702 Search Results for failed drug

Aug 23, 2015 10:17 am

UFC champ Weidman speaks out on Anderson Silva: “People don’t like liars”

Anderson Silva’s hearing with the Nevada State Athletic Commission did not go as the former middleweight champion had hoped. Silva tried his best to explain the fact that the positive test result was due to his ingestion of a tainted sexual performance pill, but the NSAC was not buying it and suspended Silva for a...

Aug 20, 2015 5:45 pm

Nick Diaz In The Gym And Looking SWOLE

UFC welterweight/middleweight Nick Diaz might not have a fight coming up, but that doesn’t mean he’s not in the gym. In fact, the guy just got done doing one of those Ironman races. Diaz is still on the sidelines and waiting for his hearing with the Nevada State Athletic Commission in regards to his failed...

Aug 18, 2015 10:27 am

Joe B. All For Punishing Cheaters… With His Fists

UFC flyweight and Team Alpha Male fighter Joseph Benavidez will take on Ali Bagautinov at UFC 192. It was expected and even at one point reported that Benavidez would be taking on Henry Cejudo. However, it seems like that fight fell through. According to Benavidez it was because Cejudo wouldn’t agree on a date. No...

Aug 17, 2015 7:11 am

Joseph Benavidez vs. Ali Bagautinov set for UFC 192

A flyweight bout between Joseph Benavidez and Ali Bagautinov is the latest addition to October’s UFC 192 event in Houston. UFC officials announced the news earlier today via the Houston Chronicle. Joseph Benavidez (22-4 MMA) will be looking to earn his fourth victory in a row when he collides with Bagautinov in Texas this fall....


Aug 16, 2015 3:15 pm

Chael Sonnen’s gives his take on Anderson Silva’s ‘silly’ defense

Anderson Silva’s hearing with the Nevada State Athletic Commission has come and gone and it was as bizarre as it could have been. Regardless of what hit Salt-N-Pepa songs played during the conference call, the verdict is in and “The Spider” is officially suspended for a calendar year from his failed drug test. Silva claimed...

Aug 13, 2015 8:22 pm

Anderson’s Defense? Watch Silva Blame Thai Sex Pill On PED Failure

Words really can’t describe how strange and at times uncomfortable Thursday’s Nevada State Athletic Commission hearing was. Former UFC middleweight champion Anderson Silva appeared, with his lawyer and manager, to present their defense to the failed drug tests from UFC 183. Silva’s excuse? He used a sexual performance drug that was given to him by...

Aug 13, 2015 2:03 pm

Anderson Silva Suspended 1 Year And Win Over Nick Diaz Overturned

Former UFC middleweight champion Anderson Silva finally had his day in ‘court’, when he appeared in front of the Nevada State Athletic Commission to deal with his failed drug tests from UFC 183. That fight happened back in January and the hearing just took place today, due to several extensions and delays. However the day...

Aug 8, 2015 12:01 am

Stockton Meets Sactown––Diaz Kicks It With Team Alpha Male

A lot of Team Alpha Male’s fighters are currently in Vegas, shooting the upcoming season of The Ultimata Fighter. Nick Diaz is currently waiting for his hearing with the NSAC regarding his failed drug test, where he tested positive for marijuana. Looks like the two recently collided! Check it out! #TeamAlfa @tjdillashaw @lancepalmer A photo...

Aug 6, 2015 9:27 am

Anderson Silva’s Confident He Will Be Cleared Of All Wrong Doing

Former UFC middleweight champion and widely considered to be one of if not the best fighter in the world, Anderson Silva, feels confident that he’s going to come away from this whole failed drug tests situation with his name cleared. Reported on UFC Tonight, Silva feels that the inconsistencies in the drug tests will ultimately...

Aug 4, 2015 9:27 am

Silva And Diaz’s NSAC Hearing Has Been Scheduled

UFC middleweights Nick Diaz and Anderson Silva will finally be stepping in front of the Nevada State Athletic Commission. NSAC’s Executive Director Bob Bennett told MMAJunkie that the hearings for Silva and Diaz’s failed drug tests from UFC 183 will take place on Aug. 13 in Las Vegas. This date finally comes after several extensions...

Aug 3, 2015 8:08 am

Ronda Rousey Blasts Cyborg: Drop the steroids and make weight

Ronda Rousey has quickly become one of the top stars in mixed martial arts today. Her thirty four second knockout of Bethe Correia at “UFC 190” on Saturday night caused diehard and casual fans of MMA to go into a frenzy, and we probably haven’t seen the best of her yet! Before Miesha Tate and...

Jul 21, 2015 1:25 am

Diego Sanchez Calls For Dream Match Between Silva And Fedor

UFC fighter Diego Sanchez has given his thoughts on Fedor Emelianenko returning and says he wants him to fight former UFC middleweight champion Anderson Silva. This would be perhaps the biggest fight the UFC could make, however there are some minor details that would have to be figured out first. Obviously, Fedor is not with...

Jul 16, 2015 12:01 am

Anderson Silva Goes Full Spiderman!

Ok ok I know I'm not normal deeper nobody is kkkkk A video posted by Anderson Silva (@spiderandersonsilva) on Jul 15, 2015 at 10:59pm PDT Former UFC champion Anderson Silva is still on the sidelines, waiting for is NSAC hearing stemming from his failed drug test. In the meantime it looks like he’s training and...

Jul 8, 2015 8:17 am

UFC Middleweight Costas Philippou Retires From MMA

Yesterday we reported that UFC middleweight Costas Philippou (13-5 MMA) had been removed from the official UFC rankings. When a fighter is removed from the rankings system it is usually a strong indication that he or she has been released from their contract, popped for a failed drug test or possibly retiring. After some brief...

Jul 6, 2015 12:43 pm

Gilbert Melendez Tests Positive for Banned Substance, Suspended for 1 Year

UFC lightweight Gilbert Melendez has failed his UFC 188 post fight drug test and as a result, has been suspended by the company for one year. Melendez was originally scheduled to face Al Iaquinta on July 15th, but the failed drug test will put a halt to the fight. UFC broke the news on Monday...

Jun 26, 2015 12:35 pm

Shlemenko Plans To Sue Commission Over 3-Year Suspension

“The participants of the tournament took five doping tests. There were only four in the laboratory. This calls into question the accuracy of the commission in this tournament. Secondly, I do not have the B sample – how do I justify myself? Third, there is a contract between the laboratory and WADA Athletic Commission, which...

Jun 16, 2015 11:14 am

Sam Alvey: ‘90% Of The UFC Roster Uses PEDs’

“Everyone takes them. I think even in today’s UFC most the guys today take them. It was an even playing field even if he was on steroids so was everyone else.” “I’m sayin 90% … Yeah, human beings don’t look like this.” “In baseball they make a lot more money so they can pay for...

Jun 16, 2015 7:07 am

WATCH! Anderson Silva Goes Commando

Today’s last game !!! #HollywoodSports A video posted by Anderson Silva (@spiderandersonsilva) on Jun 14, 2015 at 7:16pm PDT Looks like Anderson Silva is enjoying his time away from the octagon. The former UFC middleweight champion enjoyed an action packed game of paintball with a group of his friends. Silva is currently out awaiting the...

Jun 10, 2015 6:37 am

Anderson Silva’s Olympic Dreams Are Over

If you had hopes of watching former UFC champion Anderson Silva competing in 2016’s Olympic games, well, you’ll have to stick to beach volleyball. Silva came out a while ago and said publicly that he wanted to try out for and potentially compete in the upcoming olympics, in taekwondo. Now, it appears he has changed...

Jun 9, 2015 4:47 pm

Anderson Silva’s NSAC Hearing Postponed For A Third Time

So that hearing for Anderson Silva’s failed drug tests? Yeah it got postponed again. The former middleweight champion Anderson Silva was scheduled to appear in front of the Nevada State Athletic Commission in March and May to present his defense. Brazilian media site Combate reported that the Spider received a third postponement, which now puts...

Jun 3, 2015 5:50 am

UFC Announces ‘Most Comprehensive Anti-Doping Policy’ In Professional Sports

The UFC press conference just wrapped up a little while ago and boy was there was big news. The promotion just announced their new anti-doping policy and enlisted the United States Anti-Doping Agency (USADA) as it’s independent administrator. Below you will see some of the highlights of the new drug-testing policy:       UFC...

May 28, 2015 1:41 am

Throwback Thursday — UFC Champs of Yesterday

Talk about a Throwback Thursday. Check out this picture from back in 2011, showing all the (then current) UFC champions together. Oh how times have changed. Aside of Cain Velasquez and Jose Aldo, everyone else is no longer the champ. Anderson Silva is out waiting because of his failed drug tests, Jon Jones is out...

May 25, 2015 11:00 am

Lombard Talks PED Suspension: ‘It Made Me Cry, I Felt I Lost Everything’

Hector Lombard was riding a two fight winning streak walking into his last bout against Josh Burkman at UFC 182 in January. Lombard won the fight by way of unanimous decision and there were talks of him facing a top contender, but his path to gold was cut short when he was popped for steroids....

May 18, 2015 11:11 am

THE SPIDER! Anderson Silva Sparring Hard

Anderson Silva is still in the gym training hard, regardless of his impending discipline regarding his failed drug test. Silva took to Instagram to share a video of himself training hard, check it out! Galera e divino o dom que nos foi dado por Deus de poder sonhar e realizar, também foi Ele que deu...

May 3, 2015 3:11 pm

Nick Diaz Tested Three Times Night of UFC 183, Passed 2 Out Of 3

  Some interesting information regarding Nick Diaz’a failed drug test at UFC 183 has emerged. According to MMAJunkie, documentation from the test administered that night show that Diaz was tested three separate times during the day. Here’s a breakdown of the test: 7:12 p.m.(before fight)– urine test given was sent to Sports Medicine Research and...

Apr 24, 2015 2:31 pm

OPINION: ‘Mighty Mouse Doesn’t Sell A Single Ticket’

News broke that the UFC has decided to close down half of the stadium at the Bell Centre in Montreal, Canada for UFC 186, headlined by a flyweight title fight between champ, Demetrious Johnson, and Kyoji Horiguchi. Johnson has been pegged for not being a big draw before and this certainly isn’t helping that notion....