Cape Town - Former
UFC heavyweight champion Brock Lesnar has been issued a temporary suspension by
the Nevada Athletic Commission (NAC) after a meeting held on Tuesday.
suspension stems from Lesnar's two failed UFC 200 drug tests.
39-year old tested positive for the banned substance hydroxy-clomiphene, which
is an anti-estrogen agent, in an out-of-competition drug test administered on
June 28 as well as an in-competition test taken at UFC 200.
faced and beat Mark Hunt in the night's co-main event via unanimous decision in
his first fight in over 5-years. The WWE superstar is expected to receive a
formal hearing with the NAC at a later date. If found guilty he faces a
potential two-year suspension from both USADA and the NAC as well as a
my fans that watch me in the octagon, I thank them for their support,"
Lesnar told TMZ Sports. "This has been a bumpy road. I'm gonna get through
this alright. And there will be a day, maybe, that they'll see me back in the
Lesnar (6-3) be found guilty the suspension he receives will more than likely
end his mixed martial arts career.