UFC Athlete, Hunter, Accepts Sanction for Anti-Doping Policy Violation

October 28, 2016 USADA and the British Columbia Athletic Commission (BCAC) announced today that UFC® athlete Adam Hunter, of New Brunswick, Canada, has received a two-year sanction for an anti-doping policy violation after testing positive for multiple prohibited substances. Hunter, 32, tested positive for tamoxifen metabolite, boldenone metabolites, methandienone metabolites, drostanolone metabolite, and clenbuterol following…

UFC Athlete, Edilov, Accepts Sanction for Anti-Doping Policy Violation

October 20, 2016 USADA announced today that UFC® athlete, Abdul-Kerim Edilov, of the Chechen Republic, Russia, has accepted a 15-month sanction for an anti-doping policy violation after testing positive for a prohibited substance. Edilov, 24, tested positive for meldonium following an out-of-competition urine test conducted on January 7, 2016. Meldonium is a non-specified substance that…

UFC Athlete, Abreu, Receives Sanction for Anti-Doping Policy Violation

July 29, 2016 USADA announced today that UFC athlete Ricardo Abreu, of Albuquerque, N.M., has received a two-year sanction for an anti-doping policy violation after testing positive for a prohibited substance. Abreu, 32, tested positive for 19-norandrosterone (19-NA) above the decision limit of 3 ng/mL and 19-noretiocholanolone following an out-of-competition urine test conducted on June…

UFC Athlete, Mendes, Receives Sanction for Anti-Doping Policy Violation

July 20, 2016 USADA announced today that UFC athlete Chad Mendes, of Sacramento, Calif., has received a two-year sanction for an anti-doping policy violation after testing positive for a prohibited substance. Mendes, 31, tested positive for GHRP-6 (Growth Hormone-Releasing Hexapeptide) following an out-of-competition urine test conducted on May 17, 2016. GHRP-6 is a prohibited substance…