1288 Search Results for drug test

Sep 10, 2015 11:33 am

Floyd Mayweather Jr. Breaks Silence Following ‘Banned IV’ Report

  On Wednesday, a report came out stating that Floyd Mayweather Jr. was caught using a banned IV the day before his fight with Manny Pacquaio. The report stated that USADA officials discovered evidence of an IV being used by Mayweather, but the fight went on and two weeks after USADA revealed that he had...

Sep 8, 2015 10:23 am

Shots Fired! Hector Lombard Slams Hendricks, Condit And Cote

  UFC welterweight Hector Lombard is still on the sidelines because of a failed drug test. Even though he’s been out of action that hasn’t stopped him from doing tons of interviews, calling out fighters on social media and trying to keep his name in the game. Lombard went on Submission Radio, again, and talked...

Sep 8, 2015 7:13 am

UFC Bantamweight’s 9 Month Suspension Is Over, Looks To Return ASAP

  UFC bantamweight fighter Ashlee Evans-Smith has been out of action for the past nine months because of a suspension. Smith was suspended after failing a post-fight drug test from UFC 181, where she fought Raquel Pennington. Smith has been serving her suspension and now it’s up and she’s looking to get back into the...

Sep 8, 2015 6:08 am

Lombard Claims: ‘I Was Stupid About Head Trauma’

  UFC welterweight Hector Lombard isn’t competing in the UFC right now, due to a one year suspension due to a failed drug test. Lombard has still been active in the sport, doing plenty of interviews. In a recent interview with Submission Radio, the welterweight talked extensively about head trauma, in particularly his own experience...

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 27, 2015 10:55 am

Did Erick Silva Have A Dad Bod?

One of the biggest topics to come out of this past Sunday’s UFC Fight Night: Saskatoon, was the noticeable difference in UFC welterweight Erick Silva’s physique. At the weigh-ins plenty of people pointed out that the once ripped and massive looking Silva, looked a little ‘softer’ than usual. Fans and fighters quickly pointed to the...

Aug 23, 2015 10:17 am

UFC champ Weidman speaks out on Anderson Silva: “People don’t like liars”

Anderson Silva’s hearing with the Nevada State Athletic Commission did not go as the former middleweight champion had hoped. Silva tried his best to explain the fact that the positive test result was due to his ingestion of a tainted sexual performance pill, but the NSAC was not buying it and suspended Silva for a...

Aug 22, 2015 8:09 am

Tim Kennedy Blasts Kevin Casey For Past Steroid Use

UFC middleweight Tim Kennedy is certainly not a fan of steroids. He’s been outspoken about cheaters before and it looks like things aren’t changing. That’s where ‘King’ Kevin Casey comes in. The UFC fighter was suspend in 2014 after a post fight drug test found drostanolone, a form of anabolic steroid, in his system. He...

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 20, 2015 5:45 pm

Nick Diaz In The Gym And Looking SWOLE

UFC welterweight/middleweight Nick Diaz might not have a fight coming up, but that doesn’t mean he’s not in the gym. In fact, the guy just got done doing one of those Ironman races. Diaz is still on the sidelines and waiting for his hearing with the Nevada State Athletic Commission in regards to his failed...

Aug 18, 2015 10:27 am

Joe B. All For Punishing Cheaters… With His Fists

UFC flyweight and Team Alpha Male fighter Joseph Benavidez will take on Ali Bagautinov at UFC 192. It was expected and even at one point reported that Benavidez would be taking on Henry Cejudo. However, it seems like that fight fell through. According to Benavidez it was because Cejudo wouldn’t agree on a date. No...

Aug 17, 2015 2:20 pm

209! Nick Diaz goes on epic rant about photoshoots and his career

While Nick Diaz awaits his hearing with the Nevada State Athletic Commission for his failed post-fight UFC 183 drug test, he has been staying active in the world of MMA through his social media accounts. Diaz’s most recent Instagram post acknowledges the importance of dedicating time to training rather than fancy photoshoots. Diaz explains that...

Aug 17, 2015 7:11 am

Joseph Benavidez vs. Ali Bagautinov set for UFC 192

A flyweight bout between Joseph Benavidez and Ali Bagautinov is the latest addition to October’s UFC 192 event in Houston. UFC officials announced the news earlier today via the Houston Chronicle. Joseph Benavidez (22-4 MMA) will be looking to earn his fourth victory in a row when he collides with Bagautinov in Texas this fall....

Aug 17, 2015 7:05 am

BEEF! Junior dos Santos and Alistair Overeem go at it on Twitter!

After what felt like months of Alistair Overeem and Junior dos Santos calling each other out in various interviews and on social media, we may finally get to see these two clash in the octagon. The heavyweights were originally scheduled to square off a couple years ago at UFC 146. After Overeem knocked out Brock...

Aug 16, 2015 5:15 pm

Bas Rutten: Anderson Silva changed his story three times

Anderson Silva’s controversial drug test from UFC 183 is finally behind him, no matter how unfavorable the consequences are. The Nevada State Athletic Commission listened to everything Anderson Silva and his representatives had to say about his UFC 183 drug test failure and still chose to suspend him for a year, as well as fine...

Aug 16, 2015 3:15 pm

Chael Sonnen’s gives his take on Anderson Silva’s ‘silly’ defense

Anderson Silva’s hearing with the Nevada State Athletic Commission has come and gone and it was as bizarre as it could have been. Regardless of what hit Salt-N-Pepa songs played during the conference call, the verdict is in and “The Spider” is officially suspended for a calendar year from his failed drug test. Silva claimed...

Aug 14, 2015 4:44 pm

Chael Sonnen Hints That He Wants Anderson Silva Rematch

Is former UFC middleweight Chael Sonnen hinting that he wants a third fight with Anderson Silva? The ‘OG’ himself sent out a very cryptic Tweet on Thursday with the message ‘#oneMoreTime’. So what does this have to do with Silva. Well the tweet was sent out very shortly after Silva’s highly publicized hearing with the...

Aug 14, 2015 9:42 am

Rogan: ‘More UFC Fighters Smoke Pot Than Don’t’

UFC commentator and comedian Joe Rogan speaks the truth. On a recent episode of his popular JRE Podcast, Rogan stated that a ‘tremendous’ number of UFC fighters smoke marijuana. Is that earth shattering news? Not really, but it is interesting to hear it from such a prominent name in the UFC. Rogan continued, saying that...

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 13, 2015 2:03 pm

Anderson Silva Suspended 1 Year And Win Over Nick Diaz Overturned

Former UFC middleweight champion Anderson Silva finally had his day in ‘court’, when he appeared in front of the Nevada State Athletic Commission to deal with his failed drug tests from UFC 183. That fight happened back in January and the hearing just took place today, due to several extensions and delays. However the day...