Lyman Good Pulled from UFC 205 Fight Card

October 24, 2016

The UFC announced on Monday evening that welterweight Lyman Good was informed of a potential anti-doping violation stemming from a recent out-of-competition test.

As a result of the test, which according to officials was collected on Oct. 14, Good was removed from his scheduled bout with Belal Muhammad at UFC 205 and provisionally suspended.

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Lyman Good“USADA, the independent administrator of the UFC Anti-Doping Policy, will handle the results management and appropriate adjudication of this case,” read the UFC’s statement. “It is important to note that, under the UFC Anti-Doping Policy, there is a full fair legal review process that is afforded to all athletes before any sanctions are imposed.  Consistent with all previous potential anti-doping violations, additional information or UFC statements will be provided at the appropriate time as the process moves forward.”

Good has made one appearance in the UFC, winning via second-round knockout at a UFC Fight Night event in July 2015. The fighter is also a former Bellator welterweight champion.

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