A few months ago, it was discovered that Brock Lesnar had failed a pair of drug tests prior to his win over Mark Hunt at UFC 200. However, the punishment had yet to be handed out by the Nevada Athletic Commission. According to Wrestling Inc., Lesnar’s suspension was on Thursday afternoon.
Brock Lesnar has been suspended for one year for his two failed drug tests related to his UFC 200 win over Mark Hunt earlier this year, according to MMAFighting.com. The punishment was handed down today by the Nevada Athletic Commission. Lesnar will be able to return to MMA in 2017.
Lesnar also agreed to pay a $250,000 fine as part of a settlement with the Nevada attorney general’s office. Lesnar’s win over Hunt will be overturned into a No Contest.