559 Search Results for failed drug

Sep 15, 2015 11:13 am

UFC President Dana White Reacts To Nick Diaz’s Five Year Suspension

We have yet to hear a comment from the UFC regarding Monday’s NSAC hearing, where Nick Diaz was suspended for five years and fined $165,000 for his failed drug test. We’ve already heard from just about every fighter out there, with social media blowing up with #FreeNickDiaz shortly after the news came out. There’s no...

Sep 15, 2015 9:57 am

Nick Diaz’s Legal Team Aren’t Finished, Plan To Fight 5 Year Suspension

Nick Diaz was handed a highly controversial suspension by the Nevada State Athletic Commission on Monday. They gave him a five year suspension and fined him $165,000 for his failed drug test from UFC 183. Anderson Silva, who was Diaz’s opponent for UFC 183, also failed his drug tests, except his tested positive for steroids....

Sep 15, 2015 8:42 am

Cole Miller Responds To Nick Diaz Suspension –– Suggests Nevada Boycott

The MMA world caught fire on Monday when news of Nick Diaz’s five year suspension began to spread. The Nevada State Athletic commission handed down a highly controversial ruling, suspending Diaz for 5 years and fining him $165,000 for his failed drug test from UFC 183. He tested positive for marijuana, but his legal time...

Sep 15, 2015 6:55 am

Official White House Petition Filed For Nick Diaz

The MMA world exploded on Monday when the Nevada State Athletic Commission decided to suspend UFC fighter and former Strikeforce champion Nick Diaz for five years and fined him $165,000 for a failed drug test from UFC 183, which was positive for marijuana. His legal team presented a very sound case, showing inconsistencies in the...

Sep 15, 2015 6:38 am

WATCH! The NSAC Badger Nick Diaz With Questions

On Monday, UFC fighter Nick Diaz appeared before the Nevada State Athletic Commission. He left that hearing suspended for five years and fined $165,000, stemming from his failed drug test at UFC 183. That failed drug test was for marijuana. Anderson Silva, his opponent that night, also failed his tests, except his tested positive for...

Sep 14, 2015 2:41 pm

Nick Diaz suspended 5 years by NSAC for marijuana use at UFC 183

Nick Diaz’s punishment for testing positive for marijuana on one of his UFC 183 post-fight drug tests has been decided and the Nevada State Athletic Commission did not hold back. The meeting was held on Monday afternoon and the NSAC has decided to suspend the former Strikeforce champion for five years from his failed drug...

Sep 11, 2015 12:07 am

WATCH! The Elusive Anderson Silva

Former UFC middleweight champion Anderson Silva is currently serving the rest of his suspension, stemming from his failed drug tests back at UFC 183, when he fought Nick Diaz. He’ll be out a little while longer and it looks like he might be getting a little antsy, or crazy. Silva is a very eccentric guy...

Sep 8, 2015 10:23 am

Shots Fired! Hector Lombard Slams Hendricks, Condit And Cote

  UFC welterweight Hector Lombard is still on the sidelines because of a failed drug test. Even though he’s been out of action that hasn’t stopped him from doing tons of interviews, calling out fighters on social media and trying to keep his name in the game. Lombard went on Submission Radio, again, and talked...

Sep 8, 2015 6:08 am

Lombard Claims: ‘I Was Stupid About Head Trauma’

  UFC welterweight Hector Lombard isn’t competing in the UFC right now, due to a one year suspension due to a failed drug test. Lombard has still been active in the sport, doing plenty of interviews. In a recent interview with Submission Radio, the welterweight talked extensively about head trauma, in particularly his own experience...

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...