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Jun 1, 2015 11:29 am

Brazil’s Commission May Follow in NAC’s Footsteps with Failed Drug Test Punishments

Fighters who tend to fight in Brazil more often than not need to double check everything they put in their bodies from here on out because their athletic commission (CABMMA) could be cracking down on drug test failures. The Nevada State Athletic Commission recently approved measures for more severe penalties for drug test failures. One...

Jun 1, 2015 7:03 am

Bisping Is Holding Judgement on ‘Hero’ Silva’s Failed Drug Test

Michael Bisping is quick to call out testosterone replacement therapy users like Vitor Belfort, but when it comes to someone like Anderson “The Spider” Silva, Bisping will hold his judgement until his hearing. Anderson Silva and Nick Diaz put on a dream fight at UFC 183, but the bout would soon be surrounded in controversy...

May 13, 2015 9:00 am

Grove and Halsey Took Out of Compeition Drug Tests Before Bellator 137

Kendall Grove and Brandon Halsey are set to duke it out in the main event of this Friday’s “Bellator 137” in Temecula, California. Before they could step into the cage, though, they were forced to take out of compeition drug tests to make the bout official. They both passed! MMAJunkie confirmed that CSAC Executive Director...

May 7, 2015 10:56 am

Grove Hit With Last-Minute Drug Test by CSAC

UFC veteran and current Bellator Middleweight Championship contender Kendall Grove is set to face off with champion Brandon Halsey at Bellator 137 next weekend. While training for Halsey, Kendall Grove got hit with a last-minute drug test by the Nevada State Athletic Commission! Talk about a drug test 24 hours later I'm here in downtown...

Apr 30, 2015 5:30 am

Anderson Silva To Be Subjected To Random Drug Tests For Taekwondo

If Anderson Silva wants to compete in the 2016 Olympic Games, he will have to be open to random out of competition drug testing in taekwondo tournaments. Silva first expressed interest in trying out for his National Taekwondo team earlier this month. When an olympic taekwondo practitioner called him out and basically laughed at “Spider”,...

Apr 28, 2015 2:11 pm

Mayweather and Pacquiao WERE Drug Tested… In 2009.

Floyd Mayweather and Manny Pacquiao were randomly submitted to urine samples back in 2009 when talks of their bout actually started materializing. Yahoo Sports’ Kevin Iole released a report of going-ons behind the scenes with drug tests within this fight. Iole when talking about Olympic style drug testing stated, “Manny said there had to be...

Apr 28, 2015 10:21 am

UFC 186 Fighter Says He Wasn’t Drug Tested

“UFC 186” may be in the books, but it seems there is some drama stemming from the event that has left a UFC fighter feeling a bit uneasy. UFC lightweight David Michaud fought on the preliminary portion of the card against up-and-comer Olivier Aubin-Mercier. Michaud lost the bout by way of submission in the final...

Apr 19, 2015 7:32 am

WATCH! Anderson Silva In Tears After Finding Out He Failed Drug Test

The UFC have released another clip of Anderson Silva finding out about his failed drug test on the set of TUF Brazil. Watch the former champion react and get emotional. By: Ryan C. Miller | @ryancmiller1630 “Luke Rockhold, Countdown to UFC on FOX 15 Feature (Part 2) — FIGHT WEEK!”

Apr 16, 2015 2:06 am

Condit-Alves Down With For Enhanced Drug Testing

Thiago Alves and Carlos Condit will be using their match as an opportunity to prove to the critics that MMA is a lot more clean than some people think. In a recent interview with MMAFighting, both fighters were informed that Brazil, the country they will be fighting in, will adhere to the UFC’s new drug...

Apr 13, 2015 6:40 pm

CLIP! Anderson Silva Reveals His Failed Drug Test On TUF Brazil

Don’t miss Anderson Silva’s dramatic departure from The Ultimate Fighter Season 4 – NEXT MONDAY, exclusively on UFC FIGHT PASS. By: Ryan C. Miller | @ryancmiller1630 SPECIAL EXCLUSIVE — Luke Rockhold, Countdown to UFC on FOX 15 Feature

Apr 8, 2015 10:01 am

‘UFC Fight Night 62: Maia vs. Laflare’ Drug Test Results

‘UFC Fight Night 62’ drug test results have come in and every fighter on the card was clean! Brazil’s athletic commission made the results public on Tuesday. All 24 fighters were tested and six fighters were randomly tested for additional EPO testing. The card took place on March 21, 2015 in Brazil and was headlined...

Apr 3, 2015 10:26 am

GSP: UFC Has Nice Words on Drug Testing, but No Action

“So far, there’s been some nice words, but nothing’s been done. As long as they do nothing, I for sure won’t come back.” The former UFC Welterweight Champion Georges St. Pierre spoke with the Winnipeg Sun recently and shared his thoughts on if anything is truly being done in the octagon about drug testing. BJPENN.COM’S...

Apr 3, 2015 7:17 am

CHEAT! Khabib Throws Prior Drug Test Failure In “Cowboy’s” Face

Khabib Nurmagomedov took to Twitter to ask Dana White and the UFC if they could test Donald Cerrone. Nurmagomedov could be referencing when Cerrone got popped for a banned diuretic at WEC 30 in 2007. 2007 wec @Cowboycerrone he got caught cheating steroids please @ufc @danawhite @lorenzofertitta Random drug test both of us @arielhelwani —...

Mar 31, 2015 9:58 am

Kimbo, Shamrock To Undergo Random Drug Testing Ahead Of Fight

Bellator’s special attraction bout between Kimbo Slice and Ken Shamrock has been promised to fight fans, but it’s not a lock. In order for this Bellator 138 main event to actually go down, both men must pass random drug screenings by the State of Missouri. MMAFighting.com broke the news: Missouri Office of Athletics director Tim...

Mar 31, 2015 4:52 am

Waking Up Weidman! UFC Champ Reacts To Early A.M. Surprise Drug Test

“Just got a ring on my door bell at 6:50 am.. Ended up being the Nevada state athletic commission. Now..I have 2 kids and a pregnant wife so usually I would be pissed someone showing up like that but this is worth the inconvenience. They took blood and urine. First time being tested like that...

Mar 30, 2015 10:25 am

Drug Tests From UFC 184 Come Back Clean

UFC 184: Rousey vs. Zingao was the first time that the California State Athletic Commission decided to test every fighter post-fight with urine and blood test. The results have come back and according to CSAC executive officer Andy Foster both and blood and urine test for all fighters have come back clean.     By:...

Mar 17, 2015 11:20 am

Shlemenko Fails Drug Test in California

The California State Athletic Commission (CSAC) has confirmed, through multiple outlets, that former Bellator middleweight champion, Alexander Shlemenko has failed his pre-fight drug test for his Bellator 133 appearance. The State of California will not disclose the substances Shlemenko failed for, citing privacy laws, but have confirmed they will be seeking a suspension and fine....

Mar 13, 2015 1:38 pm

USADA: Mayweather-Pacquiao To Get Four Year Ban With Positive Drug Test

As part of their contract stipulations Manny Pacquiao and Floyd Mayweather will undergo a rigorous bout of drug testing, supervised by the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency (USADA). Should one of them fail, they will be sentenced to a four-year ban from boxing. The L.A. Times has it: USADA Chief Executive Travis Tygart told the Los Angeles Times...

Mar 9, 2015 5:07 pm

Belfort: Reebok deal and drug testing should be equal for everyone!

“What I meant is this: the sport is coming towards a big change. Let’s talk about uniforms. You see this? (Points to sponsor’s shirt.) These are the people that I have a big contract with. Big contract. Lots of money. So now I’ve gotta go to them and say, ‘Listen, I cannot have you guys...