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UFC 146 Suspensions: Velasquez and ‘Bigfoot’ Potentially Out Six Months

We know Cain Velasquez is queued next for a title shot against Junior dos Santos, however that may need to be pushed back. Velasquez, along with his opponent Antonio “Bigfoot” Silva have reportedly been in need of X-rays that could potentially set the two out six months. Velasquez for his left hand and Silva for  his nose. Should either have any issues, they will need to sit-out till Nov. 20.

They weren’t the only warriors to go home with pending suspensions due to injury. Mayhem Miller proved to have a severely damaged left knee, in which he may have came into his fight with, wearing a wrap, and collapsing on it at times. C.B. Dollaway, Jacob Volkmann, and Jamie Varner also face injury suspensions as well.

Here is the rest of the sidelined fighters, including 11 mor minor suspensions.

Cain Velasquez: Requires X-ray of left hand. Suspended until November 20 if broken, unless medically cleared sooner. Minimum suspension until June 26, with no contact until June 17.

Antonio Silva: Requires X-ray of nose. Suspended until November 20 if broken, unless medically cleared sooner. Minimum suspension until July 23, with no contact until July 11.

Jason Miller: Requires medical clearance of right thumb and left knee, or suspended until November 20. Minimum suspension until July 11, with no contact until June 26.

C.B. Dollaway: Requires X-ray of left thumb. Suspended until November 20 if broken, unless medically cleared sooner. Minimum suspension until June 26, with no contact until June 17.

Jamie Varner: Requires X-ray of right hand. Suspended until November 20 if broken, unless medically cleared sooner. Minimum suspension until June 26, with no contact until June 17.

Jacob Volkmann: Requires medical clearance of left elbow, right thumb and left knee, or suspended until November 20.

Frank Mir: Suspended until July 23, with no contact until July 11.

Dave Herman: Suspended until July 23, with no contact until July 11.

Shane del Rosario: Suspended until July 23, with no contact until July 11.

Duane Ludwig: Suspended until July 23, with no contact until July 11.

Lavar Johnson: Requires medical evaluation of left elbow. Minimum suspension until July 11, with no contact until June 26.

Edson Barboza: Suspended until July 11, with no contact until June 26.

Stipe Miocic: Suspended until June 26, with no contact until June 17.

Darren Elkins: Suspended until June 26, with no contact until June 17.

Diego Brandao: Suspended until June 26, with no contact until June 17.

Mike Brown: Suspended until June 26, with no contact until June 17,.

Daniel Pineda: Suspended until June 26, with no contact until June 17.

 

 

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