Stories have circulated on previous occasions about Jose Aldo and rather suspicious circumstances regarding a USADA visit in Brazil. However, speaking on his weekly podcast, Joe Rogan has now gone into great detail to explain the lengths that the featherweight champion went to to avoid a drug test.
Although the following tale will certainly sound alarm bells in many MMA fans’ minds, it is important to note that, in the entirety of his UFC career, Jose Aldo has never failed a single drug test.
Having said that, speaking on his podcast, UFC commentator Joe Rogan has revealed an extraordinary story that involves the Brazilian taking multiple measures to avoid an official USADA test.
The incident took place before Aldo was due to take on Conor McGregor at UFC 189 and was widely reported on at the time. However, the details were rather vague with MMAFighting for example, simply reporting that ‘Jose Aldo’s team phoned the authorities and because of legal technicalities they found, his urine samples had to be destroyed.’
However, Joe Rogan has now explained the exact ins and outs of what went down in Brazil and they are simply extraordinary. Check out the incredible tale in full below;