Eventually the use of TRT was going to reach a point when UFC president Dana White would need to take a side and he’s against it, labeling its use as cheating.
“You have guys that go in there 100 percent natural with his talent and natural ability, against someone on TRT, basically someone that’s on steroids,” said White prior to UFC on FUEL TV. “I’m absolutely 100 percent against TRT and now I’m going to start fighting it 100 percent with the athletic commissions and I want nothing to do with it.”
Up until this point, White never took sides on the matter but something has caused him to change his mind and rather quickly.
White continued that if a fighter needed TRT, it means they’re too old and need to leave the sport. He concluded by placing a warning that testing was going to get stricter for those who use the controversial supplement.
Last week, Vitor Belfort joined the list of fighters who were revealed to be using TRT after his second round win over top middleweight contender Michael