Louis Gaudinot Fails Post-Fight Drug Test, Receives Six-Month Suspension from March 8 Bout

Phil Harris vs Louis GaudinotLouis Gaudinot failed his post-fight drug test from his March 8 UFC Fight Night bout, and has received a six-month suspension by the UFC, an official told MMAWeekly.com on Friday.

Following his win over Phil Harris in the March fight, Gaudinot tested positive for a diuretic, hydrochloricthiazide. An initial report by YourMMA.tv said the fighter was suspended nine months, but the UFC official confirmed to MMAWeekly.com that the suspension is six months retroactive to the date of the fight.

The positive test changes the result in the Gaudinot-Harris fight to a no-contest, which Harris subsequently confirmed in a statement via Twitter. Gaudinot originally won the contest by submission.

Guadinot’s professional MMA record is now 6-3, 1 NC, while Harris’ now reflects as 22-11, 2 NC.

(Follow @Erik_Fontanez on Twitter)

Follow MMAWeekly.com on FacebookTwitter and Instagram.