UFC Fight Night 163 injuries and medical suspensions for the athletes who competed at the “Zabit vs Kattar”-led event on Saturday Nov. 9, 2019, which took place in Moscow, Russia, have been released by Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC).
Leading the way in mandatory sits is Greg Hardy, who was hit with a six-month suspension after suffering a hand injury during his co-headlining bout against Alexander Volkov (relive it here). “The Prince of War” ended up losing a three-round decision loss to “Drago” after taking the bout on just a few week’s notice.
Furthermore, Abubakar Nurmagomedov, was also hit with a six-month sit after suffering an elbow injury during his loss to David Zawada (recap). Check out the full list of injuries and medical suspensions for UFC Fight Night 163 (via mixedmartialarts.com).
Zabit Magomedsharipov: 7 Days to Magomedsharipov for Mandatory Rest
Calvin Kattar: 30 Days to Kattar for hard bout and 21 days No Contact
Alexander Volkov: 7 Days to Volkov for Mandatory Rest
Greg Hardy: 180 Days to Hardy or clear Right Hand/Wrist X-Ray and Mandatory 30 Days and 21 Days No Contact
Danny Roberts: Days to Roberts for Right Temple Laceration and 21 Days No Contact
Zelim Imadaev: 7 Days to Imadaev for Mandatory Rest
Ed Herman: 30 Days to Herman for Hard bout and 21 Days No Contact
Khadis Ibragimov: 7 Days to Ibragimov for Mandatory Rest
Anthony Rocco: 30 Days to Martin for Nasal Laceration and 21 Days No Contact
defeated Ramazan Emeev: 7 Days to Emeev for Mandatory Rest
Shamil Gamzatov: 7 Days to Gamzatov for Mandatory Rest
Klidson Abreau: 7 Days to Abreu for Mandatory Rest
Magomed Ankalaev: 7 Days to Ankalaev for Mandatory Rest
Dalcha Lungiambula: 180 Days to Lungiambula or cleared by OMF and Mandatory 30 Days and 21 Days No Contact
Rustam Khabilov: 7 Days to Khabilov for Mandatory Rest
Sergey Khandozhko: 7 Days to Khandozhko for Mandatory Rest
Karl Roberson: 30 Days to Roberson for Right Eyelid Laceration and 21 Days No Contact
Roman Kopylov: 7 Days to Kopylov for Mandatory Rest
David Zawada: 7 Days to Zawada for Mandatory Rest
Abubakar Nurmagomedov: 180 Days to Nurmagomedov or cleared by Left Elbow X-Ray and 14 Mandatory Rest
Roosevelt Roberts: 7 Days to Roberts for Mandatory Rest
Alexander Yakovlev: 7 Days to Yakovlev for Mandatory Rest
Pannie Kianzad: 7 Days to Kianzad for Mandatory Rest
Jessica-Rose Clark: 180 Days to Clark or cleared by ENT & Mandatory 45 Days with 30 Days No Contact
Davey Grant: 7 Days to Grant for Mandatory Rest
Grigorii Popov: 180 Days to Popov or cleared by Nasal X-Ray and Mandatory 30 Days and 21 Days No Contact
Just a quick reminder: Fighters often return to action much quicker once doctors give them the green light. The lengthy suspensions are just a precaution in most cases. In addition, not all injuries are recorded during the post-fight examination and often times surface in follow-up tests.
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