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The Washington State Department of Licensing has medically suspended every athlete who competed in this past Saturday’s “UFC on FOX: Henderson vs. Diaz” event. The majority of the fighters were issued a mandatory seven-day ban, while several contestants will be riding the pine indefinitely until cleared by a physician. Nate Diaz (Pictured), Alexander Gustafsson and BJ Penn are among nine combatants who have been issued indefinite leaves. UFC on FOX 5 took place inside Key Arena in Seattle. Here is the event’s official IR list: Scott Jorgensen: 7 days John Albert: 7 days Nam Phan: 45-day suspension with no contact for 30 days. Indefinite suspension until cleared with CT scan Dennis Siver: 7 days Marcus LeVesseur: 30 days Abel Trujillo: 7 days Henry Martinez: 60 days, and indefinite until cleared with CT scan and chest X-ray Daron Cruickshank: 7 days Joe Proctor: 60 days, and indefinite with no contact until cleared by an Ear, Nose and Throat doctor Ramsey Nijem: 30 days, and indefinite suspension until cleared by a doctor for left knee injury Mike Easton: 7 days Raphael Assuncao: 7 days, and indefinite suspension until cleared by an orthopedic surgeon Jeremy Stephens: 60-day suspension and indefinite suspension until cleared with CT scan Yves Edwards: 30-day suspension with no contact for 21 days Main Card: Mike Swick: 60 days Matt Brown: 7 days BJ Penn: 45-day suspension with no contact for 30 days. Indefinite suspension until cleared by a doctor for facial damage. Rory MacDonald: 7 days Marucio “Shogun” Rua: 30 days Alexander Gustafsson: 30 days minimum suspension, and indefinite suspension until cleared by a doctor for right ankle, otherwise out 180 days. Nate Diaz: 45-day suspension with no contact for 30 days. Indefinite suspension until cleared by ear, nose and throat doctors. Benson Henderon: 7 days

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The UFC has concluded their first year on FOX with a bang. After posting fairly disappointing numbers in their last two primetime shows, last Saturday’s “UFC on FOX: Henderson vs. Diaz” card bounced back nicely by garnering an average of 4.4 million viewers. The broadcast peaked with 5.7 million viewers during the main event between lightweight champion Benson Henderson (Pictured...

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