UFC President Dana White has shared his response to Jon Jones new admission that he had earlier hid from NSAC officials in 2016.
4 a long time in the past, studies surfaced that ‘Bones‘ had concealed underneath the Octagon at his training heart of JacksonWink, this to keep away from receiving a drug check from USADA officers who randomly confirmed up at the gym.
While Jon Jones had by no means beforehand admitted to these stories, which initially circulated through his former opponent Chael Sonnen, he did get rid of some light on incident in a response to bitter rival Israel Adesanya previous week.
‘Stylebender’ experienced taken to Twitter where by he directed the subsequent insults in the way of ‘Bones’.
I napped underneath the cage in 2010 cuz I didn’t wanna waste gas going home so I stayed at the health club until night teaching.
jonathan stayed under the cage to cover from USADA throughout a random drug take a look at. This is information 📠📠📠
Y’all need to have forgot.
— Israel Adesanya (@stylebender) October 9, 2020
“Well you sleep less than the cage so… Get in your tighty nighty and go to beneath the cage like the unpleasant putrid troll you are. Enjoyable Info! I napped under the cage in 2010 cuz I did not wanna waste gasoline heading house so I stayed at the fitness center until evening training. Jonathan stayed under the cage to hide from USADA for the duration of a random drug take a look at. This is fact. Y’all have to have forgot.”
It did not choose lengthy for Israel Adesanya to get a reaction from Jon Jones, and when he did ‘Bones’ exposed a very long stored top secret, considerably to the dismay of Dana White.
Brother make clear your titty 🥴 I was hiding from Nevada condition Athletic Commission, not USADA and that was years in the past.. I had just smoked a blunt and was afraid I would are unsuccessful my exam for weed 🤷🏾♂️ that is the actual fact 😁Now absolutely everyone appreciates anyone
— BONY (@JonnyBones) Oct 9, 2020
“Brother make clear your titty. I was hiding from Nevada condition Athletic Fee, not USADA and that was years ago.. I had just smoked a blunt and was worried I would are unsuccessful my examination for weed which is the genuine reality Now absolutely everyone is familiar with.”
Throughout today’s UFC Combat Island 6 pre-struggle press convention, Dana White was questioned about Jones’ modern admission. Listed here is what the UFC boss had to say (via MMAMania):
“They really do not test for marijuana. If what he was worried about was cannabis, they don’t check for cannabis in the pre-screening. If it was inside the battle window, he would have been in this article and gotten tested anyway.”
Dana White continued:
“I never know everything about that. But, except if you are in opposition, they’re not testing for cannabis anyway.”
Jon Jones (26-1 MMA) has not competed inside the cage due to the fact scoring a unanimous decision victory more than Dominick Reyes at UFC 247 this earlier February. It is anticipated that the longtime 205lbs winner will make his heavyweight debut in early 2021.
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This report first appeared on BJPENN.com on October 17, 2020