UFC Fight Night 28 Medical Suspensions With “Jacare” Souza Out Up To Six Months

UFC Fight Night 28 took place on Wednesday night at the Mineirinho Arena in Belo Horizonte, Minas Gerais, Brazil. The main event featured Glover Teixeira defeating Ryan Bader by TKO in the first round and in the co-feature, “Jacare” Souza beat Yushin Okami by TKO in the first round as well.

BetweenTheRopes.com requested and received the medical suspension report from UFC Fight Night 28 on Wednesday night from the The Brazilian Athletic Commission of all 22 fighters who competed on the card.

The most notable suspension on the list was Souza, who needs an x-ray on his foot and is suspended for 180 days, requiring a doctor’s clearance if he wants to compete before then.

Here is the suspension list from UFC Fight Night 28:

Glover Teixeira: suspended 30 days with 21 days no contact
Ryan Bader: suspended 45 days with 30 days no contact
Ronaldo Souza: suspended 180 days or until cleared by doctor, needs x-ray on right foot
Yushin Okami: suspended 45 days with 30 days no contact
Joseph Benavidez: suspended 14 days with seven days no contact
Jussier Da Silva: suspended 180 days or until cleared by doctor, needs x-ray on right foot
Piotr Hallmann: suspended 30 days with 21 days no contact
Francisco Trinaldo: suspended 30 days with 21 days no contact
Rafael Natal: suspended 14 days with seven days no contact
Tor Troeng: suspended 30 days with 21 days no contact
Ali Bagautinov: suspended 14 days with seven days no contact
Marcos Vinicius: suspended 45 days with 30 days no contact
Edimilson Souza: suspended 180 days or until cleared by doctor, needs surgery on right hand
Felipe Arantes: suspended 45 days with 30 days no contact
Lucas Martins: suspended 14 days with seven days no contact
Ramiro Hernandez: suspended 30 days with 21 days no contact
Elias Silverio: suspended 14 days with seven days no contact
Joao Zeferino: suspended 14 days with seven days no contact
Ivan Jorge: suspended 14 days with seven days no contact
Keith Wisniewski: suspended 14 days with seven days no contact
Sean Spencer: suspended 21 days with 14 days no contact
Yuri Villefort: suspended 21 days with 14 days no contact

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UFC Fight Night 28 Weigh-In Results: Bader, Teixeira On Point

Just a short time ago the UFC Fight Night 28 weigh-ins took place. The weigh-ins took place at the same venue where the show takes place tomorrow night, at the Mineirinho Arena in Belo Horizonte, Minas Gerais, Brazil. The main event of UFC Fight Night 28 will be Glover Teixeira battling Ryan Bader in light heavyweight action. The co-main event will feature former UFC middleweight title challenger Yushin Okami fighting former Strikeforce middleweight champion Ronaldo “Jacare” Souza.

All 22 participants of the card made weight. Here are the weigh-in results for tomorrow night’s UFC Fight Night 28:

MAIN CARD (FOX Sports 1, 7 p.m. ET)
• Ryan Bader (205) vs Glover Teixeira (206)
• Yushin Okami (185) vs Ronaldo Souza (186)
• Joseph Benavidez (126) vs Jussier Formiga (126)
• Piotr Hallmann (155) vs Francisco Trinaldo (155)
• Rafael Natal (185) vs Tor Troeng (185)
• Ali Bagautinov (125) vs Marcos Vinicius (126)

PRELIMINARY CARD (FOX Sports 1, 5 p.m. ET)
•Felipe Arantes (146) vs Edimilson Souza (146)
•Ramiro Hernandez (135) vs Lucas Martins (136)
•Elias Silverio (169) vs Joao Zeferino (170)
•Ivan Jorge (169) vs Keith Wisniewski (170)

PRELIMINARY CARD (Facebook, 4:30 p.m. ET)
•Sean Spencer (171) vs. Yuri Villefort (170)

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Watch UFC Fight Night 28 Weigh-Ins Live At 3 P.M. ET

UFC Fight Night 28 takes place tomorrow night from the Mineirinho Arena in Belo Horizonte, Minas Gerais, Brazil. The main event of the evening will feature Glover Teixeira facing off with Ryan Bader in light heavyweight action, with the co-main event of Yushin Okami battling former Strikeforce middleweight champion Ronaldo “Jacare” Souza in middleweight action.

The weigh-ins take place today at the Mineirinho Arena, with all 22 fighters starting to hit the scale at 3 p.m. ET.

You can watch the video stream above right here at betweentheropes.com.

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UFC on Fox Sports 1 3 Set With Bader-Teixeira Headlining

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The busy fall season continues for the UFC.

The organization made official today that UFC on Fox Sports 1 3 will be taking place September 4 in Belo Horizonte, Brazil. The card will be headlined Ryan Bader(15-3 MMA, 8-3 UFC) facing off with Glover Teixeira(21-2 MMA, 4-0 UFC) in light heavyweight action. The co-main event will feature former UFC middleweight title contender Yushin Okami(29-7 MMA, 13-4 UFC)facing off with former Strikeforce middleweight champion Ronaldo “Jacre” Souza(18-3 MMA, 1-0 UFC).

Bader was last seen in action when he defeated Vladimir Matyushenko at UFC on Fox 6 in January. Teixeira was last seen last month when he defeated James Te Huna at UFC 160.

The card will then be followed by The Ultimate Fighter Season 18 featuring UFC Women’s bantamnweight champion Ronda Rousey and Miesha Tate.

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