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UFC Fight Night 40 Suspensions: Matt Brown and Others Out Indefinitely; Johnny Eduardo Dinged for Throwing Mouthpiece

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Johnny EduardoMatt Brown may have walked away from UFC Fight Night 40 with the accolades that come with a tremendous performance, as well as an extra $100,000 in bonus money, but, like opponent Erick Silva, he couldn’t avoid landing an indefinite medical suspension, along with several other fighters.

Johnny Eduardo, who upset recent title challenger Eddie Wineland, received a 30-day suspension for throwing his mouthpiece.

UFC Fight Night 40: Brown vs. Silva took place on Saturday, May 10, at the U.S. Bank Arena in Cincinnati.

The Ohio Athletic Commission on Monday released the UFC Fight Night 40 medical suspensions to MMAWeekly.com.

UFC Fight Night 40 Medical Suspensions

Matt Brown was suspended for 45 days for a rest period, but also received an indefinite suspension pending x-ray clearance of his right elbow.

Erick Silva was suspended for 60 days, but also received an indefinite suspension pending neurological clearance and x-ray clearance of his jaw.

Lorenz Larkin was suspended for 60 days.

Erik Koch was suspended for 30 days.

Ruan Potts was suspended for 60 days.

Ed Herman was suspended for 30 days for a rest period, but also received and indefinite suspension pending x-ray clearance for his right hand.

Johnny Eduardo was suspended for 30 days for unsportsmanlike conduct for throwing his mouthpiece.

Eddie Wineland was suspended for 60 days for TKO loss and stitches to lip area, and received an indefinite suspension pending x-ray clearance for a possible broken jaw.

Manny Gamburyan received an indefinite suspension pending ophthalmological clearance of his right eye and orbital x-ray clearance.

Ben Wall was suspended for 60 days.

Anthony Lapsley was suspended for 60 days.

(Photo courtesy of UFC.com)

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