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Medical suspensions handed down to UFC on Fuel TV 6 fighters

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According to a Nov. 15 report from Bloody Elbow, several medical suspensions have been handed down to UFC on Fuel TV 6 fighters.

Cung Le may be sidelined for up to six months while his right elbow gets checked up on. He's officially out for 180 days, pending doctor clearance. Rich Franklin needs his left thumb cleared or he will face the same six-month suspension as Le. If both Le and Franklin are cleared, they will be suspended 30 and 45 days, respectively.

Here's a look at the full list of UFC on Fuel TV 6 medical suspensions:

UFC on Fuel TV 6 Main Card

  • Cung Le - 180 days pending doctor clearance
  • Rich Franklin - 180 days pending doctor clearance
  • Thiago Silva - 180 days pending doctor clearance
  • Stanislav Nedkov - 30 days
  • Paulo Thiago - 30 days
  • Takanori Gomi - 30 days
  • Mac Danzig - 180 days pending doctor clearance
  • Jon Tuck - Indefinitely
  • Zhang Tiequan - Indefinitely
  • Jeff Hougland - 60 days

UFC on Fuel TV 6 Preliminary Card

  • Yasuhiro Urushitani - 45 days
  • Motonobu Tezuka - 30 days
  • Tom DeBlass - 30 days

No Suspension

  • Dong Hyun Kim
  • Takeya Mizugaki
  • Alex Caceres
  • John Lineker
  • Riki Fukuda

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