PFL Season 2 finalist Daniel Pineda has returned to the UFC six years after he was launched by the promotion.
Pineda, 34, lately accomplished a six-month suspension he obtained for hostile drug take a look at that scratched him from the finals of PFL’s Season 2 featherweight match. The Nevada Athletic Fee discovered he had an elevated testosterone-to-epitestosterone (T/E) ratio and overturned his quarterfinal and semifinal wins to no-contests. He denied wrongdoing.
A number of individuals with data of the signing confirmed the information to MMA Preventing. MMA Junkie was the primary to report the information. Pineda’s return opponent has not been confirmed but.
Pineda fought seven instances within the octagon from 2012 to 2014. He earned an general file of 3-Four within the promotion and was launched afterward.
On the regional circuit, he racked up an 8-2 file earlier than stepping in on brief discover to serve within the PFL’s featherweight match. He delivered spectacular finishes of Movlid Khaibulaev and Jeremy Kennedy earlier than his drug testing points.