According to the UFC 178 medical suspensions released today by the Nevada State Athletic Commission both Tim Kennedy and Cat Zingano may have to spend the rest of 2014 on the sideline.

Zingano, who walked away with a third round TKO over Amananda Nunes, will need clearance for her upper back or will face a 180 day suspension.

Kennedy, who suffered a controversial third-round TKO loss to Yoel Romero, was handed 45 days of no contact and must be cleared with an ophthalmologist or plastic surgeon or face a 180 day suspension due to a fractured orbital bone. Romero received a 45 day suspension with no contact for one month.

The full list of UFC 178 medical suspensions issued by NAC can be found below:

  • Eddie Alvarez: suspended 45 days with no contact for 30 days
  • Dustin Poirier: suspended 45 days with no contact for 30 days
  • Yoel Romero: suspended 45 days with no contact for 30 days
  • Tim Kennedy: suspended 45 days with no contact for 30 days; additionally, must clear left orbital inferior blowout fracture with ophthalmologist or plastic surgeon or no contest for 180 days
  • Cat Zingano: must have upper back cleared by a doctor or no contest for 180 days
  • Amanda Nunes: suspended 45 days with no contact for 30 days for left eyebrow laceration
  • Takeya Mizugaki: suspended 60 days with no contact for 45 days
  • James Krause: suspended 45 days with no contact for 21 days
  • Stephen Thompson: must have right eye cleared by an ophthalmologist and right hand X-rayed and cleared by an orthopedic doctor or no contest for 180 days
  • Jon Tuck: must have right shoulder and right foot cleared by a doctor or no contest for 180 days
  • Cody Gibson: suspended 30 days with no contact for 15 days