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Cung Le Talks VADA and Random Drug Tests in MMA

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It was recently revealed via Twitter that former UFC champion B.J. Penn had been approached by VADA (Volunteer Anti-Doping Agency) about submitting to drug testing along with his opponent Rory MacDonald ahead of UFC 152.

Penn has long been a very outspoken advocate against the use of performance enhancing drugs, and volunteered when asked by VADA to submit to the testing.

A few moments later, MacDonald responded to Penn’s request and accepted as well.

While Penn and MacDonald’s enthusiasm around the drug tests should be commended, they weren’t the first people in the UFC to be approached by VADA.

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Post #1   6/30/12 5:56:33PM   

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Post #2   6/30/12 7:34:41PM