Dr. Marcio Tannure Responds To Antonio Silva’s ‘Inaccurate Statements’ Toward Failed Drug Test

Dr. Marcio Tannure, the medical director for Brazil’s Comissao Atletica Brasileira de MMA, who was treating Antonio Silva prior to his UFC fight night 33 face off against Mark Hunt, is speaking out about the accusations made about him by Silva.

Heres what he had to say regarding the matter:

“To be clear, I am not, nor have I ever been, Antonio Silva’s medical doctor, Antonio ‘Bigfoot’ Silva has made some inaccurate statements in the media recently concerning the circumstances leading up to his positive test for an elevated testosterone ratio. I am releasing this statement to clarify the facts related to my limited involvement leading up to his fight with Mark Hunt.”

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