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Alistair
Overeem
could be sidelined until summer following his
second-round technical knockout loss to Alexander
Volkov
in the
UFC Fight Night 184
main event on Saturday.

The Dutch heavyweight must have a nasal bone fracture cleared by an
ear, nose and throat doctor or he will be sidelined until Aug. 6.
At a minimum, Overeem is suspended until April 8 with no contact
until March 24. Volkov, meanwhile, emerged with a clean bill of
health after the event.


Mixedmartialarts.com
obtained a full list of medical
suspensions from the event, which took place at the UFC Apex in Las
Vegas. Frankie
Edgar
, who suffered a 28-second KO loss to Cory
Sandhagen
in the co-headliner, is suspended until April 8 with
no contact until March 24.

Three other athletes from UFC Fight Night 184 are facing potential
six-month suspensions pending doctor clearance: Alexandre
Pantoja
(hands), Mike
Rodriguez
(left shoulder) and Devonte
Smith
(right hand and wrist).

UFC Fight Night 184 Medical Suspensions:

Alistair
Overeem
: must have nasal bone fracture cleared by ENT or no
contest until 08/06/21; minimum suspension no contest until
04/08/21, no contact until 03/24/21

Frankie
Edgar
: suspended until 04/08/21. No contact until 03/24/21

Clay
Guida
: must have forehead laceration cleared by doctor or
no contest until 03/09/21, no contact until 02/28/21

Michael
Johnson
: suspended until 02/28/21. No contact until
02/21/21

Alexandre
Pantoja
: must have X-ray of both hands, if positive must have
orthopedic doctor clearance or no contest until 08/06/21, minimum
suspension no contest until 03/09/21, no contact until 02/28/21

Manel
Kape
: must have right thumb swelling cleared by doctor or no
contest until 08/06/21

Beneil
Dariush
: suspended until 03/09/21. No contact until 02/28/21 –
laceration under left eye

Diego
Ferreira
: suspended until 03/09/21. No contact until
02/28/21

Mike
Rodriguez
: must have MRI of left shoulder, if positive must
have orthopedic doctor clearance or no contest until 08/06/21,
minimum suspension no contest until 03/09/21, no contact until
02/28/21

Devonte
Smith
: must have X-ray of right hand and wrist, if positive
must have orthopedic doctor clearance or no contest until 08/06/21,
minimum suspension no contest until 03/09/21, no contact until
02/28/21

Justin
Jaynes
: suspended until 03/09/21. No contact until 02/28/21 –
left eye swelling

Seung Woo
Choi
: suspended until 02/28/21. No contact until 02/21/21

Timur
Valiev
: suspended until 02/28/21 No contact until 02/21/21

Jerome
Rivera
: suspended until 03/24/21. No contact until 03/09/21


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