BJPENN COM

MMA News

Wednesday, 12/21/2011, 03:45 am

Comments

MMA NEWS – "Strikeforce: Melendez vs. Masvidal" Fighters Test Clean For Drugs Of Abuse


The California State Athletic Commission recently releases the findings from their “Strikeforce: Melendez vs. Masvidal” testing for substances of abuse and performance enhancing drugs.

All fighters tested passed.

“Strikeforce: Melendez vs. Masvidal” took place this past Saturday from the Valley View Casino Center in San Diego, California. In the main event of the evening, lightweight champion, Gilbert Melendez successfully defended his title against number one contender Jorge Masvidal.

Gilbert Melendez, Jorge Masvidal, Cris “Cyborg” Santos, Hiroko Yamanaka, Gegard Mousasi, Ovince St. Preux, Devin Cole, and Gabriel Salinas were the fighters selected at random for narcotics testing and they all tested negative for drugs of abuse.

Melendez, Masvidal, Santos, Yamanaka, Mousasi, and St. Preux were the fighters selected at random for testing of Performance Enhancing Drugs (PED’s), however results for these tests will not be available for approximately 14 days.

Click here for the latest STRIKEFORCE coverage provided by BJPENN.COM

comments

One Comment to MMA NEWS – "Strikeforce: Melendez vs. Masvidal" Fighters Test Clean For Drugs Of Abuse

  1. A.James says:

    Cyborg should’ve been selected at “random”. That’s for sure.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

You may use these HTML tags and attributes: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <strike> <strong>