Jan Blachowicz out for six months and other medical suspensions of UFC Sao Paulo

MMA
November 19, 05:18 pm
Максим Гагарин
Jan Blachowicz out for six months and other medical suspensions of UFC Sao Paulo

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Polish light heavyweight Jan Blachowicz (25-8) will not return to the Octagon any time soon. He faced Brazilian Ronaldo Souza at the UFC event in Sao Paulo and defeated his opponent via split decision which may cost him six months of fighting. 

According to the Brazilian MMA Athletic Commission (CABMMA), Blachowicz injured both of his feet during the fight and must be suspended for 180 days. Jared Gordon and Sergio Moraes were heavily knocked out in their respective fights and are also out for six months. These suspensions are primary recommendations that can be reviewed by the respective doctor. 

A full list of UFC Sao Paulo’s medical suspensions looks the following: 


  • Tracy Cortez: Suspended 14 days no contest, seven days no contact 
  • Isabela de Padua: Suspended 30 days no contest, 21 days no contact 
  • Renan Barao: Suspended 45 days no contest, 30 days no contact 
  • Randy Brown: Suspended 14 days no contest, seven days no contact 
  • Bobby Green: Suspended 14 days no contest, seven days no contact 
  • Luiz Eduardo Garagorri: Suspended 14 days no contest, seven days no contact 
  • James Krause: Suspended 30 days no contest, 21 days no contact 
  • Wellington Turman: Suspended 14 days no contest, seven days no contact 
  • Andre Muniz: Suspended 14 days no contest, seven days no contact 
  • Jared Gordon: Suspended 180 days pending clearance from otolaryngologist. If cleared, suspended 60 days no contest, 45 days no contact 
  • Paul Craig: Suspended 14 days no contest, seven days no contact 
  • Ronaldo Souza: Suspended 14 days no contest, seven days no contact 
  • Vanessa Melo: Suspended 14 days no contest, seven days no contact 
  • Ariane Lipski: Suspended 14 days no contest, seven days no contact 
  • Douglas Silva de Andrade: Suspended 14 days no contest, seven days no contact 
  • Warlley Alves: Suspended 14 days no contest, seven days no contact 
  • Francisco Trinaldo: Suspended 14 days no contest, seven days no contact 
  • Ricardo Ramos: Suspended 14 days no contest, seven days no contact 
  • Sergio Moraes: Suspended 180 days pending clearance from neurologist. If cleared, suspended 60 days no contest, 45 days no contact 
  • Markus Perez: Suspended 30 days no contest, 21 days no contact 
  • Antonio Arroyo: Suspended 14 days no contest, seven days no contact 
  • Charles Oliveira: Suspended 14 days no contest, seven days no contact 
  • Mauricio Rua: Suspended 30 days no contest, 21 days no contact 
  • Jan Blachowicz: Suspended 180 days pending x-ray of both feet. If cleared, suspended 30 days no contest, 21 days no contact