5926 Search Results for PED

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...

Jul 31, 2015 1:42 pm

Pederneiras Talks Barao Moving To Featherweight And Aldo’s Return

  “For now, we haven’t talked about whether he stays at this weight, or goes up. We’ll have that talk next week.” “I feel Barao fought at a level way below his potential. He wasn’t able to perform in the way we saw during training. One positive would be that, even though Barao was very...

Jul 30, 2015 12:01 am

Paige VanZant Gets Hyped––Pumps Iron To Drizzy Drake

Getting stronger #ufc191 @mvmntcrossfit A video posted by Paige VanZant (@paigevanzantufc) on Jul 29, 2015 at 10:16pm PDT Check out UFC star Paige VanZant as she puts in some serious work ahead of her scrap with Alex Chambers!! BJ Penn, Matt Hughes, & Frank Trigg Talk Fighting… Eachother — EPIC! – AMAZING! – MUST WATCH!

Jul 28, 2015 6:30 am

Lorenz Larkin: “Fighters popped for Steroids should be banned for life!”

UFC welterweight slugger Lorenz “The Monsoon” Larkin (16-4 MMA) recently sat down with BJPENN.com’s Chris Taylor to discuss a number of topics, one of those being the UFC’s revamped drug policy. Larkin is happy that the UFC has implemented year-round drug testing for fighters but doesn’t feel the penalty for those caught on steroids is...

Jul 26, 2015 12:56 pm

GSP: I Should Have Stopped Earlier than I Did

Georges St. Pierre walked away from the sport of MMA in December 2013 and made it clear he had no idea when, or if, he was making his return. Now, he’s admitting that he should have stepped down as UFC Welterweight Champion earlier than he did. “I became world champion by training for fun. And...