Fabricio Werdum charged with assault in Australia

UFC releases statement regarding Fabricio Werdum

Former UFC heavyweight champion Fabricio Werdum is the latest fighter employed by the organization to have been flagged by the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency (USADA).

UFC statement on Fabricio Werdum below:

The UFC organization was notified today that the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency (USADA) has informed Fabricio Werdum of a potential Anti-Doping Policy violation stemming from an out-of-competition sample collected on April 25, 2018.

USADA, the independent administrator of the UFC Anti-Doping Policy, will handle the results management and appropriate adjudication of this case involving Werdum. Under the UFC Anti-Doping Policy, there is a full and fair legal process that is afforded to all athletes before any sanctions are imposed. Additional information will be provided at the appropriate time as the process moves forward.