UFC 229 Medical Suspensions; five fighters get potential six-months

UFC 229 took place Saturday at T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas. The main card aired on pay-per-view while the televised prelims on FS1 and the early prelims on UFC Fight Pass. For the official results, bonuses and Reebok Sponsorship Payout you can go here. And for the fighter salaries you can go here.

The Nevada State Athletic Commission released the medical suspensions to FightBoookMMA. The list states that five fighters could be out for as long as six months.

Conor McGregor (21-4 MMA, 9-2 UFC) will be suspended for 30 days with 21 days no contact while Khabib Nurmagomedov (27-0 MMA, 11-0 UFC) is medically cleared.

The five fightrers include Anthony Pettis (21-8 MMA, 8-7 UFC) as he must have his nasal fracture cleared by a doctor. Otherwise, he will be suspended for 180 days. Dominick Reyes (10-0 MMA, 4-0 UFC) must have his left leg cleared by X-ray. Otherwise, he’s suspended for 180 days. Scott Holtzman (12-2 MMA, 5-2 UFC) will be suspended for 45 days with 30 days no contact for cut on his left forehead. Additionally, must have his right hand and right foot cleared by doctor or suspended 180 days. Alan Patrick will be suspended for 60 days with 45 days no contact. Additionally, must have left orbital fracture cleared by doctor or suspended 180 days. Jalin Turner (7-4 MMA, 0-1 UFC) will be suspended for 60 days with 45 days no contact. Additionally, must have nasal fracture cleared by doctor or suspended 180 days.

UFC 229 medical suspensions:

Conor McGregor: Suspended 30 days with 21 days no contact.

Anthony Pettis: Must have nasal fracture cleared by doctor. Otherwise, suspended 180 days.

Dominick Reyes: Must have left leg cleared by X-ray. Otherwise, suspended 180 days.

Ovince Saint Preux: Suspended 60 days with 45 days no contact.

Derrick Lewis: Suspended 30 days with 21 days no contact for tough fight.

Alexander Volkov: Suspended 60 days with 45 days no contact.

Vicente Luque: Suspended 30 days with 21 days no contact.

Jalin Turner: Suspended 60 days with 45 days no contact. Additionally, must have nasal fracture cleared by doctor or suspended 180 days.

Tonya Evinger: Suspended 45 days with 30 days no contact.

Scott Holtzman: Suspended 45 days with 30 days no contact for cut on left forehead. Additionally, must have right hand and right foot cleared by doctor or suspended 180 days.

Alan Patrick: Suspended 60 days with 45 days no contact. Additionally, must have left orbital fracture cleared by doctor or suspended 180 days.

Gray Maynard: Suspended 45 days with 30 days no contact for cut on left eyebrow.

Ryan LaFlare: Suspended 45 days with 30 days no contact for cut on left forehead.

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