UFC Fight Night: Henderson vs Shogun 2 medical suspensions

Mauricio Rua out up to six months after receiving broken nose during main event TKO loss to Dan Henderson in Fight Night main event

Former UFC light heavyweight champion Mauricio "Shogun" Rua led the list of medical suspensions stemming from Sunday's UFC Fight Night event. Rua received a badly broken nose courtesy the right hand of Dan Henderson in the main event of the card, and was subsequently handed a medical suspension that could last up to six months.

Michel Prazeres was the only other fighter to receive a 180 day suspension. Prazeres' suspension followed his unanimous decision win over Mairbek Taisumov.

All 22 fighters that competed on the card received some time off from the Comissao Atletica Brasileira de MMA (CABMMA). The minimum medical suspension that was doled out was 14 days off with seven days no contact. The full list of medical suspensions is contained below:

Dan Henderson: suspended 45 days with 30 days no contact

Mauricio Rua: suspended 180 days or until cleared by specialist with a head CT exam

C.B. Dollaway: suspended 14 days with seven days no contact

Cezar Ferreira: suspended 45 days with 30 days no contact

Norman Parke: suspended 30 days with 21 days no contact

Leonardo Santos: suspended 30 days with 21 days no contact

Fabio Maldonado: suspended 45 days with 30 days no contact

Gian Villante: suspended 45 days with 30 days no contact

Michel Prazeres: suspended 180 days or until cleared by a orthopedic doctor with an X-ray of right hand

Mairbek Taisumov: suspended 30 days with 21 days no contact

Rony Jason: suspended 14 days with seven days no contact

Steven Siler: suspended 30 days with 21 days no contact

Thiago Santos: suspended 14 days with seven days no contact

Ronny Markes: suspended 30 days with 21 days no contact

Jussier Formiga: suspended 14 days with seven days no contact

Scott Jorgensen: suspended 14 days with seven days no contact

Kenny Robertson: suspended 14 days with seven days no contact

Thiago Perpetuo: suspended 30 days with 21 days no contact

Hans Stringer: suspended 30 days with 21 days no contact

Francimar Barroso: suspended 30 days with 21 days no contact

Godofredo Pepey: suspended 14 days with seven days no contact

Noad Lahat: suspended 45 days with 30 days no contact

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