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Junior dos Santos Pulled From UFC 215 Due to Potential Anti-Doping Violation -

Former heavyweight champion Junior dos Santos has been removed from a UFC 215 matchup with Francis Ngannou due to a possible anti-doping violation. Dos Santos' failed test stems from an out-of-competition sample collected on Aug. 10. “Cigano” was ...and more »

Nick Roehrick flagged by USADA for potential anti-doping violation - Bloody Elbow

A UFC light heavyweight was flagged by the UFC's anti-doping partner for a potential violation Thursday. By Nick Baldwin@NickBaldwinMMA Aug 19, 2017, 9:00am EDT. Share Tweet Share. Share Nick Roehrick flagged by USADA for potential anti-doping ...and more »

Junior dos Santos rep says diuretic to blame for USADA violation - 'We do not know where this substance came from' -

Fight fans were thrown for a loop earlier today (Fri., Aug. 18, 2017) when former UFC heavyweight champion Junior dos Santos tested positive for a banned substance under the watchful eye of United States Anti-Doping Agency (USADA). “Cigano” has never ...and more »

Junior dos Santos flagged for potential USADA violation, yanked from UFC 215 -

Former UFC heavyweight champion Junior dos Santos is the latest fighter to end up in the United States Anti-Doping Agency (USADA) doghouse, as the 33-year-old Brazilian was notified of a potential doping violation earlier today (Fri., Aug. 18, 2017 ...and more »

Junior dos Santos' manager releases statement declaring USADA violation was due to diuretic, not PED - MMA Fighting

The UFC announced Friday that the Brazilian was removed from the Sept. 9 card in Edmonton, Canada. Shortly thereafter, manager Ana Guedes released a statement to MMA Fighting on the situation. "We are still trying to understand the test results, so ...and more »

Junior Dos Santos notified of potential doping violation, pulled from UFC 215 -

Former UFC heavyweight champion Junior Dos Santos (18-5 MMA, 12-4 UFC) has been pulled from a planned fight with Francis Ngannou (10-1 MMA, 5-0 UFC) due to a potential doping violation. UFC officials today revealed the news after being notified by the ...and more »

Guido Canetti accepts 10-month suspension for multiple banned substances -

UFC bantamweight Guido Canetti has accepted a 10-month suspension from the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency, the UFC's official anti-doping partner, for the use of a tainted supplement. USADA today announced Canetti's suspension, which is retroactive to the ...and more »

Francis Ngannou calls out Alistair Overeem to replace Junior dos Santos at UFC 215 -

Rising UFC heavyweight title contender Francis Ngannou has drawn the short end of the stick after Junior dos Santos was pulled from their UFC 215 meeting on Sept. 9 due to a potential United States Anti-Doping Agency (USADA) violation. While Ngannou ...and more »

UFC's Junior Dos Santos after potential doping violation: 'Truth will prevail ... I would never cheat' -

After being pulled from his heavyweight showdown against Francis Ngannou at UFC 215 due to a potential doping violation, former champion Junior Dos Santos overnight said “truth will prevail.” Dos Santos (18-5 MMA, 12-4 UFC) was pulled from his fight ...and more »

Junior Dos Santos' team: USADA test result reveals non-diluted sample, low level of hydrochlorothiazide - FanSided

Junior Dos Santos' team has received an official copy of the failed USADA urine test which caused the former UFC Heavyweight Champion to be removed from UFC 215. On Friday, news of Dos Santos' potential anti-doping violation hit the newswire, much to ...and more »