6040 Search Results for PED

Sep 21, 2015 7:05 am

Phoenix Jones stopped a murder one day after fighting for WSOF

“Phoenix Jones” is as close to a real life super-hero as people will see in the world of mixed martial arts. While some fighters are heroes in the sense of charitable work, “Phoenix Jones” actually patrols the streets at night and fights crime. Ben Fodor is used to dawning the gear to transform into his...

Sep 20, 2015 1:41 am

STATS! Get hyped for Fedor Emelianenko’s return

Fedor Emelianenko will not be fighting in the octagon nor will he be duking it out in the Bellator cage; “The Last Emperor” announced his signing with a new Japanese based promotion on Saturday night during “DYNAMITE”. The Japanese promotion has yet to be named but is run by one of the men behind the...

Sep 19, 2015 12:01 am

Cyborg Talks Openly About Past PED Use And Potential Fight With Rousey

Cris ‘Cyborg’ is expected to to drop to 140 pounds for her next Invicta FC fight, which is the next step in eventually getting a fight with UFC bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey. Ahead of that, Cyborg sat down and talked to ESPNW about her past PED use and about her future plans to fight Rousey...

Sep 16, 2015 3:12 pm

Pederneiras Says McGregor Will Get A Beating At UFC 194

The fight is scheduled for UFC 194, on Dec. 12. That’s the date we’ll hopefully get to see UFC featherweight champion Jose Aldo take on interim champ Conor McGregor. The fight has been perhaps one of the most built up fights in UFC history, with that massive world tour to promote UFC 189 and now...


Sep 16, 2015 9:02 am

REPLAY! Benson Henderson Gets Tapped At ADCC 2015

Former UFC lightweight champion, Benson Henderson, will be making the move up to welterweight, again, for his next fight against Thiago Avles at UFC Fight Night 79 on Nov. 28, in Seoul, South Korea. Before that, Henderson competed at ADCC (Abu Dhabi Combat Club) Submission Wrestling World Championship 2015, which took place in Brazil. He...

Sep 15, 2015 12:58 am

WATCH! Mayweather’s MMA Fighter Bodyguard Gets Dropped During Sparring

Well, Floyd Mayweather Jr. is gone, supposedly. The boxer beat Andre Berto this past Saturday night and stuck to his word, retiring after the fight. Obviously only time will tell if it will stick. Ahead of the fight, Showtime released their All Access series, documenting the training and lead up to the fight from both...

Sep 13, 2015 4:40 pm

Vitor Belfort looking ripped ahead of fight with Dan Henderson!

Vitor Belfort is getting ready to step into the octagon for the first time since his devastating loss to Chris Weidman at UFC 187. Belfort failed to capture the UFC Middleweight Championship, but he claims it wasn’t his last run for the gold! Belfort will get to meet fellow middleweight Dan Henderson in Brazil at...

Sep 13, 2015 2:08 pm

Anderson Silva and Lyoto Machida speak out on Pedro Rizzo’s retirement

When the Ultimate Fighting Championship traveled to Brazil for the first time in 1998, there was a slew of Brazilian fighters who made a name for themselves during the event. Vitor Belfort wowed the crowd in attendance when he only needed forty-four seconds to knock out Wanderlei Silva, but one heavyweight stood head and shoulders...

Sep 13, 2015 12:47 pm

WATCH! Get Hyped for Weidman vs. Rockhold with this fan made promo!

Chris Weidman shocked the world when he dethroned Anderson Silva of his spot as UFC Middleweight Champion. Now, three championship defenses later he faces the biggest test of his championship run with Luke Rockhold. Rockhold is currently riding a four fight win streak and hasn’t suffered a loss since he ran into Belfort’s heel in...

Sep 13, 2015 7:01 am

UFC veteran Pedro Rizzo retires after TKO win in Brazil

Long before the likes of Cain Velasquez, Fabricio Werdum, Fedor Emelianenko, and Brock Lesnar dominated the heavyweight division, Pedro Rizzo was one of the biggest powerhouses in the octagon. The near twenty-year veteran will be hanging his gloves up after securing another technical knockout victory at “Face to Face 12: Rizzo vs. Flores” in Brazil...

Sep 11, 2015 12:55 am

BUSTED! Donald Cerrone’s RV Gets Stopped By Police

  UFC lightweight Donald ‘Cowboy’ Cerrone attended this past weekends UFC 191 in Las Vegas. Check out the video below showing a behind-the-scenes look at the fighter as he attends an after party and then travels back him in his RV. Unfortunately on the way home he was apparently going a little bit too fast...

Sep 11, 2015 12:36 am

This Jose Aldo Highlight Video Will Get You Pumped For His Return

We haven’t see UFC featherweight champion Jose Aldo fight since he beat Chad Mendes in Oct. of 2014. He was scheduled to face off with Conor McGregor at UFC 189, but we all know how that played out. Now he’s again set up to meet the, now, interim champ McGregor at UFC 194 in Dec.....

Sep 8, 2015 12:01 am

WATCH! A Young Alexander Gustafsson Gets Dropped With A Big Right Hand

  Before he was fighting for the UFC light heavyweight title, Alexander Gustafsson was earning his scars fighting in lower level MMA shows. Gus has fought for the UFC title once already, losing to Jon Jones, but proving he belonged amongst the best. Now he’ll get another crack at gold, this time against Daniel Cormier...

Sep 3, 2015 4:44 pm

Former Bellator Champ Sues Athletic Commission Over PED Suspension And Fine

Former Bellator MMA middleweight champion Alexander Shlemenko has filed a lawsuit against the California State Athletic Commission. The commission suspended Shlemenko following his KO win over Melvin Manhoef, after it was discovered that he failed his post-fight drug test. The commission handed down the harshest penalty it had ever given since regulating MMA, with a...

Aug 28, 2015 4:50 pm

Lorenzo Hood Injured, Marloes Conenen vs. Arlene Blencowe Bumped To Main Card

Just before the fights were set to start (7:45 PM ET), Bellator MMA have reveled that the heavyweight fight between Lorenzo Hood and Raphael Butler, which was scheduled for the main card has been canceled. It is apparently due to an undisclosed injury suffered by Hood. Because of that, the prelim fight between Marloes Conenen...

Aug 26, 2015 7:29 am

WSOF Exec Hints That He Whooped Guillard In Sparring, Gracie Backs Him Up

Former UFC lightweight, WSOF lightweight and current Bellator fighter Melvin Guillard is preparing for his upcoming debut in the promotion. However, in a recent interview WSOF VP Ali Abdel-Aziz completely blasted Guillard for how he acted while in the promotion. Aziz said, among a lot of other things, that Guillard is ‘sh*t’ and will only...

Aug 23, 2015 5:00 am

WATCH! This Ronda Rousey vs. Holly Holm promo will get you PUMPED

The world was rocked when it was announced that Ronda Rousey would be defending her UFC Women’s Bantamweight Championship against Holly Holm at “UFC 195”. “Rowdy” was expected to face Miesha Tate before hand, but UFC officials felt as if fans would be more interested in a bout with the kickboxing champion instead. Regardless of...

Aug 22, 2015 12:33 am

UH-OH — Paul Heyman Gets This Poor Guy Slapped In The Street

Watch as Brock Lesnar’s WWE manager roams the streets of New York, punking fans winning money from street chess. Oh yeah, then he gets this poor guy slapped by his girl! Check it out! The Best Training Room You’ll Probably Ever See — D.C., Rockhold, Khabib, Velasquez All Training For UFC Greatness

Aug 21, 2015 3:14 pm

Cung Le: ‘Dana White Tried To ‘Strong Arm’ Me Into Admitting PED Use’

Things between retired MMA fighter Cung Le and the UFC aren’t very good. Le is a plaintiff in the class action anti-trust lawsuit against Zuffa and recently spoke with fellow plaintiff Nate Quarry on a podcast and detailed the final year with the UFC and how things got really bad. Here’s Le talking about the...

Aug 18, 2015 2:30 am

Danny Castillo bashes the idea of having PEDs being legal in MMA

The day Dana White and Ultimate Fighting Championship started their battle against performance enhancing drugs in mixed martial arts, most fighters rejoiced. While some would eventually get popped for banned substances, it would be for the greater good in making the sport safer for the health of the fighters. MMA is not a non-contact sport...

Aug 13, 2015 8:51 pm

UFC Releases Statement On Anderson Silva’s Suspension For PEDs

Former UFC middleweight champion and a fighter many consider to be the G.O.A.T, was beat down by the Nevada State Athletic Commission during Thursday’s disciplinary hearing. After giving his strange and at times confusing defense the commission decided to bring down the hammer and gave him a one year suspension, along with fines and a...

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 10, 2015 8:05 am

Jose Aldo’s coach fires back at Brendan Schaub for PED accusations

After Renan Barao lost to Team Alpha Male’s TJ Dillashaw for a second time in a row, Brendan Schaub threw in his two cents saying, “Since this drug testing, anyone notice the ol’ Brazilians ain’t doing too well? Ever notice the people, the ol’ South America ain’t doing too hot since this drug testing thing?” Nova Uniao...

Aug 10, 2015 2:02 am

Palhares releases official statement, speaks out on getting stripped of WSOF title

The dust has settled and decisions have been made. Rousimar Palhares has officially been stripped of his role as World Series of Fighting’s welterweight champion due to his actions inside the decagon at “WSOF 22: Palhares vs. Shields”. Palhares has chosen to break his silence on being stripped of the championship and spoke out about...

Aug 5, 2015 7:30 am

UFC Fighters React To Rousimar Palhares Being Stripped Of Title

The World Series of Fighting decided to strip welterweight champion Rousimar Palhares of his belt and suspend him indefinitely. This came after he beat Jake Shields at this past Saturday’s WSOF 22. During the fight he clearly scratched at Shields eyes several times and then held onto the fight winning submission for way to long...

Aug 2, 2015 8:19 pm

Gracie Wants Palhares Stripped, Banned from MMA

Rousimar Palhares was once viewed as one of the most dangerous welterweights in the world with the potential to become a UFC champion. Now, he’s viewed as flat-out “dangerous”. Another Palhares bout has come and gone and to the surprise of nobody, it ended in controversy. Shields challenged Palhares for his welterweight championship at “WSOF...

Aug 2, 2015 6:59 pm

Nate Diaz Blasts Khabib after Saturday’s Brawl: ‘He Got Open Hand Slapped!’

The saga between the Diaz Brothers and Khabib Nurmagomedov’s camp is FAR from over. Diaz’s and Nurmagomedov’s crews got into an altercation at “WSOF 22” on Saturday evening which led to a brawl in the stands. After getting separated, they found themselves in ANOTHER scuffle in what seemed to be the casino’s lobby. The following...

Aug 2, 2015 1:56 pm

Palhares could be stripped of WSOF belt for his actions at “WSOF 22”

There is no doubt that Rousimar Palhares is one of the most talented and powerful grapplers in World Series of Fighting. As the saying goes, though, “With great power comes great responsibility”. Palhares has shown a lack of discipline in the past when it comes to letting go of submission holds on time and he...