Adam Hunter Accepts Disqualification of Results for Violating Period of Ineligibility under the UFC Anti-Doping Program

September 26, 2018 USADA announced today that Adam Hunter, of New Brunswick, Canada, has had his results disqualified for competing while serving a period of ineligibility under the UFC® Anti-Doping Program. Hunter, 34, initially accepted a two-year period of ineligibility and loss of results in October of 2016 by USADA and the British Columbia Athletic…

UFC Athlete Fabricio Werdum Receives Sanction for Anti-Doping Policy Violation

September 11, 2018  USADA announced today that UFC® athlete Fabricio Werdum, of Redondo Beach, Calif., has tested positive for a prohibited substance and received a two-year sanction for his anti-doping policy violation. Werdum, 41, tested positive for trenbolone and its metabolite epitrenbolone following an out-of-competition urine test conducted on April 25, 2018. Trenbolone is a…

Investigation Identifies Compounding Pharmacies as Source of Tainted Supplements Behind Three Positive Tests Under the UFC Anti-Doping Policy

Portuguese Version Available Here April 23, 2018 USADA announced today that it has confirmed two compounding pharmacies in Brazil produced and sold contaminated supplements that led to the positive tests of three athletes subject to the UFC® Anti-Doping Policy. Unlike retail pharmacies and drugstores, which receive their drug inventories from commercial manufacturers, compounding pharmacies prepare…

UFC Athlete Amanda Lemos Accepts Sanction for Anti-Doping Policy Violation

March 28, 2018 USADA announced today that UFC® athlete Amanda Lemos, of Belém, Brazil, has tested positive for a prohibited substance and accepted a two-year sanction for her anti-doping policy violation. Lemos, 30, tested positive for stanozolol and its metabolite 16β-hydroxystanozolol following an out-of-competition urine test conducted on November 8, 2017. Stanozolol is a non-Specified…