The Colorado Department of Regulatory Agencies' Boxing Commission has issued UFC fighter Jake Shields a six-month suspension for using a prohibited substance prior to his fight at UFC 150, the fighter today announced.
Shields' reps at Authentic Sports Management emailed MMAjunkie.com (www.mmajunkie.com
) a prepared statement from the fighter.
In it, Shields acknowledges to using a banned substance
and accepting the commission's half-year suspension.