UFC 159 Medical Suspensions

UFC 159 Medical Suspensions -- The trash talking and everything that went on for weeks before the commencement of UFC 159 Jones vs Sonnen ended up last night, with the defending champion retaining the belt. Many hoped that UFC 159 results may bring a great upset for Jones as Sonnen has got the potential to pull things out.
Jon "Bones" Jones dominated his challenger Chael Sonnen take downs and elbows in the very first round, forcing referee Keith Peterson to stop the match with 27 seconds left in the round.

Congratulations to Jon Jones! Now here goes the list of fighters who succumbed to medical suspensions.
  1. Jon Jones - indefinite suspension due to broken big toe of the left foot
  2. Chael Sonnen - 45 days suspension for facial laceration
  3. Alan Belcher - indefinite suspension for ophthalmological clearance of right eye
  4. Cheick Kongo - suspended for 30 days for KO
  5. Phil Davis - indefinite suspension for the injured left knee and left thumb
  6. Pat Healy - 45 days suspension for facial lacerations
  7. Jim Miller - indefinite suspension for a CT head scan and a minimum of 60 days for recovery
  8. Yancy Medeiros - indefinite suspension for injured right thumb
  9. Gian Villante - indefinite suspension for ophthalmological clearance of left eye and injured lower leg and ankle
  10. Sheila Gaff - suspended for 30 days for TKO
  11. Bryan Caraway - suspended for 30 days as rest period
  12. Johnny Bedford - suspended for 60 days for facial laceration
  13. Steven Siler - suspended for 45 days for scalp laceration
  14. Kurt Holobaugh - suspended 60 days for lower lip laceration

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