Originally written June 17, 2013 on 5thRound.com:
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The Manitoba Combative Sports Commission has medically suspended all 22 athletes who competed in Saturday’s “UFC 161: Evans vs. Henderson” event in Canada. Every fighter was issued a mandatory 14-day ban, several were suspended indefinitely for various injuries sustained in their respective scraps. Despite posting a split decision win over Dan Henderson in the show’s featured attraction, Rashad Evans (pictured) is one of seven contestants who will be riding the pine indefinitely. The commission didn’t provide any details on fighter injuries. UFC 161 took place inside MTS Centre in Winnipeg. Here is the card’s official IR list (courtesy of MMAWeekly): Rashad Evans: Suspended indefinitely Dan Henderson: Suspended 14 days Stipe Miocic: Suspended 14 days Roy Nelson: Suspended 14 days Ryan Jimmo: Suspended indefinitely Igor Pokrajac: Suspended 14 days Alexis Davis: Suspended 14 days Rosi Sexton: Suspended 14 days Pat Barry: Suspended indefinitely Shawn Jordan: Suspended 14 days Jake Shields: Suspended 14 days Tyron Woodley: Suspended 14 days James Kruse: Suspended indefinitely Sam Stout: Suspended indefinitely Sean Pierson: Suspended 14 days Kenny Robertson: Suspended 14 days Roland Delorme: Suspended 14 days Edwin Figueroa: Suspended indefinitely Mitch Clarke: Suspended 14 days John Maguire: Suspended 14 days Yves Jabouin: Suspended 14 days Dustin Pague: Suspended indefinitely
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