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Kevin Lee Released by the UFC after 18 appearances in a Las Vegas-based promotion.

MMA Fighting.com First reported Lee’s departure. “Motown Phenom” lost four of his last five Octagon appearances. This is Daniel Rodriguez On a recent outing at the UFC at ESPN 30 on August 28th. His only victory during that stretch was Gregor Gillespie At UFC 244 in November 2019.

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Six months by the Nevada Athletic Commission after being tested positive for Adderall, which he said was used to treat adult ADHD, in connection with the fight against Rodriguez.Lee
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Due to his failed test on social media, he also revealed the fight against alcohol and substance abuse. He is eligible to return to active competition on February 28, 2022.

Once, Lee was one of UFC’s top lightweight talents, winning nine out of ten games from July 2014 to June 2017. Tony Ferguson For provisional 155 pound belts. Lee fell to Ferguson after submitting a third round at UFC 216, the beginning of a tailspin that lost five of his seven Octagon appearances before the release.


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UFC Releases Former Interim Lightweight Title Challenger Kevin Lee

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