UFC Issues Statement on Jake Shields

Zuffa, LLC, owner of the Ultimate Fighting Championship®, released a statement today regarding UFC middleweight Jake Shields:

“We’ve been informed by the Colorado Department of Regulatory Agencies’ Boxing Commission that Mr. Shields tested positive for a banned substance following his bout at UFC 150.  UFC has a strict, consistent policy against the use of any performance-enhancing drugs, including the requirement that all incoming athletes be tested and cleared for PEDs.  Therefore, we fully support the drug testing efforts of the Colorado Department of Regulatory Agencies’ Boxing Commission and will fully cooperate with the Commission regarding this matter.”

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UFC 187 Ultimate Media Day at the MGM Grand Hotel/Casino on May 21, 2015 in Las Vegas Nevada. (Photo by Brandon Magnus/Zuffa LLC/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
21/05/2015
Lutadores chegaram ao hotel e alguns foram direto para a academia do The Ultimate Fighter, em Las Vegas. Confira todos os bastidores para preparação para o UFC 187. - Assine o Canal Combate - http://on.ufc.com/assinecombate
21/05/2015
Brasileiro fala da expectativa para a luta contra Uriah Hall, neste sábado. "Uma vitória me coloca entre os 15 melhores da categoria". - Confira o card: http://on.ufc.com/UFC_187 - Assine o Canal Combate - http://on.ufc.com/assinecombate
21/05/2015
Dois dos melhores lutadores da atualidade se enfrentarão pelo cinturão dos médios no UFC 187, neste sábado (23). Quem leva a melhor: o invicto campeão Chris Weidman ou o nocauteador Vitor Belfort? Não perca!
21/05/2015