UFC Fight Night 14 – Medical Suspensions

As is per custom, a list of medical suspensions were handed out after the UFC Fight Night 14 event that took place on Saturday; the below list was provided by the Nevada State Athletic Commission:

  • James Irvin – Suspended until Sept. 3 with no contact until Aug. 19 due to a right-cheek laceration
  • Hermes Franca – Suspended until Aug. 19 with no contact until Aug. 10 for precautionary reasons
  • Frankie Edgar – Suspended until Aug. 19 with no contact until Aug. 10 due to a chin laceration
  • Jake O’Brien – Suspended until Sept. 3 with no contact until Aug. 19 for precautionary reasons
  • Cain Velasquez – Suspended until Jan. 7 due to possible meniscal/ligament tear in left knee (can be cleared early by an orthopedic doctor); minimum suspension until Aug. 19 with no contact until Aug. 10 for precautionary reasons
  • Anthony Johnson – Suspended indefinitely due to a conjunctival laceration in right eye (can be cleared by an ophthalmologist); minimum suspension until Aug. 19 with no contact until Aug. 10 for precautionary reasons
  • Tim Credeur – Suspended until Jan. 17 due to a right-knee injury (can be cleared early by orthopedic doctor); minimum suspension until Aug. 19 with no contact until Aug. 10 for precautionary reasons
  • Cale Yabrough – Suspended until Sept. 13 with no contact until Aug. 19 for precautionary reasons
  • Brodie Farber – Suspended until Sept. 18 with no contact until Sept. 3 for precautionary reasons
  • Rory Markham – Suspended until Aug. 19 with no contact until Aug. 10 for precautionary reasons
  • Nate Loughran – Suspended until Sept. 13 with no contact until Aug. 19 due to multiple lacerations
  • James Giboo – Suspended until Sept. 13 with no contact until Aug. 19 for precautionary reasons
  • Brad Blackburn – Suspended until Jan. 7 due to broken left thumb (can be cleared by orthopedic doctor)
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