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Brock Lesnar In Hot Water After Potential Doping Violation Comes to Light

Brock Lesnar defeated Mark Hunt at UFC 200 on Saturday night, but now it’s coming out that the former UFC and WWE Champion is dealing with a potential doping violation.

The violation came to light in the from an out-of-competition drug test administered by USADA (United States Anti-Doping Agency) on June 28th, a week before the fight.

The UFC today released statement on the matter, which you can see in the tweet below.

The results of the test didn’t come back till July 14th, which is why the fight with Hunt went on as planned Saturday in Las Vegas.

Lesnar defeated Hunt by unanimous decision. It was his first fight in the UFC after retiring in 2011. He’s currently on tap to fight Randy Orton in the WWE’s SummerSlam in Brookyln, NY in late August.

Matt Loede has been a part of the Cleveland Sports Media for over 21 years, with experience covering Major League Baseball, National Basketball Association, the National Football League and even high school and college events. He has been a part of the Cleveland Indians coverage since the opening of Jacobs/Progressive Field in 1994, and spent two and a half years covering the team for 92.3 The Fan, and covers them daily for Associated Press Radio. You can follow Matt on Twitter HERE.

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