Brandon Moreno taps out Deiveson Figueiredo to become first UFC champion from Mexico

UFC 263 medical suspensions: Brandon Moreno faces six-month sit after winning flyweight title

UFC 263 took place in Glendale, Arizona on Saturday night as Israel Adesanya defeated Marvin Vettori to defend his belt. In the co-main event, Brandon Moreno became the new flyweight champ as he submitted Deiveson Figueiredo.

Now, after the event, the medical suspensions have been revealed as Moreno faces a potential six-month sit as he needs clearance from an orthopedic doctor. Terrance McKinney is also suspended for six months or until he is cleared for the knee injury he suffered when he celebrated.

UFC 263 medical suspensions (via MMAFighting):

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

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