1444 Search Results for drug test

Sep 20, 2015 7:21 am

Ryan Bader on receiving end of ‘inconvenient’ random drug test

The United States Anti-Doping Agency is doing their part to help the Ultimate Fighting Championship clean up the sport of MMA with random drug testing, and Ryan Bader is their latest victim. After Daniel Cormier won the vacated UFC Light Heavyweight Championship at UFC 187, it was expected that Bader would get the next crack...

Sep 19, 2015 12:42 am

Promoter: ‘Mayweather’s Drug Test Smells Fishy’

Top Rank Promotion’s Bob Arum seems to always have something to say about Floyd Mayweather Jr. Manny Pacquiao’s promotor, Arum, recently gave an interview and is calling into question some of Mayweather’s recent drug test results. Arum, via Fight Hub, said that the IV situation is a concern, but he has an even bigger concern,...

Sep 17, 2015 10:13 am

UFC Strawweight Claudia Gadelha Latest To Be Randomly Drug Tested

UFC strawweight Claudia Gadelha is the latest fighter to get randomly drug tested under the UFC’s new drug testing policy. The Brazilian fighter took to Twitter to share the photo with her fans, saying: One more time being tested and always going to the game clean. That Indian blood tho. Gadelha was expected to rematch...

Sep 17, 2015 5:46 am

Bellator ‘Dynamite’ Tournament Fighters Pass Out-Of-Competition Drug Tests

Good news, all the fighters in this Saturday’s Bellator ‘Dynamite’ tournament have passed their out-of-competition drug tests. The news comes from California State Athletic Commission (CSAC) executive officer Andy Foster. The tournament will include Phil Davis, King Mo Lawal, Emanuel Newton and Linton Vassell. The winner of the tournament will be crowned tournament champ and...


Sep 16, 2015 6:44 pm

Jose Aldo Slams ‘Irish Sucker’ McGregor After Being Drug Tested

UFC featherweight champion Jose Aldo has had some controversy surrounding his drug tests of late, especially with that odd situation where a tester was told he was going to be deported. Interim champ Conor McGregor has also taken shots at the champ, saying that he’s not even getting tested over in Brazil. Well, now it...

Sep 2, 2015 1:13 pm

UFC Strawweight Latest To Get Randomly Drug Tested

With the UFC’s new drug testing policy, fighters are getting randomly drug tested left and right. It has become kind of a tradition for fighters to take to social media and share when they get randomly drug tested. Recently we had flyweight champ Demetrious Johnson and John Dodson reveal that they’ve been randomly tested ahead...

Aug 26, 2015 9:12 am

‘UFC 190: Rousey vs. Correia’ Drug Tests Results Revealed

Today the CABMMA, Brazil’s athletic commission, released the results of the ‘UFC 190: Rousey vs. Correia’ drug tests. UFC 190 went down on Aug. 1 in Brazil, where UFC bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey took on Bethe Correia in the night’s main event. It didn’t last long however, with Rousey landing a punch 34 second into...

Aug 25, 2015 6:11 pm

Junior dos Santos: ‘I Hope Overeem Doesn’t Fail The Drug Test This Time’

Just early today, the UFC announced that heavyweights Junior dos Santos and Alistair Overeem would be fighting at UFC on FOX 17, on Dec. 19 in Orlando, FL. Right after the fight was announced, the former UFC champ, Dos Santos, took to Instagram and took a few shots at Overeem. The two have already been...

Aug 23, 2015 11:03 am

Max Holloway was not drug tested going into “UFC Fight Night 74”

Earlier this year, UFC President Dana White took a vow to clean up the sport of mixed martial arts by increasing drug testing for the fighters of the octagon. Since then, several fighters have been busted for banned substances but there are still some occurrences that leave fans scratching their heads. UFC fighter Max Holloway...

Aug 21, 2015 7:20 am

USADA Drug Test Samples Could Be Tested Years Later

Cheaters beware, the UFC and USADA are looking to do everything in their power to catch every and all users. While on UFC commentator Joe Rogan’s podcast, UFC VP of Athlete Health and Performance Jeff Novitzky talked about USADA’s methods, saying that they will be able to tests samples years later and retroactively bust fighters...

Aug 20, 2015 5:45 pm

Dustin Poirier Latest UFC Fighter To Get Randomly Drug Tested By USADA

The UFC and the United States Anti Doping Agency (USADA) aren’t playing around. Several fighters have come forward, sharing that they’ve been randomly tested in the wake of the new drug policy. The most recent? UFC lightweight Dustin Poirier. The fighter took to Twitter to share that USADA showed up at his gym in the...

Aug 12, 2015 8:40 am

‘Invite FC 13: Cyborg vs. Van Duin’ Drug Tests Results Released

Invicta FC 13, which featured a featherweight title fight between champion Cristiane Cyborg and Faith Van Duin went down July 9 and we now have the full drug tests results. According to the documents released by the Nevada State Athletic Commission, all fighters that were tested passed with flying colors. Of course, a few more...

Aug 11, 2015 4:31 pm

UFC Fight Night 71 Drug Testing Results Are In

For UFC Fight Night 71, featuring a main event between heavyweights Frank Mir and Todd Duffee, the California State Athletic Commission conducted a record number of drug tests for the event. According to the commission, all the tests came back clean, with none of the tests testing positive for PEDs or recreational drugs. There were...

Aug 11, 2015 4:22 pm

CABMMA Releases Official Statement On Controversial Aldo Drug Test

  Early today, a report from Chris Guinty of Drug Free Sport to the NSAC came out detailing the strange drug testing incident that occurred with Jose Aldo in Brazil, where a tester was detained and told he could not take the random drug test because of visa issues. The report, seen here, talked about how...

Aug 10, 2015 1:54 pm

“UFC 189: McGregor vs. Mendes” Drug Test Results Are In

With the absence of Jose Aldo, Conor McGregor took control of the UFC’s featherweight division at “UFC 189” when he finished Chad Mendes in the second round by way of technical knockout. The results have been made final as all fighters tested clean, according to documents from the NSAC. The Nevada State Athletic Commission drug...

Aug 7, 2015 1:21 am

John Dodson Randomly Drug Tested For Title Fight

UFC flyweight John Dodson is preparing to take on the champion, Demetrious Johnson, at UFC 191 and it looks like he just received a visit from a random drug tester. Dodson took to social media, much like Johnson did, and announced that he was randomly drug tested. However, there was a problem. Dodson said in...

Aug 6, 2015 1:45 am

GSP Talks About Reebok, Drug Testing And His Return To The UFC

Former UFC welterweight champion Georges St-Pierre recently talked to the media in the middle of a training session. He talked about all sorts of topics, from his departure from the sport to the new Reebok deal and steroid policy. If you’re a fan of GSP or MMA in general, check it out it’s a great...

Jul 22, 2015 6:46 am

UFC’s Rony Jason Also Fails ‘B’ Drug Test

UFC’s Rony Jason failed a drug test stemming from his May 30 win at UFC Fight Night 67. He was hopeful that a retest would clear him and would come back clean. He was wrong. The Brazilian Athletic Commission MMA, released a statement on the matter and revealed that the ‘B’ sample which was tested...

Jul 22, 2015 6:28 am

Will The UFC Cut Nick Diaz For DUI and Drug Testing Issues?

The UFC is not a place of logic, I think we can all agree on that. From Alexander Gustafsson getting a title shot after getting KO’d, to most recently, the firing of longtime veteran cutman ‘Stitch’ Duran. A lot of their decisions just do not make sense. I am not naive. I know that the...

Jul 18, 2015 2:51 pm

UFC Welterweight Fails Drug Test, Suspended One Year

UFC welterweight Augusto Montano has failed his drug test from UFC 188, where he lost a unanimous decision to Cathal Pendred. Montano tested positive for exogenous origin of testosterone metabolites and has been suspended a year by the UFC. The UFC released this statement: “The UFC has a strict, consistent policy against the use of...

Jul 7, 2015 8:39 am

Eddie Alvarez Comments On Melendez Drug Test

UFC lightweight Eddie Alvarez fought Gilbert Melendez at UFC 188, in Mexico City, and pulled out a close decision win over the former Strikeforce champion. News broke yesterday that Melendez had failed a drug test for UFC 188 and of course Alvarez had plenty to say on the matter. Alvarez took to Twitter and posted...

Jul 6, 2015 3:13 pm

Jose Aldo’s Pre-Fight Drug Test Comes Back Negative

“UFC 189” main eventer Jose Aldo has been surrounded by nothing but drama the past two months. Whether it be a drug test snafu or a rib injury, Aldo likely cannot wait to clear his name of any wrongdoing. Aldo was supposed to undergo a random drug test on June 11th. Ben Mosier of Drug...

Jul 6, 2015 2:17 pm

UFC Fighters React to Gilbert Melendez’s Failed Drug Test

UFC confirmed on Monday afternoon that lightweight Gilbert Melendez has been suspended for a year due to a failed UFC 188 post fight drug test. In an official statement released by the Ultimate Fighting Championship, they stated that his urine sample came back positive for “exogenous origin of testosterone metabolites”. UFC fighters took to social...

Jul 6, 2015 1:02 pm

UFC Releases Statement on Melendez’s Failed Drug Test

UFC lightweight Gilbert Melendez will serve a one year suspension for failing his UFC 188 post fight drug test. Ultimate Fighting Championship released the following statement on the matter: Following his bout at UFC 188 in Mexico City on June 13, UFC lightweight Gilbert Melendez tested positive for exogenous origin of testosterone metabolites. The UFC...

Jul 5, 2015 1:02 pm

Rony Jason To Sue CABMAA If Drug Test Is Reversed

Rony Jason walked into controversy after his swift first round win over Damon Jackson at UFC Fight Night 67 in May. Jason was quickly suspended from competition after CABMMA revealed he had tested positive for a banned diuretic. The suspension is expected to last nine months, but Jason is hoping to prove his innocence with...

Jul 5, 2015 7:01 am

Drug Free Sport Releases Statement on Controversial Jose Aldo Drug Test Situation

The company responsible for Jose Aldo’s drug testing snafu earlier in June have finally broken their silence. Ben Mosier of Drug Free Sport made his way into Aldo’s training camp, unannounced, and requested a urine sample of the featherweight champion. Aldo’s manager, Andre Pederneiras, was suspicious of Mosier and called the Brazilian MMA Athletic Commission and...