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UFC 161 medical suspensions: Rashad Evans, six others draw indefinite terms on sidelines

The Manitoba Combative Sports Commission on Monday issued medical suspensions to all 22 fighters who competed during last Saturday night’s UFC 161 in Winnipeg. Fifteen of the athletes who took part in the event will face mandatory, short terms of just 14 days as a medical precaution, while seven others will require the clearance of a doctor before resuming their fight careers.Among those in the latter camp was main-event winner Rashad Evans, who won a split-decision over Dan Henderson to snap a two-fight losing streak.Generally, medical clearance is needed to ensure an athlete has not broken a bone or sustained another injury that would put him at risk of further problems in a future fight. Commissions typically divulge the cause for indefinite suspensions, however the Manitoba commission did not offer any specifics in releasing the information to the media. Below is the complete list of suspensions.Rashad Evans: Suspended indefinitely, requires doctor clearanceDan Henderson: Suspended 14 daysStipe Miocic: Suspended 14 daysRoy Nelson: Suspended 14 daysRyan Jimmo: Suspended indefinitely, requires doctor clearanceIgor Pokrajac: Suspended 14 daysAlexis Davis: Suspended 14 daysRosi Sexton: Suspended 14 daysPat Barry: Suspended indefinitely, requires doctor clearanceShawn Jordan: Suspended 14 daysJake Shields: Suspended 14 daysTyron Woodley: Suspended 14 daysJames Krause: Suspended indefinitely, requires doctor clearanceSam Stout: Suspended indefinitely, requires doctor clearanceSean Pierson: Suspended 14 daysKenny Robertson: Suspended 14 daysRoland Delorme: Suspended 14 daysEdwin Figueroa: Suspended indefinitely, requires doctor clearanceMitch Clarke: Suspended 14 daysJohn Maguire: Suspended 14 daysYves Jabouin: Suspended 14 daysDustin Pague: Suspended indefinitely, requires doctor clearance

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