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…

UFC Athlete Ion Cutelaba Accepts Sanction for Anti-Doping Policy Violation

March 8, 2018 USADA announced today that UFC® athlete Ion Cutelaba, of Chișinău, Moldova, has accepted a six-month sanction after declaring the use of an alternative therapeutic treatment that is prohibited under certain routes of administration. Cutelaba, 24, declared the use of ozone therapy on his doping control paperwork during out-of-competition tests conducted on October…

UFC Athlete Cynthia Calvillo Accepts Sanction for Anti-Doping Policy Violation

March 7, 2018 USADA announced today that UFC® athlete Cynthia Calvillo, of Sacramento, Calif., has accepted a six-month sanction for her anti-doping policy violation. Calvillo, 30, tested positive for Carboxy-THC, the pharmacologically-active metabolite of marijuana and/or hashish, above the decision limit of 180 ng/mL, stemming from an in-competition sample collected on December 30, 2017, at…

UFC Athletes Ruslan Magomedov and Zubaira Tukhugov Accept Sanctions for Anti-Doping Policy Violations

February 15, 2018 USADA announced today that UFC® athletes Ruslan Magomedov and Zubaira Tukhugov, of Moscow, Russia, have both tested positive for a prohibited substance and each accepted a two-year sanction for their anti-doping policy violations. Magomedov, 31, and Tukhugov, 27, both tested positive for ostarine following out-of-competition urine tests conducted on September 7, 2016.…

UFC Athlete Jim Wallhead Accepts Sanction for Anti-Doping Policy Violation

February 6, 2018 USADA announced today that UFC® athlete Jim Wallhead, of Loughborough, United Kingdom, accepted a nine-month sanction after testing positive for a prohibited substance from a contaminated supplement. Wallhead, 33, tested positive for ostarine and its metabolite following an out-of-competition test conducted on October 7, 2017. Ostarine is a non-Specified Substance in the…

UFC Athlete James Mulheron Accepts Sanction for Anti-Doping Policy Violation

January 30, 2018 USADA announced today that UFC® athlete, James Mulheron, of South Shields, United Kingdom, has tested positive for a prohibited substance and accepted the standard one-year sanction for his anti-doping policy violation. Mulheron, 29, tested positive for clomiphene and its metabolite, hydroxyclomiphene, following an out-of-competition urine test conducted on November 10, 2017. Clomiphene…