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UFC 167 Medical Suspensions: Hendricks Could Be Out for 6 Months

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The UFC 167 medical suspensions have been revealed, and four fighters could be out for as long as six months.

Despite the state of his face post-fight, welterweight champ Georges St-Pierre will be cleared to return in just 45 days; that is, unless his planned hiatus takes longer than that.

Challenger Johny Hendricks meanwhile could be out for as long as six months due to a potential knee injury.

Additionally, Ali Bagautinov’s foot, Gian Villante’s hands, and Cody Donovan right hand have landed each of them six month suspensions as well.

The full list of suspensions are as follows, via MMA Junkie:

  • Georges St-Pierre: suspended until 1/1/14 with no contact until 12/17/13
  • Johny Hendricks: suspended until 5/17/14 unless cleared by orthopedist for right knee, and suspended until 12/17/13 with no contact until 12/8/13
  • Chael Sonnen: suspended until 1/1/14 with no contact until 12/17/13
  • Rory MacDonald: suspended until 12/17/13 with no contact until 12/8/13
  • Josh Koscheck: suspended until 1/1/14 with no contact until 12/17/13
  • Ali Bagautinov: suspended until 5/17/14 unless cleared by orthopedist for left foot, and suspended until 12/17/13 with no contact until 12/8/13
  • Evan Dunham: suspended until 1/1/14 with no contact until 12/17/13 for left eyebrow laceration
  • Rick Story: suspended until 1/1/14 with no contact until 12/17/13 for left eyebrow laceration
  • Erik Perez: suspended until 12/17/13 with no contact until 12/8/13 for laceration on bridge of nose
  • Gian Villante: suspended until 5/17/14 unless cleared by orthopedist for both hands
  • Cody Donovan: suspended until 5/17/14 unless cleared via X-ray by orthopedist for right hand, and suspended until 12/17/13 with no contact until 12/8/13