1651 Search Results for drug test

Nov 5, 2015 7:26 pm

USADA drug tests 19 fighters, including Vitor Belfort TWICE

In case you needed any further evidence that the frequency of drug tests has been significantly increased, we now have word that the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency has drug tested 23 fighters. MMAJunkie has obtained the list of fighters, as well as how many times they have now been tested: Vitor Belfort 2 – now 4...

Nov 5, 2015 9:27 am

Belfort: Controversial drug tests won’t tarnish my reputation

Former UFC champion Vitor Belfort has been the subject of much criticism over the last few years for his controversial usage of Testosterone Replacement Theory. Recently, it was revealed that the UFC knew Belfort had a sketchy drug test prior to his UFC 152 fight against Jon Jones back in 2012, however they allowed him...

Oct 31, 2015 10:06 am

Vitor Belfort opens up about UFC 152 pre-fight drug test

Vitor Belfort has been fighting professionally since 1996, and is widely believed to be not only a pioneer of the sport, but a legend. While many have criticized Belfort in recent years for his TRT usage, the techniques and knockouts he has performed in the Octagon weren’t magical gifts he gained through TRT. Prior to...

Oct 30, 2015 9:16 am

All ‘Bellator: Dynamite’ drug tests come back clean

It’s always a good day when news emerges that drug tests come back clean. All of the fighter’s from ‘Bellator MMA: Dynamite 1,’ which featured MMA bouts as well as Glory kickboxing matches, tested clean according to MMAFighting. The event took place September 19th in San Jose and was headlined by Liam McGeary vs. Tito...


Oct 22, 2015 7:39 am

Chris Weidman randomly drug tested ahead of UFC 194

It’s no secret that the number of random drug tests are increasing in an effort to clean up the sport of MMA. Just yesterday Cathal Pendred was randomly drug tested ahead of his ‘UFC Fight Night: Dublin’ bout this Saturday. Now, UFC middleweight champion Chris Weidman revealed via Twitter that he too has been randomly...

Oct 21, 2015 8:23 am

Cathal Pendred randomly drug tested by USADA

As Cathal Pendred prepares for his ‘UFC Fight Night: Dublin’ bout against Tom Breese this Saturday on UFC Fight Pass he revealed via Twitter that he was randomly drug tested for the US Anti Doping Agency. Pendred, like many fighters, is happy to see more random drug tests in an effort to clean up the...

Oct 15, 2015 11:21 am

Missed Weight, Lost Fight, Pushed Ref And Now Fails Drug Test –– No Really!

I would say things could be worse for this UFC fighter, but man, right now that seems like that’s really not possible. UFC lightweight Francisco Trevino took on newcomer Sage Northcutt at UFC 192. Trevino failed to make weight for the fight, coming in at 160 pounds, but that was just the start. Trevino went...

Oct 11, 2015 5:25 am

Bellator champ: ‘Warren deserves a longer suspension for failed drug test’

The self-proclaimed “Baddest Man on the Planet” Joe Warren’s plans for a run at Bellator’s bantamweight championship were pushed to the side after he failed a drug test for marijuana. Now, Marcos Galvao is left opponent-less once again for his fight at Bellator 144. Eduardo Dantes was originally supposed to fight Galvao at Bellator 144,...

Oct 10, 2015 8:23 am

Two ‘Shooto Brazil 56’ Fighters Fail Drug Tests, Get Suspended Two Years

Two of the fighters who competed at ‘Shooto Brazil 56’ have failed their drug tests and have now been suspend for two years. Amilcar Alves, who’s the promotions new light heavyweight champion will be stripped of his title along with the suspension. According to the Brazilian MMA Athletic Commission (CABMMA), Alves tested positive for 19-Norandrosterone,...

Oct 2, 2015 7:07 am

‘UFC 191: Johnson vs. Dodson’ Drug Test Results Come Back Clean

Good news, all the drug tests from UFC 191 came back negative, as in, clean. UFC 191 featured a flyweight title fight in the main event, between champ Demetrious Johnson and challenger John Dodson. It was a rematch of a very close first fight, but this time around it was all Johnson. The champ dominated...

Sep 30, 2015 12:01 am

USADA Surprised Cyborg With Random Drug Test At Dance Class

Cris Cyborg has recently been calling for year-round testing so that she can prove to everyone, including UFC bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey, that she’s clean so they can stop using that excuse for why she shouldn’t fight the undefeated champ. Rousey has had no issues slamming the Invicta FC featherweight champ for testing positive for...

Sep 25, 2015 10:00 am

Former Champ Jon Jones ‘Very Angry’ About Vitor Belfort Drug Test Scandal

In a recent report it was revealed that three weeks prior to UFC 152, an email containing Vitor Belfort’s drug test results, which showed extremely high levels of testosterone, was emailed out from the UFC to several manager and fighters, on accident. The UFC then quickly worked to retract the email, telling recipients to ignore...

Sep 23, 2015 5:57 am

UFC Champ Demetrious Johnson Gets Drug Test Results Back

UFC Flyweight Champion Demetrious “Mighty Mouse” Johnson (23-2-1 MMA) took to his Twitter yesterday evening to announce that he had passed his ‘out of competition drug test’ which was administered on August 28, 2015. Do you think we’ll see this more often, fighters sharing their test results with the public? Check it out: 👍🏾💪🏾 pic.twitter.com/vxFVFa54hG...

Sep 22, 2015 7:32 am

Mainstream Media Reports UFC Cover Up In Vitor Belfort Drug Test

Before his fight with UFC middleweight champion Chris Weidman, at the weigh-ins, Vitor Belfort got an ear full from the champ, who started yelling at him about his testosterone levels, accusing him of still being on something. Belfort ended up losing that fight. In a recent interview, Belfort actually turned the tables and said that...

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...