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UFC Vegas 41 medical suspensions: Injuries could bench Marvin Vettori, Paulo Costa until next April

Top 5 middleweights Marvin Vettori and Paulo Costa face a pair of six-month medical suspensions following their five-round war atop the UFC Vegas 41 event last Saturday. night (October 23) inside the APEX facilities of the promotion in Las Vegas, Nevada.

Vettori earned a unanimous decision victory over “The Eraser.”

Here are the rest of the UFC Vegas 41 injuries and medial suspensions from the folks at MixedMartialArts.com, kindly compiled by MMA Fighting:

Marvin vettori: You must have X-rays on both forearms and MRI of the right knee. If it is positive, you must receive authorization from the orthopedic doctor or there is no contest until April 22. Minimum suspension without competition until December 8, without contact until November 23.
Paulo Costa: You must have an X-ray of the right foot. If it is positive, it must receive the authorization of the orthopedic doctor and the left eye must receive the authorization of the ophthalmologist or there is no contest until April 22. Minimum suspension without competition until December 8, without contact until November 23.
Grant Dawson: Must receive authorization from the thoracic doctor for fracture of the 11th rib or not compete until April 22. Minimum suspension without competition until November 23, without contact until November 14.
Ricky glenn: Suspended until November 23, no contact until November 14.
Joselyne edwards: Suspended until December 8, no contact until November 23 – nasal laceration
Alex Caceres: Suspended until November 14, no contact until November 7 – lip laceration |
Seung Woo Choi: Suspended until December 8, no contact until November 23.
Francisco Trinaldo: You must have an X-ray on the left hand. If it is positive, you must receive authorization from the orthopedic doctor or there is no contest until April 22. Minimum suspension without competition until November 23, without contact until November 14.
Dwight Scholarship: Suspended until November 23, no contact until November 14.
Ike Villanueva: Suspended until December 6, no contact until November 23.
Gregory rodrigues: Suspended until November 23, no contact until November 14.
Jun Yong Park: Suspended until December 23, no contact until December 8 |
Mason Jones: You must have an MRI of the right knee. If it is positive, you must receive authorization from the orthopedic doctor or there is no contest until April 22. Minimum suspension without competition until November 23, without contact until November 14.
David Onama: Suspended until November 23, no contact until November 14.
Maria Oliveira: Suspended until November 23, no contact until November 14.
Laureano Staropoli: Suspended until December 8, no contact until November 23 – cuts on the left eyebrow
Worthy khama: Suspended until December 8, no contact until November 23 – lip cut
Jeff Molina: You must have an X-ray of the right ankle. If it is positive, you must receive authorization from the orthopedic doctor or there is no contest until April 22. Minimum suspension without competition until November 14, without contact until November 7 |
Daniel Lacerda: Suspended until December 8, no contact until November 23.
Livinha souza: Suspended until November 23, no contact until November 14.
Zviad lazishvili: You must have an X-ray of the right foot. If it is positive, you must receive authorization from the orthopedic doctor or there is no contest until April 22. Minimum suspension without competition until November 23, without contact until November 14.

Just a quick reminder: fighters often return to action much quicker once medics give them the green light. Long-term suspensions are just a precaution in most cases. Also, not all injuries are recorded during the post-fight examination and often arise in follow-up tests.

For full UFC Vegas 41 results and play-by-play, click here.