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WEC 48 Injury Report, Medical Suspensions

Urijah Faber's leg after Aldo fight

The California State Athletic Commision (CSAC) released the full list of Medical Suspensions given from WEC 48 fights.

No surprise here as you see in the image above that Urijah Faber received a 180 day suspension for his thigh and knee injuries.

Mike Brown received a 45 day suspension as a precautionary measure after his first round knockout given by Manny Gamburyan.

Lastly, there is also no surprise that Leonard Garcia and Chan Sung Jung received 180 day suspensions. Garcia for his hand fracture and Jung for  facial laceration.

Here is the complete list including the recaps:

Urijah Faber: Suspended 180 days (thigh/knee injury) unless cleared by physician.

Mike Brown: Suspended 45 days for precautionary reasons.

Scott Jorgensen: Suspended 180 days (metacarpal fracture) unless cleared by physician.

Antonio Banuelos: Suspended 180 days (nasal fracture) unless cleared by physician.

Leonard Garcia: Suspended 180 days (hand fracture) unless cleared by physician.

Chan Sung Jung: Suspended 240 days (dista ulna shaft fracture/facial laceration) unless cleared by physician.

Anthony Pettis: Suspended 180 days (foot fracture) unless cleared by physician.

Brad Picket: Suspended 180 days (clavicle fracture) unless cleared by physician.

Demetrious Johnson: Suspended 180 days (thumb fracture) unless cleared by physician.

Rani Yahya: Suspended 60 days (eye laceration) unless cleared by physician.

Brandon Vishner: Suspended 45 days for precautionary reasons.

Reminder: Fighters may return much sooner than the suspension period as long as they get a doctor to clear the injury. Most are held only as a precautionary and the fighters are able to train before the release date.

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