However, Lawler pulled out to take a little more time after recovering from his previous fight at UFC The bout still happened, but at a catchweight of pounds. A heavyweight fight between Dmitrii Smolyakov and promotional newcomer Adam Wieczorek was scheduled for the preliminary portion of the event.
However, the bout was removed from the card for undisclosed reasons on July 17 and is expected to be rescheduled for a future event in October. The following is the reported payout to the fighters as reported to the California State Athletic Commission. It does not include sponsor money and also does not include the UFC's traditional "fight night" bonuses. On August 22, it was announced that Jones was flagged for a potential doping violation by USADA stemming from his urine test sample that was collected after weigh-ins July He allegedly tested positive for Turinabol , an anabolic steroid.
Jones was placed on a provisional suspension as a result of the positive drug test and he is expected to be afforded a full adjudication process. That blood test does not significantly aid Jones' case, however, as blood tests do not test for Turinabol. Also on September 13, the UFC announced that Jones was stripped of the title and Cormier was being reinstated as champion. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Jones 2 The poster for UFC Originally a KO head kick and punches win for Jones; overturned after he tested positive for Turinabol.
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