Amanda Ribas handed major USADA suspension before ever making UFC debut

Amanda Ribas’ UFC career has been dealt a serious blow before it even started.

The strawweight fighter was scheduled to make her promotional debut opposite Julianna Lima last summer. Unfortunately,…

In the end, USADA dropped the hammer on Ribas, slapping her with a two-year ban, retroactive to June 7. This means she won’t be able to fight again until June 7, 2019.