1373 Search Results for drug test

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...

May 12, 2016 10:06 am

Frank Mir’s ‘B Sample’ tests positive

Back in March, Mark Hunt picked up yet another walk-off KO as he defeated Frank Mir in the first round of their ‘UFC FN: Sydney’ main event scrap. After the bout, news surfaced that Mir had failed a drug test that was taken after his loss to Hunt. Mir adamantly denied that he took any...

May 5, 2016 8:40 am

Luke Rockhold randomly tested by USADA

Thursday morning, UFC middleweight champion Luke Rockhold was randomly drug tested by the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency ahead of his UFC 199 rematch with former middleweight champion Chris Weidman. Rockhold posted about the random test on Instagram. Blood and urine for breakfast anyone? Surprise visit from USADA this am. Happy to participate in the movement to...

May 3, 2016 11:16 am

Kimbo Slice vs. Dada 5000 overturned to a no-contest, Dada 5000 remains undefeated

The result of Kevin “Kimbo Slice” Ferguson and Dhafir “Dada 5000” Harris has been overturned to a no-contest, according to MMA Junkie. This comes as a result following Kimbo’s settlement with Texas’ athletic commission after testing positive for steroids in a post-fight drug test from their controversial fight at Bellator 149. Slice was fined $2,500...

Apr 19, 2016 9:51 am

Jon Jones: “I was a drug addict”

It’s no secret that UFC pound for pound kingpin Jon Jones has battled with addiction. ‘Bones’ tested positive for cocaine prior to UFC 178, and then checked himself in to rehab after his hit-and-run incident in April of 2015. Before Jones was even re-instated by the UFC, he moved to Albuquerque New Mexico to train...

Mar 21, 2016 4:18 pm

Kimbo Slice and Ken Shamrock test positive for steroid, Shamrock also pops for opioid

It was revealed shortly after the Bellator 149 event that co-main event fighter Kimbo Slice and main event fighter Ken Shamrock failed their fight drug tests. According to a report released by MMA Junkie, 52-year-old Shamrock and 42-year old Slice both tested positive for the steroid nandrolone, according to urine test results released by the...

Feb 8, 2016 11:35 am

Video: Tim Means Drug Failure – Cerrone vs Oliveira

On two weeks notice Alex Oliveira steps up to take on Donald Cerrone. The short notice fill in may have his hands full in this five round contest. But it’s a fight and anything can happen in MMA. Check out what the analyst think about not just the upcoming fight but other topics surrounding the...

Feb 4, 2016 10:15 am

Jose Aldo randomly tested by USADA

While Jose Aldo currently doesn’t have a fight booked, that didn’t stop the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency from randomly drug testing the former champ this morning. Since his UFC 194 KO loss to Conor McGregor, Aldo has campaigned for an immediate rematch, telling the UFC that he will not accept any fight other than a rematch...

Jan 26, 2016 9:21 am

USADA randomly tests CM Punk and Miesha Tate at 6am

The random drug testing of the UFC roster continued this morning! U.S. Anti-Doping Agency officials rang the doorbells of Miesha Tate and CM Punk early this morning to collect blood samples. Tate is fighting Holly Holm for the UFC women’s bantamweight championship at UFC 197 in March. On the other hand, we still have no...

Jan 11, 2016 9:20 am

PHOTO | Suspicious-looking Sage Northcutt getting testing by USADA

If there is any reason why rising UFC lightweight star Sage Northcutt has been getting randomly drug tested by USADA in a high frequency, it could be that he simply looks like he is could be on performance enhancing drugs. Just look at him in this photo he posted to his Instagram account that he...

Jan 8, 2016 11:26 am

List of fighters most tested by USADA in 2015

In the new era of random drug testing, fighters truly have no clue when their doors will be knocked on to give a random sample for drug testing. Understandably, high-profile fighters and champions have been the most tested under the new policy. While the general consensus is that the random drug testing is good for...

Nov 23, 2015 9:32 pm

Title Contender Tyson Fury: “Make Drugs Legal in Sports”

Tyson Fury from Manchester, England has a professional record of 24-0 with 18 wins by KO and will be fighting Wladamir Klitschko 64-3 with 53 wins by KO for the WBA, WBO, IBO and IBF belts. Klitschko seeks only the WBC title to achieve the heavyweight title unification this Saturday in Germany. With all the...

Nov 20, 2015 7:50 am

USADA performs 25 more random drug screenings

The U.S. Anti-Doping Agency has performed 25 more random drug screenings in an effort to clean up the sport. 21 fighters were randomly drug screened for a total of 25 drug tests. Dan Henderson is now tied with Ronda Rousey as the most tested fighter. The complete list is below, courtesy of MMAJunkie: Ryan Bader...

Oct 29, 2015 12:39 pm

USADA tests 45 fighters in latest batch including Belfort, Rousey, Cormier and Weidman

In the latest and most extensive batch of drug testing by U.S. Anti-Doping Agency, 45 athletes were tested. Notable fighters tested include UFC Fight Night 77 headliner Dan Henderson, who was tested four times, and his opponent, Vitor Belfort, was tested twice.   UFC bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey and her UFC 193 opponent, Holly Holm as well as UFC...

Oct 19, 2015 9:49 am

Wanderlei Silva: ‘I never tested positive but they want to ban me from MMA’

The Nevada State Athletic Commission has been receiving criticism from all angles ever since they decided to suspend Nick Diaz for five years as a result of a failed drug test for marijuana. Everybody from Ronda Rousey to musical and fashion icon Cher spoke out in support of Diaz, and now Wanderlei Silva is giving...

Oct 18, 2015 12:21 pm

‘I’m beating Vitor regardless of him being on drugs or not’

Dan Henderson is expected to meet Vitor Belfort for the third time in their careers in Brazil at “UFC Fight Night 77”. The fight is set to take place on November 7th and each fighter possess a victory over their opponent. “Hendo” thinks he has what it takes to handily defeat “The Phenom” this time...

Oct 13, 2015 1:11 pm

GSP Hints At Fighters Using Drugs To Cut Weight –– ‘Read between the Lines’

Former UFC welterweight champion Georges St-Pierre has been a big advocate for stricter drug testing in the sport of MMA. One thing he has never done is name names. However that hasn’t stopped him from hinting at fighters using drugs. The former champ recently talked to RDS and explained how some fighters will use drugs...