Marcos Rogerio de Lima Flagged for Potential Anti-Doping Violation, Out of UFC Rotterdam
Light heavyweight Marcos Rogerio de Lima has been removed from the Sept. 2 UFC Fight Night card in Rotterdam, Netherlands after being flagged for a potential anti-doping violation.
“The UFC organization was notified today that the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency (USADA) has informed Marcos Rogerio de Lima of a potential Anti-Doping Policy violation stemming from an out-of-competition sample collected on August 1, 2017,” the statement read.
USADA has provisionally suspended Rogerio de Lima based on the potential anti-doping violation.
Given the provisional suspension and the proximity of the Rotterdam event, Rogerio de Lima has been removed from the card and UFC is currently seeking a replacement.”