Thiago Alves Suspended Three Months For Missing Weight

Thiago Alves

Yoel Romero (exiting the fight area before the official decision) and Kelvin Gastelum (missing weigh-ins) were not the only two fighters to get suspended by the New York State Athletic Commission (NYSAC). The NYSAC has suspended Thiago Alves for three months for missing weight. Brett Okamoto for ESPN first reported the suspension on Twitter:

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Alves missed weight by 6.6 pounds and still ended up losing to Jim Miller at UFC 205: Alvarez vs. McGregor in New York City by unanimous decision. Gastelum had his fight against Donald Cerrone canceled and he's appealing his suspension.

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