Conor McGregor given drug-test reassurance ahead of UFC return
16th March 2023

Usada said that such an exemption may be made in instances that are “manifestly unfair” to athletes, but the agency insisted: “Our position, which we have made clear, is that Conor should be in the testing pool for the full six-month period.”

McGregor, who has not fought since suffering a broken leg in a loss to Dustin Poirier in July 2021, said on The MMA Hour on Wednesday: “The six months thing… What they had said was ‘two clean tests’ and off I go.”

It is unclear whether the ‘they’ to whom McGregor was referring was the UFC or Usada, but the latter’s statement read: “We do not currently have a meeting set with Conor and, as of today, we have not received notice of his coming out of retirement to compete.”

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