Rising welterweight prospect Alan Jouban was one of four fighters who received potential six-month medical suspensions in the aftermath of UFC Fight Night 90, according to information released Monday to MMA Fighting by the Nevada Athletic Commission.
Jouban, who defeated UFC newcomer Belal Muhammad on the night’s main card, will be required to receive doctor’s clearance on a potential fractured left hand or sit out until Jan. 2017.
Three other fighters received similar six-month sentences: Mitch Clarke (right knee), Reginaldo Viera (right orbital and nasal fractures), and Marco Beltran (left knee).
UFC Fight Night 90 took place July 7 at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada. Eddie Alvarez defeated Rafael dos Anjos to seize the UFC lightweight title in the night’s main event.
A complete list of UFC Fight Night 90’s medical suspensions can be seen below.
Alan Jouban: Must have fractured left hand cleared by orthopedic doctor or no contest until 01/04/17; minimum suspension no contest until 08/07
Mitch Clarke: Must have MRI of right knee before next fight and orthopedic doctor clearance or no contest until 01/04/17
Reginaldo Viera: Must have right orbital and nasal fractures cleared by an ENT or no contest until 01/04/17; minimum suspension no contest until 09/06, no contract until 08/22
Marco Beltran: Must have left knee x-ray to rule out fracture, also needs dental clearance for three loose front teeth or no contest until 01/04/17
Belal Muhammad: Suspended until 09/06, no contact until 08/22
Mike Pyle: Suspended until 09/06, no contact until 08/22
Anthony Birchak: Suspended until 09/06, no contact until 08/22
Lukasz Sajewski: Suspended until 09/06, no contact until 08/22
Rafael dos Anjos: Suspended until 08/22, no contact until 08/07 due to laceration above left eye
Dileno Lopes: Suspended until 08/22, no contact until ….View full article
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