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USADA

United States Anti-Doping Agency.
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Taking to social media the Shelthorpe fighter who had his first UFC bout nearly two years ago said: "I am happpy to announce that the product I used in my last camp is the reason for my failed USADA drug test.
We are now working with USADA to examine all my current off-the-shelf supplements, purchased from reputable national retailers.
WWE did not suspend Lesnar for his failed USADA drug tests.
A USADA spokesperson said in a statement: "We stand by the facts both in the reasoned decision and in the 60 Minutes interview.
The International Cycling Union (UCI) ratified the sanctions imposed by USADA, who concluded Armstrong and his United States Postal Service team ran "the most sophisticated, professionalised and successful doping programme that sport has ever seen".
Armstrong refused to co-operate with USADA, who earlier this month published a 1,000-page report which concluded the Texan and his United States Postal Service team had run "the most sophisticated, professionalised and successful doping programme that sport has ever seen".
The USADA report was the final straw," he added later at a news conference televised live in the Netherlands.
The cyclist, named by USADA as being a central figure in a major doping scheme by the US Postal team, had told a court in Dallas under oath in 2005 he had never taken banned drugs.
Armstrong, who recovered from cancer to dominate professional cycling, has been stripped of his seven Tour de France titles - although his lawyers have described the USADA report as "a farce".
What remained of the Texan cyclist's reputation lay in tatters last night after USADA released their 'reasoned decision' behind their decision to strip him of his seven Tour de France titles and hand him a lifetime ban.
USADA yesterday released the reasons behind their decision to strip the Texan cyclist of his seven titles and hand him a lifetime ban.
USADA said it was sending the report, which was more than 1,000 pages long and contained the sworn testimony of 26 people, including 15 riders, to the International Cycling Union (UCI), the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) and the World Triathlon Corporation (WTC), before making it available on its website.