1514 Search Results for drug test

Jun 10, 2015 2:31 pm

Kimbo Slice Goes On PED Rant, Doesn’t Care What His Opponents Take

“They’ll show up at the gym and be like, ‘Pee in this cup,’ or I’ll get a phone call. It’s cool, though. It’s all gravy. They want to make sure it’s a clean sport, because they’ve got these young kids that we’re being role models for. These young kids look up to us, and if we’re...

Jun 10, 2015 6:37 am

Anderson Silva’s Olympic Dreams Are Over

If you had hopes of watching former UFC champion Anderson Silva competing in 2016’s Olympic games, well, you’ll have to stick to beach volleyball. Silva came out a while ago and said publicly that he wanted to try out for and potentially compete in the upcoming olympics, in taekwondo. Now, it appears he has changed...

Jun 9, 2015 4:47 pm

Anderson Silva’s NSAC Hearing Postponed For A Third Time

So that hearing for Anderson Silva’s failed drug tests? Yeah it got postponed again. The former middleweight champion Anderson Silva was scheduled to appear in front of the Nevada State Athletic Commission in March and May to present his defense. Brazilian media site Combate reported that the Spider received a third postponement, which now puts...

Jun 4, 2015 10:20 am

WASTED! Dana White: ‘I Like To Drink’

Yesterday Lorenzo Fertitta and Dana White were present for the unveiling of the new UFC drug testing policy and program. During the Q&A part of the press conference a reporter asked if any UFC employees or executives would be tested just like the fighters. Fertitta and White had some fun with the question and said...


Jun 3, 2015 5:50 am

UFC Announces ‘Most Comprehensive Anti-Doping Policy’ In Professional Sports

The UFC press conference just wrapped up a little while ago and boy was there was big news. The promotion just announced their new anti-doping policy and enlisted the United States Anti-Doping Agency (USADA) as it’s independent administrator. Below you will see some of the highlights of the new drug-testing policy:       UFC...

May 29, 2015 8:04 am

ATTN PED Users –– Don’t Get Popped In Cali!

According to MMA and combat sports legal website Combat Sports Law, California is trying to up the ante for those athletes caught using PEDs. The report says that the California Senate Bill 469 passed a recent vote and will move further towards getting passed. In the bill, it states that the California State Athletic Commission’s...

May 28, 2015 7:24 pm

Bisping: ‘Fighting Anderson Silva is no longer on my to do list’

Fighting Anderson Silva was once a dream of UFC middleweight Michael Bisping. That dream has yet faded. Silva was on top for so long and Bisping remembers looking up to the champ. Now, that the Brazilian has failed several drug test and is awaiting his hearing with the NSAC, Bisping isn’t really concerned with fighting...

May 28, 2015 1:41 am

Throwback Thursday — UFC Champs of Yesterday

Talk about a Throwback Thursday. Check out this picture from back in 2011, showing all the (then current) UFC champions together. Oh how times have changed. Aside of Cain Velasquez and Jose Aldo, everyone else is no longer the champ. Anderson Silva is out waiting because of his failed drug tests, Jon Jones is out...

May 25, 2015 1:26 pm

Anderson Silva Bashes ‘Experts’, ‘I never had a juiced body’

Former UFC Middleweight Champion Anderson Silva wants it to be known that he has never been a cheater and never had a juiced body. “The Spider” failed a pre-fight drug test leading into his UFC 183 bout with Nick Diaz and has since been suspended. Silva took to Instagram and lashed out at the experts...

May 25, 2015 11:00 am

Lombard Talks PED Suspension: ‘It Made Me Cry, I Felt I Lost Everything’

Hector Lombard was riding a two fight winning streak walking into his last bout against Josh Burkman at UFC 182 in January. Lombard won the fight by way of unanimous decision and there were talks of him facing a top contender, but his path to gold was cut short when he was popped for steroids....

May 25, 2015 8:42 am

WATCH! Anderson Silva Staying VERY Active In Training

Anderson Silva has been out of action since his suspension due to failing a drug test before his UFC 183 bout with Nick Diaz. That doesn’t mean “The Spider” hasn’t been keeping in shape for a return to the octagon, though! Silva has been keeping busy in camp and it looks like ring rust will...

May 22, 2015 5:03 pm

Weidman Calls Belfort a Cheater at Today’s Weigh Ins

Vitor Belfort’s drug test results caused Chris Weidman to get a little hot-headed during Friday’s weigh ins. During the face off, Weidman got in Belfort’s face and told him he knew he was still cheating. Weidman is concerned about the drug test results and Belfort’s testosterone levels which were revealed earlier this week. Rogan asked...

May 20, 2015 5:04 pm

Chael Sonnen Eyeing UFC Return After Suspension Expires

Chael Sonnen got a little taste of competition earlier this month at “Metamoris 6” and apparently wants to end up back in the octagon. Sonnen’s departure from the Ultimate Fighting Championship was messy, to say the least. He was set to fight Wanderlei Silva in the culmination of their season of “The Ultimate Fighter: Brazil”,...

May 18, 2015 11:11 am

THE SPIDER! Anderson Silva Sparring Hard

Anderson Silva is still in the gym training hard, regardless of his impending discipline regarding his failed drug test. Silva took to Instagram to share a video of himself training hard, check it out! Galera e divino o dom que nos foi dado por Deus de poder sonhar e realizar, também foi Ele que deu...

May 15, 2015 11:45 am

NSAC Votes: 3 Year Punishment for Steroid Users, Win Turns to Loss

The Ultimate Fighting Championship has decided to crack down on fighters failing drug tests and it looks like the Nevada State Athletic Commission is following suit. The NSAC voted for changes to their drug policy that could leave fighters who fail future drug tests empty knocked on their backside. If a fighter tests positive for...

May 15, 2015 11:45 am

NSAC Delays Nick Diaz’s Disciplinary Hearing

Nick Diaz will have to wait a bit longer to figure out his fate as the Nevada State Athletic Commission delayed his hearing yet again. No date has been set for Diaz’s next hearing, but it should take place within the next month. Nick Diaz tested positive for marijuana in his UFC 183 post-fight drug...

May 14, 2015 10:00 am

BEEF! “Big Country” and Barnett Go At It On Twitter

The heavyweight bout between Roy Nelson and Josh Barnett is already starting to heat up! The bout was made official late Wednesday night and Nelson has taken to social media to create some hype: I HOPE @UFC DRUG TESTING IS IN EFFECT by then 😉 Right @GeorgesStPierre @arielhelwani pic.twitter.com/nW0haVT4Yy — Roy Nelson (@roynelsonmma) May 14,...

May 9, 2015 12:00 am

Former UFC Champ Anderson Silva Shows Off His “Singing” Skills

Anderson Silva has taken to activities other than fighting since his suspension for failing a drug test at UFC 183. While taking a break from training for Olympic tryouts, Silva sings his heart out! Kind of. Anderson Silva makes it sound like he’s rocking a fresh set of pipes in the video below. He may...

May 7, 2015 10:50 am

IT’S THE CHRONIC! Diego Sanchez Blames Jones’ Problems On WEED!

Diego Sanchez has had his fair share of issues with the ganja in the past. After failing a drug test way back at “UFC Fight Night 7”, Sanchez turned his life around and became a role model to the youth. No longer “The Nightmare”, “The Dream” Diego Sanchez is now celebrating a drug-free and successful...

May 6, 2015 2:03 am

Bellator Fighter Admits to Smoking Weed Before Title Fight

Puff, puff, pass. Former Bellator Middleweight Champion Emanuel Newton lays down the facts about why he failed his drug test after his Bellator 134 title defense against Liam McGeary. Newton was recently a guest on Fightbook.com’s podcast and admitted to smoking weed days before the fight! Newton started, “Obviously, everyone just saw that I just...

May 3, 2015 6:50 pm

Matt Mitrione Rips Jon Jones, Calls Him a Hypocrite And A Black Eye On The Sport

UFC heavyweight Matt Mitrione recently talked to MMA Digest about several different topics. Of course, one of those topics was Jon Jones. Mitrione had plenty to say about the former champs issues out of the cage and didn’t hold back. “I understand that mixed martial arts is a baby, right, and it’s still growing. We...

Apr 30, 2015 2:00 am

Nick Diaz Shows Us a 7 Year Old BEAST — Kid Throws Combos!

While he is on a brief hiatus from the world of mixed martial arts, Nick Diaz ran across this kid who throws boxing combinations like a boss. Diaz coaches this kid and instructs him what to throw and he performs perfectly! @Boxing_is_life___ A video posted by nickdiaz209 (@nickdiaz209) on Apr 29, 2015 at 9:57pm PDT...

Apr 29, 2015 3:21 pm

Dana White: ‘This Was Jon’s Last Chance’

“A lot of people know, Jon’s had a lot of chances. This one was his last chance. He’s got to handle his business outside of the Octagon and then we’ll see where he goes from there. Obviously he’s one of our biggest stars. He was on his way to becoming one of the greatest ever,...

Apr 27, 2015 3:23 pm

Nevada Athletic Commission Keeping Close Eye On Jones Incident

It seems as though everyone is waiting to see how this Jon Jones incident plays out, even the Nevada State Athletic Commission. The commission told MMAFighting that Jones has passed all of his pre-fight drug tests leading up to UFC 187. These tests would not include any recreational drugs. The commission also said that like...

Apr 24, 2015 2:31 pm

OPINION: ‘Mighty Mouse Doesn’t Sell A Single Ticket’

News broke that the UFC has decided to close down half of the stadium at the Bell Centre in Montreal, Canada for UFC 186, headlined by a flyweight title fight between champ, Demetrious Johnson, and Kyoji Horiguchi. Johnson has been pegged for not being a big draw before and this certainly isn’t helping that notion....

Apr 24, 2015 12:00 pm

GSP: ‘My Biggest Fear is Coming Back and Looking Like a Fool’

Georges St. Pierre took a stand for the cleanliness of athletes within mixed martial arts by retiring from the sport in 2013. After UFC took action and announced a more serious drug testing policy, the chance for a GSP return seemed more possible. The only obstacle between the octagon and Georges St. Pierre now is...

Apr 23, 2015 5:23 pm

Rampage: “I’ll Always Look Up to Anderson Silva”

“I look up to Anderson Silva no matter what,” Jackson told members of the media ahead of UFC 186. “The guy is coming off one of the worst injuries known to man, stuff like that, and he’s older. When I heard that (he tested positive) I wished it wasn’t true.” Anderson Silva has been through...