Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) returned to the UFC Fight Pass network last Saturday (Oct. 24, 2015) for the UFC Fight Night 76: “Holohan vs. Smolka” mixed martial arts (MMA) event, which took place inside 3Arena in Dublin, Ireland.
Full results and play-by-play here.
As with most combat sports events, athletes tend to get hurt when they’re repeatedly punched in the face. So it should come as no surprise to learn that 12 of the 20 combatants participating overseas were flagged for injuries sustained inside the Octagon.
As for how that affects their timeline for return may depend on the medical community.
Here is the full list of UFC Fight Night 76 injuries, as well as their corresponding medical suspensions from UFC (via The Underground), who acts as its own commission in the absence of a regulatory body.
Norman Parke: Suspended 180 days or until cleared by X-ray (ribs)
Nicolas Dalby: Suspended 180 days or until cleared by X-ray (left foot)
Darren Till: Suspended 180 days or until cleared by MRI (left shoulder)
Jon Delos Reyes: Suspended 180 days or until cleared by X-ray (chest)
Mickael Lebout: Suspended 30 days (21 days no contact) for precautionary reasons
Ericka Almeida: Suspended 30 days (21 days no contact) for ….View original article
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