1291 Search Results for drug test

May 28, 2015 6:59 pm

Correia Shows Poor Taste In Latest Apology, Makes Things Worse

Bethe Correia is still trying to do damage control after her comments about Ronda Rousey committing suicide brought a ton of negative backlash. Correia was talking to the media in Brazil and tried her best to rectify the problem. “I was just showing her weak psychology for sports. I knew her father had died when...

May 19, 2015 1:39 pm

Travis Browne Not A Fan of NSAC’s New Drug Policy

UFC heavyweight Travis Browne usually doesn’t show much sympathy while he is on the octagon blasting people’s heads off. However, when it comes to the recent news that the Nevada State Athletic Commission could be dishing out year-long bans for fighters who pop positive in their drug tests, he felt the need to speak up....

May 15, 2015 11:40 am

NSAC Approves Measures For Lifetime Bans On Drug Users

The Nevada State Athletic Commission seems to be following UFC’s lead with more severe drug test enforcement as they have approved several new rules that are to be added to their book for drug test failure punishments. The UFC started to crack down on performance enhancing drug use in their promotion after Hector Lombard tested...

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 22, 2015 11:41 am

UFC Fighter: ‘Great. I’m Being Tested On the Day After 4/20’

The holiday of 4/20 has come and gone and now is the time for big corporations to execute their “random” drug testing. Neil Magny got his blood drawn the day after April 20th! He is currently riding a six fight win-streak which includes wins over the likes of Tim Means and Kiichi Kunimoto. The sky...

Apr 12, 2015 9:50 am

Wanderlei Silva Rips Out-Of-Competition Testing: ‘Fighters Can Do Anything They Want’

Wanderlei Silva does not like out-of-competition drug testing. The Pride legend recently talked about the topic and had some interesting things to say. Check it out! “If I’m going to fight you today, I have to be clean today. There are anti-inflammatories and painkillers that are considered doping, but are not. I’m against steroids. Steroids...

Apr 4, 2015 2:16 am

RESPONSE! ‘Budweiser Is All I’ll Test Hot For Khabib’

Yes @ufc please drug test me! You'll fine 100% true American hard work. And going out on a limb here but more then likely Budweiser — Cowboy Cerrone (@Cowboycerrone) April 3, 2015 Khabib Nurmagomedov took to Twitter and asked UFC if they could drug test Donald Cerrone due to a past failure in WEC. “Cowboy’s”...

Mar 17, 2015 11:34 am

Tito Ortiz On Anderson Silva’s PED Test — “How could you?”

“It made me scratch my head a couple times. Anderson, how could you do that? I’m a huge fan of Anderson. That was just too bad. I don’t know what kind of thoughts he’s getting from his training partners or from his trainers, but things like that, you shouldn’t do.” “I’ve had major surgeries. I’ve...

Mar 16, 2015 1:42 pm

SHOTS FIRED! Mayweather Sends Drug Inspector To Pacquiao House

Floyd Mayweather has fired the first shots in the battle of drug testing between himself and Manny Pacquiao. In accordance with their contractual agreement, Mayweather requested drug inspectors to pay a surprise visit to Manny Pacquiao for a random drug screening. The Daily Mail has it: Pacquiao was approached unannounced by an anti-doping examiner at...

Mar 13, 2015 1:12 pm

All UFC Fight Night 61 Fighters Test Clean

Brazil’s MMA regulator, CABMMA, has released the drug testing results from last month’s UFC Fight Night 61 event. CABMMA tested all fighters on the card, and all tested clean. All combatants were tested for both Performance Enhancing Drugs and recreational drugs of abuse. Additionally, six undisclosed athletes underwent enhanced testing for EPO. ‘UFC Fight Night...

Mar 11, 2015 12:09 pm

Belfort on PEDs: ‘Everybody’s guilty until they’re tested’

“I didn’t talk about my fight — as a businessman I was talking about my future. They drug test everybody. Forty-percent (of fighters), they fail drug tests. Forty. That’s a big amount. So now they come with these new rules. These new rules, to work, everybody’s guilty until they’re tested. So if we want to...

Mar 5, 2015 11:42 am

NOT FAIR! ‘I’ve been tested 7 times, Wiedman only once’

“In 2013, I was the only one (tested randomly). I was tested seven times for my fight with Weidman. Seven times. Did they test my opponent seven times?” “The funny thing is that everybody is clean, nobody do anything wrong. But when they started testing everybody, how many got caught? Forty percent? That shows that...

Mar 2, 2015 8:14 pm

ABC President Supports UFC Out-Of-Competition Testing Program

With the recent string of PED failures in MMA, most notably the UFC, the UFC plans to take further steps to attempt to eradicate PEDs, and PED users, from the sport of MMA. At a special press conference to address the PED problem, the UFC revealed their plan to push for 2-5 year suspensions, and...

Feb 23, 2015 8:41 pm

Bisping: ‘I Wish Harsher PED Testing Started Sooner’

Recently the UFC announced stricter penalties for PED users, with more frequent testing, and the promotion pushing for suspensions of two to 4 years for fighters who test positive for banned substances. MMA and UFC veteran Michael Bisping spoke to Fox Sports to discuss his thoughts on the harsher PED testing policies, and harsher penalties....

Feb 19, 2015 4:00 am

Cormier, Dillashaw, Florian, And Rousey React To The UFC’s New Drug Policy

During last night’s UFC Tonight on FOX Sports 1 broadcast the panel shared their reactions to the UFC’s new enhanced drug testing policy. Daniel Cormier on the UFC’s new testing policies: “I heard that they are going to continue to test and weed out the guys who are cheating, not only the fans, but the...

Feb 18, 2015 8:33 pm

UFC Fighters React To The UFC’s New Drug Policy

Earlier today, the Ultimate Fighting Championship declared a war on all drugs in it’s organization. Seeking 2-4 year suspension terms, and a promise to test over 500 fighters, the promotion is taking the hardest stand on PED’s in sporting history. Their fighters react: Love the stance UFC is taking on PED's now. Gonna be great...

Feb 18, 2015 2:54 pm

Georges St-Pierre Pleased With UFC’s Testing Plans

Former UFC welterweight champion Georges St-Pierre is happy with today’s announcement that the UFC will be implementing a strict drug testing policy. The retired champ took to twitter with his reaction: Very happy to learn about the UFC announcing a new comprehensive random PED testing. — Georges St-Pierre (@GeorgesStPierre) February 18, 2015 Clearly a big...

Feb 16, 2015 7:15 am

PED Testing Expert: ‘If You Want A Clean Sport, Toughen Up’

World renowned drug testing expert Dr. Don Catlin, who founded the UCLA’s Olympic Analytical Lab, joined Bas Rutten, and Kenny Rice on Inside MMA to discuss the recent PED issues in MMA, and called for promotions to take control of their drug testing procedures in order to have a cleaner sport.