UFC lightweight champion Conor McGregor highlighted a list of six fighters be medically suspended in the aftermath of the Mayweather vs. McGregor boxing card, according to information released Monday by the Nevada Athletic Commission.
McGregor, making his professional boxing debut, suffered a 10th-round TKO loss against undefeated pugilist Floyd Mayweather in the night’s main event. As a result, McGregor will be forced to sit out a minimum of 60 days before returning to active competition, per NAC officials.
The five other fighters who received medical suspensions were Nathan Cleverly (45 days), Thomas Dulorme (30 days), Juan Heraldez (180 days), Jose Miguel Borrego (180 days), and Kevin Newman (45 days).
Mayweather vs. McGregor took place Aug. 26 at the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada. The night’s main card aired live on pay-per-view.
A complete list of Mayweather vs. McGregor’s medical suspensions can be seen below.
- Conor McGregor: Suspended until 10/26, no contact until 10/11
- Nathan Cleverly: Suspended until 10/11, no contact until 09/26
- Thomas Dulorme: Suspended until 09/26, no contact until 09/17
- Juan Heraldez: Requires x-ray of left hand, if positive then must be cleared by orthopedic doctor or no contest until 02/23/18; minimum suspension of no contest until 10/11, no contact until 09/26
- Jose Miguel Borrego: Requires MRI on left knee within 10 days, if positive then must be cleared by orthopedic doctor or no contest until 02/23/18; minimum suspension of no contest until 09/26, no contact until 09/17
- Kevin Newman: Suspended until 10/11, no contact until 09/26