Updates On USADA Rulings & Suspensions On UFC 200 Doping Charges Against UFC & WWE Superstar Brock Lesnar & UFC Fighter Jon “Bones” Jones

Following the explosive Summer 2016 doping charges involving two of the most recognizable and profitable Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) fighters in the world comes the outcome of the forma; investigations into those charges.

On January 4, 2017, the United States Anti-Doping Agency (USADA) issued its final ruling concerning Brock Lesnar testing positive for a banned substance around the time of UFC 200. Brock Lesnar was suspended from in-ring competition retroactive to July 2016 in the UFC / MMA over the confirmed finding. The full USADA ruling is here. Brock Lesnar’s win over Mark Hunt has been changed to a no-contest.

On November 7, 2016, the USADA issued its final ruling and sactions concerning Jon “Bones” Jones testing positive for a banned substance before UFC 200 causing his match to be cancelled. The investigation found that the use of a banned substance was unintentional, but reckless on Jones’ part. The full USADA ruling is here. Jon Jones was stripped of his UFC Light Heavyweight Championship due to the ruling.

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