TUF 22 Finale medical suspensions released

With every decision comes a consequence and for those fighters who took part in battle at TUF 22 Finale, it’s their time to faces those consequences in the form of medical suspensions.

Some of the more notable suspensions include Chad Mendes being out until January 26th while Tony Ferguson is out until February 10th and Edgar Barboza being out until January 26th due to 2 scalp lacerations on forehead. Frankie Edgar was not suspended at all.

TUF 22 Finale took place on Friday, December 11th in Las Vegas at The Chelsea at The Cosmopolitan. The main card aired on FOX Sports 1 and the prelims aired on FOX Sports 1 and UFC Fight Pass. Frankie Edgar vs. Chad Mendes in a featherweight bout served as the main event. Ryan Hall vs. Artem Lobov in the “TUF 22” lightweight tournament final served as the co-main event.

Down below are the entire medical suspensions:

  • Chad Mendes: Suspended until 01/26/16 and no contact until 01/11/16.
  • Tony Ferguson: Must have CT scan of head or no contest until 06/11/16. Minimum suspension and no contest until 02/10/16 – no contact until 01/26/16 for lacerations.
  • Edson Barboza: Suspended until 01/26/16 and no contact until 01/11/16 for 2 scalp lacerations on forehead.
  • Evan Dunham: Suspended until 01/26/16 and no contact until 01/11/16 for laceration over right eyebrow.
  • Joe Lauzon: Suspended until 01/11/16 and no contact until 01/02/16.
  • Tatsuya Kawajiri: Suspended until 01/11/16 and no contact until 01/02/16.
  • Jason Knight: Suspended until 02/10/16 and no contact until 01/26/16 for laceration left cheek.
  • Konstantin Erokhin: Suspended until 01/11/16 and no contact until 01/02/16 for left thumb injury.
  • Ryan LaFlare: Must have right hand/thumb x-ray to rule out fracture, if results are positive needs Orthopedic Dr. clearance or no contest until 06/11/16. Minimum suspension and no contest until 01/11/16. No contact until 01/02/16.
  • Mike Pierce: Suspended until 01/26/16 and no contact until 01/11/16.
  • Joby Sanchez: Suspended until 01/26/16 and no contact until 01/11/16 for lacerations under right eye and over left eyebrow.
  • Chris Gruetzemacher: Must have left & right forearms cleared by Dr. or no contest until 06/11/16. Minimum suspension and no contest until 01/11/16 No contact until 01/02/16.
  • Abner Lloveras: Suspended until 02/10/16 and no contact until 01/26/16 for laceration over right upper eye lid.