. Minimum 47 day suspension.
Yosdenis Cedeno: Must have groin injury cleared by doctor or no contest for 180 days.

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