Medical Suspensions For UFC 193 Announced
By Andy Ravens -
Nov 17, 2015


With every decision comes a consequence and for those fighters who took part in battle this past at UFC 193, it’s their time to faces those consequences in the form of medical suspensions.

Some of the more notable suspensions include Ronda Rousey being out for 180 days or cleared by negative head CT scan while Holly Holm will only be out for 7 days. Joanna Jedrzejczyk is out of action for 180 days after suffering an injury to her hand. Her opponent, Valerie Letourneau, is out 180 days.

UFC 193 took place on November 14, 2015 (in the U.S) from Melbourne, Australia at Etihad Stadium. This event aired on pay-per-view, FOX Sports 1, and UFC Fight Pass.

The main event of the event was Ronda Rousey vs. Holly Holm for the UFC women’s bantamweight championship while Joanna Jedrzejczyk defended her strawweight championship against Valerie Letourneau in the co-main event.

Down below are the entire medical suspensions:

Ryan Benoit: 30 days no fight, 21 days no contact

Ben Nguyen: 7 days mandatory rest

Steven Kennedy: 180 days or cleared with negative x-ray of left thumb

Steven Kennedy: 30 days no fight, 21 days no contact

Richard Walsh: 7 days mandatory rest

Steve Montgomery: 7 days mandatory rest

Daniel Kelly: 7 days mandatory rest

James Moontasri: 7 days mandatory rest

Anton Zafir: 30 days no fight, 21 days no contact

Danny Martinez: 7 days mandatory rest

Richard Vaculik: 30 days no fight, 21 days no contact

Gian Villante: 7 days mandatory rest

Anthony Perosh: 45 days no fight, 30 days no contact

Peter Sobotta: 7 days mandatory rest

Kyle Noke: 7 days mandatory rest

Akbarh Jimenez: 45 days no fight, 30 days no contact

Jake Matthews: 45 days no fight, 30 days no contact

Jared Rosholt: 180 days or clear CT of right tibia/fibia

Jared Rosholt: 30 days no fight, 21 days no contact

Stefan Struve: 7 days mandatory rest

Robert Whitaker: 180 days or cleared by ortho of left ankle and right hand

Robert Whitaker: 30 days no fight, 21 days no contact

Urijah Hall: 30 days no fight, 21 days no contact

Antonio Silva: 45 days no fight, 30 days no contact

Mark Hunt: 7 days mandatory rest

Valerie Letourneau: 180 days or cleared by negative head CT scan

Valerie Letourneau: 45 days no fight, 30 days no contact

Joanna Jedrzejczyk: 180 days or cleared by ortho w/ right hand x-ray

Joanna Jedrzejczyk: 45 days no fight, 30 days no contact

Holly Holm: 7 days mandatory rest

Ronda Rousey: 180 days or cleared by negative head CT scan

Ronda Rousey: 60 days no fight, 45 days no contact