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Thursday, 03/21/2013, 03:38 pm

Lavar Johnson Cut From The UFC For Failed Drug Test | UFC NEWS

Lavar Johnson, failed a drug test following UFC 157 bout opposite Brendan Schaub which ended in a unanimous decision loss. An elevated testestosterone-to-epitestosterone (T/E) ratio of 6.6-to-1 triggered a carbon isotope ratio (CIR) test that confirmed Johnson had testosterone in his system that “was consistent with the administration of a steroid.”

A rep for American Kickboxing Academy – where Johnson trains out of. said the fighter may seek an exemption for the treatment. Johnson, however failed to disclose TRT on a pre-fight medical questionnaire. Johnson’s recent conversation with the California State Athletic Commission which oversaw the Feb. 23 pay-per-view event at Honda Center in Anaheim, Ca admitted he was undergoing testosterone replacement therapy  and suspended him.


4 Responses to “Lavar Johnson Cut From The UFC For Failed Drug Test | UFC NEWS”

  1. KIDD433 says:

    Man that sucks.Lavar is fun to watch too.He F’d up big time

  2. Mayor of Deviance says:

    Hmm.. higher than normal testosterone levels from TRT. I guess this is what Dana was talking about when he said some fighters abuse it like it were legal roids.

  3. wow really ? says:

    chael,reem,vitor the list goes on but he get cut after getting busted the first time…vitor has gotten caught almost every fight but one.UFC please get this right cause there are alot of guys who have been busted 5 or more times and are still there

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