UFC 247 medical suspensions: Shevchenko out for six months

MMA
February 12, 10:58 am
Mary Myers
UFC 247 medical suspensions: Shevchenko out for six months

At the last Saturday’s UFC 247 that took place in Houston, Texas, light heavyweight champion Jon Jones (26-1, 1 NC) defended his title not without troubles against Dominick Reyes (12-1), having won by unanimous decision.

In the co-main event women’s flyweight champion Valentina Shevchenko (19-3) defended her title without any troubles against Katlyn Chookagian (13-3) by the third-round KO.

See the list of medical suspensions below to know who’s not allowed to step inside the cage any time soon. Three fighters are out for six moths for unknown reasons.


  • Jon Jones: suspended until March 10
  • Dominick Reyes: suspended until March 10
  • Valentina Shevchenko: suspended until Aug. 7
  • Katlyn Chookagian: suspended until March 25.
  • Justin Tafa: suspended until April 9
  • Juan Adams: suspended until March 10
  • Dan Ige: suspended until March 10
  • Mirsad Bektic: suspended until March 10
  • Derrick Lewis: suspended until Feb. 18
  • Ilir Latifi: suspended until March 10
  • Trevin Giles: suspended until Feb. 18
  • James Krause: suspended until March 10
  • Lauren Murphy: suspended until March 10
  • Andrea Lee: suspended until March 10
  • Mario Bautista: suspended until March 10
  • Miles Johns: suspended until April 9
  • Journey Newson: suspended until Aug. 7
  • Domingo Pilarte: suspended until April 9
  • Andre Ewell: suspended until Aug. 7
  • Jonathan Martinez: suspended until Feb. 18
  • Khaos Williams: suspended until March 10
  • Alex Morono: suspended until March 10
  • Youssef Zalal: suspended until Feb. 18
  • Austin Lingo: suspended until March 10