UFC Fight Night 57 Medical Suspensions: Surprisingly Few Lengthy Suspensions

The Texas Department of Licensing and Regulation this week issued the UFC Fight Night 57: Edgar vs. Swanson medical suspensions. The event took place on Saturday, Nov. 22, in Austin, Texas.

Jared Rosholt was the only fighter on the card to face any sort of lengthy suspension, despite several hard-fought bouts that went the distance. After suffering a brutal knockout loss at the hands of Alexey Oliynyk, Rosholt was suspended until Jan. 22.

Frankie Edgar vs Cub SwansonAfter a TKO stoppage by strawweight sensation Paige VanZant, Kailin Curran was one of five fighters suspended until Dec. 23.

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While the majority of fighters received a 10-day suspension, no details were given as to the length of the other fighters’ suspensions.

Former lightweight champion Frankie Edgar immediately propelled himself back into the featherweight title picture by manhandling Cub Swanson for the better part of their fight, before submitting him late in the fifth round.

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UFC Fight Night 57: Edgar vs. Swanson Medical Suspensions

Frankie Edgar: suspended until Dec. 8

Cub Swanson: suspended until Dec. 23

Edson Barboza: suspended until Dec. 2

Bobby Green: suspended until Dec. 2

Chico Camus: suspended until Dec. 2

Brad Pickett: suspended until Dec. 2

Jared Rosholt: suspended until Jan. 22

Alexey Oliynyk: suspended until Nov. 30

Joseph Benavidez: suspended until Dec. 2

Dustin Ortiz: suspended until Dec. 2

Matt Wiman: suspended until Dec. 2

Isaac Vallie-Flagg: suspended until Dec. 2

Ruslan Magomedov: suspended until Dec. 2

Josh Copeland: suspended until Dec. 2

Roger Narvaez: suspended until Dec. 2

Luke Barnatt: suspended until Dec. 2

James Vick: suspended until Dec. 23

Nick Hein: suspended until Dec. 2

Akbarh Arreola: suspended until Nov. 30

Yves Edwards: suspended until Dec. 23

Paige VanZant: suspended until Dec. 2

Kailin Curran: suspended until Dec. 23

Doo Ho Choi: suspended until Nov. 30

Juan Puig: suspended until Dec. 23

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