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Zuffa Statement on Stephan Bonnar and Dave Herman

Zuffa, LLC, owner of the Ultimate Fighting
Championship®, released a statement today regarding UFC light
heavyweight Stephan Bonnar and heavyweight Dave Herman:

Bonnar and Dave Herman tested positive for banned substances following their
bouts at UFC 153. The UFC has a strict, consistent policy against the use of any
illegal and/or performance-enhancing drugs, stimulants or masking agents. Both
fighters have admitted taking the banned substances and have orally agreed to
suspensions. Once the suspensions have been reduced to written agreements, the
results of their tests and the agreed upon suspensions will be sent to the
Association of Boxing Commissions official record-keeper so other jurisdictions
will be on notice.”