UFC Vegas 16 medical suspensions: Jack Hermansson facing long break

UFC Vegas 16 medical suspensions: Jack Hermansson facing long break

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The medical suspensions for last weekend’s UFC Vegas 16 card are in, and a handful of fighters are facing long absences after their fights.

Most notably, middleweight contender Jack Hermansson is facing a potential six-month sit due a fractured orbital he sustained in his decision loss to Marvin Vettori in the UFC Vegas 16 main event.

Vettori is also facing a noteworthy suspension due to a cut on his left eyelid.

See the full UFC Vegas 16 medical suspensions below (via MixedMartialArts.com):

  • Jack Hermansson: Suspended 180 days or until fractured left orbital is cleared by a doctor; also suspended 60 days with no contact for 45 days.
  • Marvin Vettori: Suspended 45 days or until cut to left eyelid is cleared by a doctor; also suspended 30 days with no contact for 21 days.
  • Ovince Saint Preux: Suspended 45 days with 30 days no contact.
  • Jamahal Hill: Needs clearance of left hand with x-ray, otherwise suspended 180 days.
  • Gabriel Benitez: Suspended 14 days with 7 days no contact.
  • Justin Jaynes: Suspended 30 days with 21 days no contact.
  • Roman Dolidze: No suspension.
  • John Allan: Needs clearance of right knee with MRI and right ankle with x-ray, otherwise suspended 180 days. Suspended minimum 30 days with 21 days no contact.
  • Matt Wiman: Suspended 45 days with 30 days no contact.
  • Jordan Leavitt: No suspension.
  • Louis Smolka: Suspended 30 days with no contact for 21 days due to cut on right eyebrow.
  • Jose Quinonez: Suspended 30 days with 21 days no contact.
  • Ilia Topuria: No suspension.
  • Damon Jackson: Suspended 180 days or until possible nasal fracture is cleared by a doctor; also suspended 60 days with no contact for 45 days.
  • Gian Villante: Suspended 30 days with 21 days no contact due to contusions.
  • Jake Collier: Suspended 180 days or until possible non-displaced fracture of left lateral orbital wall is cleared by an ophthalmologist; also suspended 60 days with no contact for 45 days.

What do you think the future holds for Jack Hermansson and Marvin Vettori after UFC Vegas 16?

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