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IGC Suspends UFC 119 Fighters

Written on September 28, 2010 by Markham Mencken

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After some boo-hoo's from the fans, the Indiana Gaming Commission dished out medical suspension to several UFC 119 contenders. Ten fighters will be in the shelf for at least 30 days.

The Indiana Gaming Commission handed out indefinite suspension for Mirko “Cro Cop” Filipovic and after being defeated at last Saturday. Frank Mir gave Cro Cop a knee in the third round of their heavyweight tilt, while Serra absorbed heavy blows and a unanimous decision loss against Chris Lytle. According to Division Director, Andrew Means, both fighters must spend at least 180 days in repose and should pass a CT scan before getting inside the Octagon again. served ten fighters with , including Mark Hunt that should pass a X-ray exam on his left elbow after buckling up from a McCorkle armbar.

UFC 119 Suspensions

• Mirko Filipovic: Suspended a minimum of 180 days; must clear a CT scan
• Matt Serra: Suspended a minimum of 180 days; must clear a CT scan
• Evan Dunham: Suspended 45 days, with no contract for 45 days
• Sean Sherk: Suspended 30 days, with no contract for 21 days
• Antonio Rogerio Nogueira: Suspended 30 days, with no contract for 30 days
• Mark Hunt: Suspended a minimum of 30 days; must be cleared by X-ray
: Suspended 30 days, with no contract for 30 days (laceration)
• Matt Mitrione: Suspended 30 days, with no contract for 12 days
• Steve Lopez: Suspended 30 days, with no contract for 30 days (laceration)
• Sean McCorkle: Suspended 30 days, with no contract for 21 days

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