2036 Search Results for anderson silva

Mar 2, 2015 6:00 am

Report: Anderson Silva To Admit To Steroid Use

Since it was announced that Anderson Silva failed a random pre-fight drug test, as well as his fight night drug test, he has been relatively quiet regarding the drug testing failures with the exception of one statement. While there isn’t a date set for Silva’s hearing with the NSAC, there has been much talk regarding...

Mar 1, 2015 1:31 pm

“I’ll Never Look At Anderson Silva As A Cheater”

After it was announced that Anderson Silva failed a random, pre-fight drug test ahead of his UFC 183 return against Nick Diaz, people immediately branded him as a cheater. Following that announcement, it was revealed that Silva failed another drug test, further bringing his legacy into question. One person who doesn’t view Silva any differently...

Feb 25, 2015 1:27 pm

Anderson Silva Returns To Training

It has been almost exactly a month since Anderson Silva returned to the Octagon at UFC 183 and fought Nick Diaz. Since the fight, news has emerged that Silva failed two drug tests for anabolic steroids. Silva has been quiet since the news surfaced, however he can be seen here in a picture with RFA...

Feb 24, 2015 2:31 pm

Lyoto Machida: ‘Anderson Silva is a victim’ in PED scandal

“I’m very surprised, but I think [Silva’s] a victim. I think he’s a story. I prefer not to talk about that because it’s a very difficult situation. I have a lot of confidence in Anderson. I know that maybe he doesn’t use that. I’m in camp. He’s in America now. I haven’t talked to him...

Feb 20, 2015 2:40 pm

POLL: Do You Believe Anderson Silva Is Innocent?

Anderson Silva has failed his recent drug tests for steroids. This is a fact. In an out-of-competition pre-fight test he failed, and in another in-competition test, he also failed. These are the facts. Early this morning, Anderson Silva offered up his first defense, and proclaimed his innocence of all charges. He’s arguably the greatest-of-all-time. So,...

Feb 20, 2015 2:06 am

Anderson Silva Breaks His Silence: ‘I have never taken PEDs’

IN RESPECT TO MY FANS I will not say anything about who I am or what I went through to get here. What matters to me now is the respect from those who have followed my career. I bled, struggled and fought because I love it and because I always wanted to honor the flag...

Feb 17, 2015 3:56 pm

Anderson Silva Suspended By NSAC Pending Disciplinary Hearing

The Nevada State Athletic Commission today moved to temporarily suspend Anderson Silva pending a disciplinary hearing for his failed UFC 183 drug test, for steroids. The States Attorney General has requested a disciplinary hearing to deal with Silva’s multiple failed drug tests in the state in the lead up and post UFC 183. The Commission...

Feb 17, 2015 2:25 pm

MORE FAILURES! Anderson Silva Fails Pre And Post UFC 183 Drug Tests

We’re currently moments away from the NSAC’s address on Anderson Silva and reports are already coming out that tell a troubling tale. Anderson Silva failed more drug tests. An additional positive test for steroids, and his post-fight test was failed for anti-anxiety/insomnia medication. MMAJunkie.com has it: Silva (34-6 MMA, 17-2 UFC), who defeated Diaz via...

Feb 16, 2015 5:04 am

Throwback! Anderson Silva Lands Rare Back Elbow KO

It doesn’t have to be Thursday for us to throw it back! In this throwback video we see Anderson ‘The Spider’ Silva landing the seldom seen ‘back elbow’ from his days in Cage Rage. This footage is from 2006!

Feb 13, 2015 3:45 am

Brazilian Fighters React To Anderson Silva’s Failed Drug Test

UFC Fight Night 62 fighters Demian Maia, Ryan LaFlare, Erick Silva and Leonardo Santos react to former champion Anderson Silva testing positive for two banned substances. REPLAY! TEAM ALPHA MALE RADIO FEATURING URIJAH FABER. SEE WHAT ALL THE HYPE’S ABOUT:

Feb 12, 2015 4:40 am

Report: Anderson Silva Failed A Second Drug Test

Former UFC middleweight champion Anderson “The Spider” Silva has seen better days. Following very controversial news that he had failed an out-of-competition drug test for steroids, reports are now coming out that he failed a second test as well. MMAJunkie.com has it: Multiple sources close to the situation on Wednesday confirmed to MMAjunkie that Silva...

Feb 9, 2015 5:08 pm

GSP Admits To Recently Turning Down Fight Against Anderson Silva

Since Georges St. Pierre took an indefinite leave of absence from MMA back in November of 2013 after defeating Johny Hendricks, there has been much speculation as to when the former UFC welterweight kingpin would return to the Octagon. Towards the end of 2014, it was revealed that GSP was cleared to resume training after...

Feb 9, 2015 2:11 pm

Anderson Silva Passes Second Out-Of-Competition Drug Test

The NSAC revealed today that Anderson Silva passed a second drug test, issued on January 19th to test for HGH. The commission took a blood sample for the HGH test, and a urine sample for the PED test, which Silva also passed. The HGH testing was done at a Salt Lake City WADA-accredited Sports Medicine...

Feb 9, 2015 1:50 pm

Anderson Silva Pulled From ‘TUF Brazil’ Coaching Slot

Just moments ago the UFC announced that Anderson Silva will no longer be a coach on TUF Brazil 4 following his recent failed drug test. Silva has yet to appear before the Nevada State Athletic Commission, but will do so on February 17th. The UFC sent the following press release regarding the situation: The UFC®...

Feb 9, 2015 7:32 am

UFC Denies Withholding Anderson Silva’s payment

Yesterday news surfaced that the UFC had been withholding a $6 Million payment to Anderson Silva in U.S. Dollars as a result of his failed drug test from UFC 183 (See that HERE) This outraged many fans, who felt the UFC should also have withheld Jon Jones earnings from UFC 182, where Jones tested positive...

Feb 8, 2015 3:41 pm

Report: UFC Withholding $6 Million Payment To Anderson Silva

Last month Anderson Silva returned to the Octagon after a 13 month layoff to fight Nick Diaz in the main event of UFC 183. Silva went the distance with Diaz, ultimately winning by unanimous decision. After the bout however, it was revealed that Silva failed a random, pre-fight drug test ahead of the bout, but...

Feb 8, 2015 2:19 pm

Firas Zahabi Compares Anderson Silva To Lance Armstrong

Since news broke of Anderson Silva’s failed pre-fight random drug test ahead of UFC 183, there has been much talk of whether or not Silva is still the GOAT (Greatest Of All Time). In the eyes of many, including Chael Sonnen, the failed drug test puts Silva’s past record into question, leaving many to wonder...

Feb 7, 2015 10:50 am

GSP ‘surprised’ by Anderson Silva’s failed UFC 183 drug test

Just about everyone in the mixed martial arts community was shocked to learn that former UFC middleweight champion Anderson Silva had tested positive for 2 types of banned substances (steroids) following his UFC 183 victory over Nick Diaz. Former UFC welterweight champion, Georges St. Pierre, recently spoke with La Presse (via Yahoo) where he gave...

Feb 6, 2015 11:32 am

Anderson Silva’s Win Over Nick Diaz Taken Away By Nevada

Former UFC middleweight champion Anderson Silva is having a rough week. After learning of his failed drug test, the widely considered pound-for-pound greatest fighter of all-time will have most recent win over Nick Diaz overturned by the State of Nevada. This unfortunate turn of events makes Silva winless in 2.5 years, with his last Octagon...

Feb 5, 2015 10:34 am

Anderson Silva: ‘I’m an advocate for a clean sport’

“I’ve been competing in this sport for a very long time. This is my 19th fight in the UFC. I have been thoroughly tested many times and have never had a positive drug test. I have not taken any performance enhancing drugs. My stance on drugs is, and will always be, the same. I’m an...

Feb 4, 2015 7:37 pm

Sonnen Offers His Advice To Anderson Silva

“If he did this, I would encourage him and anybody else, much like me, just come out and say you did it. The door is still open to come out and just tell us what happened. Say, ‘Listen, it was still in my system. I’m busted. I’m sorry.’ Lay it out, fade to black, and...

Feb 4, 2015 7:28 pm

Dana White Statement On Anderson Silva

“Anderson Silva has been one of the greatest athletes this sport has ever seen. He has had a long and distinguished career in mixed martial arts. In his nine years with the UFC, Anderson has never tested positive for a banned substance. In light of this, we want to ensure that Anderson gets his due...

Feb 4, 2015 2:43 pm

Anderson Silva Breaks His Silence — ‘I have not taken any PED’s’

“I’ve been competing in this sport for a very long time. This is my nineteenth fight in the UFC. I have been thoroughly tested many times and have never had a positive drug test. “I have not taken any performance-enhancing drugs. My stance on drugs is, and will always be, the same. I’m an advocate...

Feb 4, 2015 12:48 pm

Anderson Silva’s Failed Drug Test

Though Anderson Silva maintains his innocence, the State of Nevada has released the findings from his January 9 drug test. The documents are open the public.

Feb 4, 2015 11:36 am

Anderson Silva: ‘Steroids make the sport bad’

  True, Anderson Silva is denying his use of Performance Enhancing drugs. Also true, the UFC’s greatest pound-for-pound fighter to ever live just tested positive for two different steroids. In a telling interview from last October, Anderson Silva discussed PED’s in MMA, with MMAjunkie.com . Check it: ‘When the guys test for the steroids, (they should...

Feb 4, 2015 8:01 am

Team Alpha Male Fighters Discuss Anderson Silva’s Failed Drug Test

The MMA community was both shocked and disappointed when the news that longtime great Anderson Silva had failed a pre-fight drug test prior to his fight with Nick Diaz at UFC 183. Silva tested positive for the steroids drostanolone and androstane. Tuesday nights episode of Team Alpha Male Radio went live right after the news...

Feb 4, 2015 8:00 am

Anderson Silva denies taking steroids prior to UFC 183

Yesterday, the NSAC announced that former UFC middleweight champion Anderson Silva tested positive for 2 performance enhancing drugs following his victory over Nick Diaz at last weekend’s UFC 183 event in Las Vegas. “The Spider” was tested for the banned substances on January 9, 2015, but according to the Nevada State Athletic Commission the results...