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UFC Fight Night 85 Medical Suspensions: Seven Fighters Face 180-Day Layoffs

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The Ultimate Fighting Championship acted as its own athletic commission for UFC Fight Night 85 in Brisbane, Australia on March 20 and released the medical suspensions stemming from the event on Friday to mixedmartialarts.com. Seven fighters, including former champion Frank Mir face 180-day layoffs.

UFC Fight Night 85 Medical Suspensions:

Frank Mir: Suspended 180 days or cleared with head and neck CT scan; 45 days no fight with no contact for 30 days
Mark Hunt: 7 days mandatory rest
Hector Lombard: 180 days or cleared with head CT scan; 45 days no fight with no contact for 30 days
Neil Magny: 30 days no fight, 21 days no contact
Jake Matthews: 7 days mandatory rest
Johnny Case: 45 days no fight, 30 days no contact
Daniel Kelly: 7 days mandatory rest
Antonio Carlos Junior: 180 days or cleared by ENT specialist; 60 days no fight, 45 days no contact
Steve Bosse: 7 days mandatory rest
James Te Huna: 180 days or clearance with head CT scan; 60 days no fight, 45 days no contact
Bec Rawlings: 7 days mandatory rest
Seohee Ham: 7 days mandatory rest
Alan Jouban: 180 days or clearance with left elbow MRI
Brendan O’Reilly: 30 days no fight, 21 days no contact
Daniel Hooker: 7 days mandatory rest
Mark Eddiva: 7 days mandatory rest
Leslie Smith: 7 days mandatory rest
Rin Nakai: 30 days no fight, 21 days no contact
Viscardi Andrade: 7 days mandatory rest
Richard Walsh: 180 days or cleared with negative right forearm x-ray
Chad Laprise: 180 days or cleared with negative right hand x-ray
Ross Pearson: 30 days no fight, 21 days no contact
Alan Patrick: 7 days mandatory rest
Damien Brown: 7 days mandatory rest

UFC Fight Night 85 took place at the Brisbane Entertainment Centre on March 20. It was the second event the UFC has held in Brisbane and the first since 2013.

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