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See how the pros reacted to T.J. Dillashaw’s failed drug test and suspension

Professional fighters react to the news of T.J. Dillashaw’s failed drug test and suspension.

UFC Fight Night Cejudo v Dillashaw Photo by Sarah Stier/Getty Images

It hasn’t been the best start to the year for former two-time UFC bantamweight champion T.J. Dillashaw.

Just two months after his knockout loss to Henry Cejudo at UFC Fight Night 143, Dillashaw tested positive for performance-enhancing drugs and has been suspended for one year by the New York State Athletic Commission (NYSAC).

Dillashaw, 33, announced that he has voluntarily relinquished his bantamweight title and claims to be investigating his failed drug test. As of yet, it hasn’t been revealed what substance the former Team Alpha Male fighter tested positive for.

Dillashaw’s failed drug test came as a shock to the MMA community, and plenty of pro fighters reacted to the news on social media.

Check them out below.

While the specifics of Dillashaw’s positive test haven’t been revealed, ex-teammate turned bitter rival Cody Garbrandt accused TJ of using performance-enhancing drugs back in 2017, claiming that the Colorado-based fighter showed everyone at Team Alpha Male how to use them.

“Oh yea, the guys on everything,” Garbrandt said at the UFC 217 pre-fight press conference. “He’s on everything. You’re the one that showed everyone how to do it on Team Alpha Male. Look at him, he has nothing to say.”

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