1361 Search Results for drug test

Mar 5, 2012 1:27 pm

“Strikeforce: Tate vs. Rousey” Drug Test Results

Five “Strikeforce: Tate vs. Rousey” competitors underwent mandatory drug testing by the Ohio State Athletic Commission. Today the commission released the results. “Strikeforce: Tate vs. Rousey” took place this past Saturday from Columbus, Ohio’s Nationwide Arena. In the main event the female bantamweight title changed hands when Ronda Rousey submitted

Feb 13, 2012 2:34 pm

Cesar Gracie Disappointed, Nick Diaz Shocked At Failed Drug Test

“I was very disappointed. Everyone knows he smokes marijuana medicinally in California. He has a legal right to do it in this state. He was surprised he tested positive. He does the same ritual every fight for the last five years. He stops it in time and he cleanses his system, works out like crazy,...

Feb 10, 2012 4:19 pm

UFC Boss Confirms Diaz Won't Get Cut For Failed Drug Test

“[Diaz] will be back. Really like the kid just needs to get it together. I’m a sap for real fighters.” UFC co-owner Lorenzo Fertitta took to twitter yesterday to field fan questions. During his time in the session he told the people participating that he does intend to let Nick Diaz stay in the UFC...

Feb 10, 2012 8:28 am

UFC President Dana White Issues Statement On Nick Diaz Positive Drug Test

Dana White, President of the Ultimate Fighting Championship organization, has issued the following statement on the Nevada State Athletic Commission’s report on UFC 143 interim welterweight championship contender Nick Diaz. “I am beyond disappointed that he tested positive for marijuana,” said White. “It is now in the hands of the Nevada State Athletic Commission.” If...

Dec 27, 2011 4:03 pm

UFC NEWS – Overeem Adheres To NSAC Requirement: Undergoes Second Pre-Fight Drug Test

UFC 141 main event competitor, Alistair Overeem has adhered to his conditional license requirements handed down by the Nevada State Athletic Commission (NSAC) and submitted a second urine sample yesterday afternoon in Las Vegas. The results of the test will not be readily available until after his fight this Friday with Brock Lesnar, and he...

Dec 27, 2011 5:30 am

UFC NEWS – Nothing to Hide: Voluntary Drug Tests to Clean Up the Sport?

Margaret Goodman, founder of The Voluntary Anti-Doping Association (VADA), recently created a program for boxing and MMA that allows fighters to sign up for unannounced drug testing by the organization. Test results would be forwarded to state commissions whom would review and penalize fighters for extraneous substance violations. The former ringside doctor for the Nevada...

Aug 7, 2015 4:15 am

Demetrious Johnson Randomly Tested For Drugs

UFC flyweight champion Demetrious Johnson, or ‘Mighty Mouse’, recently took to twitter to let fans know that he was randomly drug tested ahead of his bout with John Dodson A lot of fighters have been doing this more often, announcing when a tester shows up for a random pee sample. At least we can see...

May 28, 2015 6:20 pm

Headliners Untested — UFC Skips Drug Screenings For Condit, Alves

Reports have come out from both Carlos Condit and his opponent Thiago Alves saying that they have not been drug tested prior to their fight this Saturday in Brazil. According to MMAJunkie, both fighters confirmed the reports and the Comissao Atletica Brasileira de MMA or CABMMA, also say they have not done any drug test...

Apr 9, 2015 1:35 pm

HENDO! Dan Opens Up On PED Testing, Not A Fan Of Jon Jones’ Drug Use

Dan Henderson on the new drug testing policy in the UFC, how fighters got tested in Pride & how the UFC handled Jon Jones’s positive test for cocaine before UFC 182. Urijah Faber Drops by BJPENN.COM’s “Stud Show Radio” to talk about a fight with McGregor, rematch with Aldo and MORE! WATCH!

Mar 2, 2015 6:31 am

White Hasn’t Talked With GSP Since Unveiling New Drug-Testing Plans

Georges St. Pierre has always been very vocal about his stance regarding PEDs in the sport, and his dislike for them. St. Pierre even went as far as to cite the sports rampant PED problem as a reason for his indefinite retirement from the sport. With the recent string of drug testing failures, the UFC...

Jun 21, 2014 11:12 am

UFC Fight Night 42 Fighters Test Clean For Drugs

The New Mexico Athletic Commission has cleared all ‘UFC Fight Night: Albuquerque’ from their drug screenings for banned substances. A list of fighters testes is unknown. ‘UFC Fight night 42: Henderson vs. Khabilov’ took place on June 7 and aired on FOX Sports 1.

Apr 9, 2014 8:12 pm

Dana White: UFC Will Be Drug ‘Testing The Whole Card Now’

“As far as testing, what we used to do is we used to roll into town and the title fight always got tested, and there was random testing. We’re testing the whole card now. The whole card is getting tested. Everyone is getting tested.” “Obviously, doing away with performance-enhancing drugs not only helps us run...

Nov 15, 2013 8:34 am

VIDEO | UFC 167: Johny Hendicks on Dealing With Buzz, Drug-Testing Drama

Johny Hendricks talks about the buzz leading up to his UFC 167 welterweight title fight against Georges St-Pierre, the GSP retirement talk heading into the fight, the drug-testing drama heading into this fight, getting burnt during the UFC 167 commercial shoot, and more.

Jan 6, 2012 4:16 pm

MMA NEWS – Cris Cyborg Tests Positive For Performance Enhancing Drugs;Fight Overturned To No Decision

CALIFORNIA STATE ATHLETIC COMMISSION SUSPENDS LICENSE OF FIGHTER CRISTIANE JUSTINO SANTOS – a.k.a. CRIS CYBORG Mixed Martial Arts fighter tested positive for anabolic steroid in December 16, 2011 test The California State Athletic Commission (CSAC) has suspended the license of Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) fighter Cristiane Justino Santos, better known in MMA circles as Cris...

Dec 21, 2011 3:45 am

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...