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Cris 'Cyborg' tells Dana White to stop accusing her of steroid use

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According to a Feb. 16 report from Combate, Cris "Cyborg" Santos told UFC President Dana White to stop accusing her of steroid use.

"Nobody has the right to accuse you without evidence," Santos said. "I have explained many times that the doping episode was an error during the weight loss for that fight, and it is our mistakes that we evolved. Just because we are not perfect, we have no right to judge anyone. Two years have passed since then, I have performed suspension, I resumed my career, I returned to be with the help of champion Tito Ortiz and George Prajin, who extended my hand when everyone else turned away from me.

"And, finally, fought three times since, and was tested in two of the last three fights. Can test me today, tomorrow or whenever they want. I'm with a clear conscience. I cannot be judged for the rest of my life for a mistake I made two years ago. I do not want to remember my whole career by the only mistake I made."

Santos seemed to be extremely annoyed about White's recent comments about her past steroid use. White even took it so far as to say Santos bears an uncanny resemblance to Wanderlei Silva, due to steroid use.

“She’s done so many drugs her head is this big,” White said of Santos. “Does anyone really think she fights clean?”

White recently unloaded on a group of reporters who had badgered him about the promotion's drug-testing policies.

"Give me one [expletive] name right now, I'll get them on the phone, and somebody will drive to their [expletive] house today and will test them," White said. "Say it. Say it."

After pausing for a second to silence, he continued.

"Then don't ever [expletive] say it to me again," White exclaimed. "You guys like to play these [expletive] games. Let's do it. I'm ready. I'm down. Let's do this right now. Give me one name. Give me 10 names. Give me all the names you want; I'll test all these [expletives] right now."

White also opened up about why Ronda Rousey vs Santos isn't in the works for the near future.

"She's not a 135-pounder and said she'll die [if she tries to make it]," White said. "The problem with the whole Cyborg thing, the way it was played out, first of all, we can all sit here and say she couldn't have hired a bigger [expletive] idiot to be her manager. OK? That's first of all. Mistake No. 1. She made a lot of mistakes in her career that we all know about, but after we came in and bought Strikeforce, that was mistake No. 1.

"Tito has done more [expletive] to damage his career, his image and his [expletive] life than any fighter I've ever met, and that's her manager. They come out in this press conference and say, 'She will die. She will die if she goes to 135. … So I'm going to go before an athletic commission and say I want to make the fight between Ronda Rousey and [expletive] Cyborg Santos at 135 pounds? She's on record saying she'll die. What if she [expletive] dies?"


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