UFC 263 Medical Suspensions: Brandon Moreno Faces 6-Month Layoff

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The Ultimate Fighting Championship returned to action last weekend with the UFC 263 pay-per-view.

In the main event, middleweight champion Israel Adesanya retained his title with a dominant win over top contender Marvin Vettori.

In the co-main event, Mexico’s Brandon Moreno came away with the big win.

Following the event, the Arizona Boxing & Mixed Martial Arts Commission handed down the medical suspensions from the event.

Among the lengthiest layoffs was new flyweight champion Brandon Moreno.

How long will your favorite fighter be on the sideline?

A full look at the UFC 263 medical suspensions can be seen below.

  • Israel Adesanya: Seven day suspension
  • Marvin Vettori: Suspended 30 days for hard bout
  • Brandon Moreno: Needs clearance from orthopedic doctor for right foot or suspended for 180 days, no contact for 30 days
  • Leon Edwards: Suspended 30 days for hard bout, no contact for 21 days
  • Nate Diaz: Suspended 45 days for multiple lacerations
  • Belal Muhammad: Suspended 30 days for multiple lacerations
  • Demian Maia: Suspended 30 days for hard bout, no contact for 21 days
  • Paul Craig: Suspended seven days
  • Jamahal Hill: Must get clearance from orthopedic doctor for dislocated elbow or suspended for 180 days
  • Brad Riddell: Suspended 45 days for multiple lacerations
  • Drew Dober: Suspended 45 days for two lacerations, needs orthopedic clearance for hip pain
  • Eryk Anders: Seven day suspension
  • Darren Stewart: 14 day suspension
  • Lauren Murphy: Suspended 45 days for right eyebrow laceration, no contact for 30 days
  • Joanne Calderwood: Suspended 30 days for hard bout, no contact for 21 days
  • Movsar Evloev: Seven day suspension
  • Hakeem Dawodu: 14 day suspension
  • Pannie Kianzad: Suspended 30 days for hard bout, no contact for 21 days
  • Alexis Davis: Suspended 30 days for hard bout, no contact for 21 days
  • Terrance McKinney: Needs MRI and clearance from orthopedic doctor for right knee or suspended for 180 days, no contact for 30 days
  • Matt Frevola: Suspended 45 days for knockout, no contact for 30 days
  • Steven Peterson: Seven day suspension
  • Chase Hooper: Seven day suspension
  • Fares Ziam: Suspended 30 days for hard bout, no contact for 21 days
  • Luigi Vendramini: Suspended 30 days for hard bout, no contact for 21 days
  • Carlos Felipe: Suspended 45 days for right eye laceration, no contact for 30 days
  • Jake Collier: Suspended 30 days for hard bout, no contact for 21 days
UFC 263 Weigh-in Results: Israel Adesanya, Marvin Vettori Official
UFC 263 Weigh-in Results: Israel Adesanya, Marvin Vettori Official
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