UFC Fighter Cung Le Suspended For HGH Use

Posted: Oct 1 2014, 1:59am CDT | by , in News | Latest Sports News

UFC Fighter Cung Le Suspended for HGH Use
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UFC middleweight fighter Cung Le gets suspended because of testing positive for Human Growth Hormone.

UFC middleweight fighter Cung Le got suspended after he tested positive for Human Growth Hormone. He got tested after the fight UFC Fight Night 48 on August 23. Apparently it takes over a month to get these doping results. The UFC officials released a statement that says that Cung Le will be suspended for 9 months.

Cung Le actually lost his fight at the Fight Night in Macao against Michael Bisping. There were already voices ahead of the test results that Cung Le looked too fit. Fans of UFC fighting are not surprised that Cung Le tested positive for HGH.

Read the full UFC statement below.

UFC middleweight Cung Le tested positive for an excess level of Human Growth Hormone in his system following his fight at UFC Fight Night in Macao, China on August 23. Due to his positive test result, Le was suspended by the UFC and notified that he violated the UFC Fighter Conduct Policy and Promotional Agreement with Zuffa, LLC. The UFC has a strict, consistent policy against the use of any illegal and/or performance-enhancing drugs, stimulants or masking agents by our athletes. Le will serve a nine-month suspension and, at its conclusion, will need to pass a drug test before competing in the UFC again.

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