Jessica Eye receives 'probationary suspension' after positive drug test, still planning to fight at UFC 170

Andrew Richardson-USA TODAY Spor

Jessica Eye because the UFC's first female fighter to fail a drug test, but will still be able to fight at UFC 170 due to strange Texas rules.

UFC women's bantamweight Jessica Eye has become the first WMMA fighter in the UFC to fail a drug test. Bleacher Report's Jeremy Botter broke the news on Twitter earlier and followed up with details in an article.

Eye is hit for a $1875 fine for the drug test failure -- the banned substance has not been released -- the bout result is now a no-contest and she will serve a one year "probationary" suspension. This means that Eye will be able to fight at UFC 170 against Alexis Davis as scheduled, something Eye made sure people understood on Twitter:

Mike Chiapetta clarified a little about how a suspension can not be a suspension -- the most Texas commission thing ever -- here:

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