MMAjunkie today requested and received medical suspensions for UFC 230, which took place this past Saturday at Madison Square Garden in New York and was regulated by the New York State Athletic Commission (NYSAC).
Weidman (14-4 MMA, 10-4 UFC) suffered a third-round TKO defeat to Ronaldo Souza (26-5 MMA, 9-4 UFC) in the card’s middleweight co-headliner, which aired on pay-per-view following prelims on FS1 and UFC Fight Pass.
According to suspensions released by the NYSAC, Weidman got a three-month suspension unless he gets doctor clearance. Ben Saunders (22-11-2 MMA, 8-8 UFC), who also suffered a loss due to strikes, gets 90 days alongside Weidman.
The full list of suspensions from UFC 230 include:
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Ronaldo Souza: 30 Days
def. Chris Weidman: 90 Days
Lyman Good: seven days
def. Ben Saunders: 90 days
Brian Kelleher: 30 days
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Source: USA Today – MMA Junkie
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