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Fighters react on Twitter to Jon Jones' failed USADA drug test, removal from UFC 200

Jon Jones has failed an out-of-competition drug test, resulting in his removal from the UFC 200 main event. A stunned MMA community reacted to the news on Twitter.

The first time UFC 200 lost its main event, it was because Conor McGregor didn't want to do press conferences. Daniel Cormier vs. Jon Jones 2 replaced it at the top of the huge July 9th pay-per-view, but now that's not happening for a much much bigger reason. Jon Jones failed an out-of-competition drug test, and now Brock Lesnar vs. Mark Hunt is the new main event. You cannot make this stuff up.

A few days ago was the 1 year anniversary of the UFC-USADA partnership, and on Wednesday, July 6th, the hammer dropped on Jon Jones, on the biggest planned event in UFC history. Incredible. It's another chapter in the ongoing clusterf**k that is Jones' career, and it will be dominating the headlines through this weekend and over the next several weeks. If the B-sample is positive, we may not see Jones again in the Octagon until at least 2018.

Enough speculation. You didn't come here for that. Here's how MMA Twitter reacted to the news.

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