Social media is in shock after both Anderson Silva and Nick Diaz failed drug tests related to UFC 183. Social media users took to Twitter to have their say about the MMA fighters.
Both Anderson Silva and Nick Diaz failed the UFC 183 drug test as reported by ESPN; Diaz failed the post-fight exam after marijuana was found in his system. The allowable limit is 150 ng/ML and Diaz was over this.
Silva failed a pre-fight exam back in Jan. 9 after being tested positive for Androstane metabolites and Drostanolone. It was the UFC who decided to break the news yesterday. The UFC organization was notified by the Nevada State Athletic Commission that Silva failed a drug test.
Silva Anderson defeated Nick Diaz after have just over a year layoff; he won by a unanimous decision at UFC 183 at the MGM Grand Garden Arena. The fight was not cancelled because the prefight tests were not obtainable until Tuesday.
This has come as a personal shock because Anderson Silva is an ambassador to the sport, one Twitter user said. Another said, “How could an amazing champion be so stupid?” You have only got to search #AndersonSilva and #NickDiaz to see all the tweets from shocked fans.
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