Bellator 220 Medical Suspensions: Rory MacDonald Facing 180-Day Sit

Rory MacDonald
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Bellator 220 has wrapped up and the medical suspensions have been revealed.

Rory MacDonald defended his welterweight title against Jon Fitch in the main event. This was also the final opening round match in the Bellator Welterweight World Grand Prix. The bout went the distance and was ruled a majority draw. Since MacDonald retained his title, he will move on to the semifinals in the tournament. MacDonald must be cleared by a physician or he’ll be suspended for 180 days.

Bellator 220 Medical Suspensions

The California State Athletic Commission (CSAC) has rolled out medical suspensions for the Bellator 220 card. Here’s the full list (via MMAFighting.com):

  • Rory MacDonald: Must be cleared by physician for potential right later epicondyle injury or suspended 180 days; must be cleared by physician due to facial cut on right side or suspended 60 days
  • Veta Arteaga: Must be cleared by physician for potential left knee injury or suspended 180 days; suspended 60 days no contact due to laceration on forehead
  • Adam Piccolotti: Must be cleared by physician for potential nasal and left orbital fractures or suspended 180 days; suspended 45 days no contest, 30 days no contact
  • Liam McGeary: Must be cleared by physician for fractured jaw or suspended 180 days; suspended 45 days no contest, 30 days no contact due to TKO
  • Jordan Williams: Must be cleared by physician and x-ray for potential fractured nose or suspended 180 days
  • Jon Fitch: Must be cleared by physician for scalp laceration or suspended 60 days
  • Bruno Casillas: Suspended 60 days due to lacerations on lower lip; suspended 45 days no contest, 30 days no contact due to KO
  • Diego Herzog: Suspended 60 days due to lacerations over left eyelid and nose
  • Nathan Stolen: Suspended 45 days no contest, 30 days no contact due to TKO
  • Travis Crain: Suspended 45 days no contest, 30 days no contact due to TKO
  • Justin Tenedora: Suspended 45 days no contest, 30 days no contact due to KO
  • Peter Ishiguro: Suspended 45 days no contest, 30 days no contact due to KO
  • Justin Roswell: Suspended 45 days no contest, 30 days no contact due to TKO
  • Tom Ponce de Leon: Suspended 45 days no contest, 30 days no contact due to hard bout
  • Jamario Mulder: Suspended 45 days no contest, 30 days no contact due to hard bout
  • Ilima-Lei Macfarlane: 7-day suspension for mandatory rest
  • Benson Henderson: 7-day suspension for mandatory rest
  • Phil Davis: 7-day suspension for mandatory rest
  • Gaston Bolanos: 7-day suspension for mandatory rest
  • Aviv Gozali: 7-day suspension for mandatory rest
  • Brandon Faumui: 7-day suspension for mandatory rest
  • Chris Avila: 7-day suspension for mandatory rest
  • Matt Perez: 7-day suspension for mandatory rest
  • Cass Bell: 7-day suspension for mandatory res
  • Chuck Campbell: 7-day suspension for mandatory rest
  • Hyder Amil: 7-day suspension for mandatory rest
  • Paradise Vaovasa: 7-day suspension for mandatory rest
  • Josh San Diego: 7-day suspension for mandatory rest
  • Brandon Laroco: 7-day suspension for mandatory rest
  • Abraham Vaesau: 7-day suspension for mandatory rest
  • Chris Inocencio: 7-day suspension for mandatory rest
  • Boris Novachkov: 7-day suspension for mandatory rest
  • Ignacio Ortiz: 7-day suspension for mandatory rest
  • Roger Severson: 7-day suspension for mandatory rest
  • Jon Adams: 7-day suspension for mandatory rest
  • Erick Gunha: 7-day suspension for mandatory rest