Jessica Penne receives 18-month suspension from USADA

Former strawweight title challenger and former Invicta FC atomweight champion, Jessica Penne (12-5), has received an 18 month suspension by USADA for a positive drug test result from a March 20, 2017, out-of-competition drug test. 

Penne last fought April 22, 2017, suffering a controversial split-decision loss to Danielle Taylor, marking Penne’s third consecutive defeat.

The 34-year-old Alliance MMA product tested positive for anabolic “unspecified steroid.”

Click here, to checkout USADA’s official statement and explanation of Penne’s suspension.


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  1. Darn this will hurt her
    she is 34, no chance for a title shot (got blown off the map by Joanna J). Will be 36 or near it when suspension ends. Hmm =-/

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