Paulo Miyao Admits To Failed USADA Test, Issues Statement


May 5, 2017

 Thursday night the 2016 Brazilian jiu jitsuLight-Featherweight black belt World Champion Paulo Miyao took to instagram to address rumors about his USADA test failure. His full statement reads:

"I would like to apologize to all who accompany me and support me, as many know I ended up failing in the USADA anti-doping test made during the 2016 World Championship, I take full responsibility, without excuses. I am sorry to my training partners and my teachers and secondly, for my opponents with whom I fought in this Worlds. My punishment will be two years. My heartfelt apologies to everyone. "Living in the past paralyzes the present and ruins the future""