UFC Fight Night 32 medical suspensions: Brandon Thatch, Rony Jason out 180 days

Guilherme Cruz, MMA Fighting

Two days after UFC Fight Night 32 in Goiania, Brazil, the Brazilian MMA Athletic Commission (CABMMA) announced the medical suspensions, and Brandon Thatch was handed a 180-day medical suspension after his first-round victory over Paulo Thiago.

According to the CABMMA, Thatch can be cleared to compete before his suspension is over if the results of his MRI and x-ray show no major injuries in his ankle and right shoulder.

Twenty-one additional fighters on the UFN 32 card received precautionary medical suspensions, including headliners Vitor Belfort and Dan Henderson.

The complete UFC Fight Night 32 medical suspension report can be seen below:

Vitor Belfort: suspended 14 days, 7 days no contact
Dan Henderson: suspended 45 days, 30 days no contact
Cezar Ferreira: suspended 45 days, 30 days no contact
Daniel Sarafian: suspended 45 days, 30 days no contact
Rafael Cavalcante: suspended 14 days, 7 days no contact
Igor Pokrajac: suspended 45 days, 30 days no contact
Paulo Thiago: suspended 45 days, 30 days no contact
Brandon Thatch: suspended 180 days, can fight sooner with physician clearance (ankle and shoulder)
Santiago Ponzinibbio: suspended 30 days, 21 days no contact
Ryan Laflare: suspended 30 days, 21 days no contact
Rony Jason: suspended 180 days
Jeremy Stephens: suspended 21 days, 14 days no contact
Godofredo Pepey: suspended 45 days, 30 days no contact
Sam Sicilia: suspended 14 days, 7 days no contact
Thiago Perpetuo: suspended 45 days, 30 days no contact
Omari Akhmedov: suspended 45 days, 30 days no contact
Thiago Tavares: suspended 21 days, 14 days no contact
Justin Salas: suspended 14 days, 7 days no contact
Adriano Martins: suspended 14 days, 7 days no contact
Daron Cruickshank: suspended 21 days, 14 days no contact
Jose Maria Tome: suspended 45 days, 30 days no contact
Dustin Ortiz: suspended 14 days, 7 days no contact

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