UFC star Jon Jones fails drug test

Jon Jones
23 Aug, 2017 by Mike Lynch

Reports are emerging that UFC star Jon Jones has tested positive for steroids.

The test was in relation to his recent UFC 214 bout in late July.

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TMZ reported that Jones tested positive for the steroid turinabol, which carries a two-year suspension from USADA for first-time offenders and longer for multiple-time offenders.

Jon Jones Light heavyweight title no more

Jones will be stripped of his light heavyweight title as a result of the failed test.

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It is the second time Jones has had issues with performance enhancing drugs. He had a similar incident last year when he tested positive ahead of his UFC 200 bout. He served a one year USADA ban as a result.

by Michael T. Lynch – contributor

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