Female EliteXC fighter Carina Damm tests positive
Brazilian female fighter
The suspension stems from a drug test following her April 3 bout for Fatal Femmes Fighting in Los Angeles where she submitted
Damm recently signed with EliteXC and was reportedly set to face
Damm received a 12-month suspension from California, which is retroactive beginning at the conclusion of the bout on April 3, 2008 and runs through April 2, 2009. She has also been fined $2,500.
Douglas relayed that the "testing was conducted on the sample at Quest Diagnostics and at Laboratoire de controle du dopage in Laval (Quebec), Canada (a WADA certified facility). The nanogram count was reported at 37.9 ng/mL, which exceeds the threshold of 2 ng/mL."