On tuesday, Zuffa  announced that Cung Le failed a post-fight drug test before facing Michael Bisping on Aug. 23.

The 42- year old is now suspended for 9 months and in addiction he should pass a drug test at the end of his suspension.

“UFC middleweight Cung Le tested positive for an excess level of Human Growth Hormone in his system following his fight at UFC Fight Night in Macao, China on August 23,” the statement reads. “Due to his positive test result, Le was suspended by the UFC and notified that he violated the UFC Fighter Conduct Policy and Promotional Agreement with Zuffa, LLC. The UFC has a strict, consistent policy against the use of any illegal and/or performance-enhancing drugs, stimulants or masking agents by our athletes.”