1452 Search Results for drug test

Jul 6, 2015 1:02 pm

UFC Releases Statement on Melendez’s Failed Drug Test

UFC lightweight Gilbert Melendez will serve a one year suspension for failing his UFC 188 post fight drug test. Ultimate Fighting Championship released the following statement on the matter: Following his bout at UFC 188 in Mexico City on June 13, UFC lightweight Gilbert Melendez tested positive for exogenous origin of testosterone metabolites. The UFC...

Jul 5, 2015 1:02 pm

Rony Jason To Sue CABMAA If Drug Test Is Reversed

Rony Jason walked into controversy after his swift first round win over Damon Jackson at UFC Fight Night 67 in May. Jason was quickly suspended from competition after CABMMA revealed he had tested positive for a banned diuretic. The suspension is expected to last nine months, but Jason is hoping to prove his innocence with...

Jul 5, 2015 7:01 am

Drug Free Sport Releases Statement on Controversial Jose Aldo Drug Test Situation

The company responsible for Jose Aldo’s drug testing snafu earlier in June have finally broken their silence. Ben Mosier of Drug Free Sport made his way into Aldo’s training camp, unannounced, and requested a urine sample of the featherweight champion. Aldo’s manager, Andre Pederneiras, was suspicious of Mosier and called the Brazilian MMA Athletic Commission and...

Jul 2, 2015 9:24 am

With USADA On Board, This UFC Fighter Asks For Drug Test

UFC fighter Josh Samman wants to be drug tested now! Samman took to social media to ring in the first day of the new UFC drug testing policy by asking USADA to come down to his gym and test him. He showed off his physique and said he wants to be tested for the validation....


Jun 26, 2015 9:11 am

Anderson Silva’s Drug Test Was Negative And Here’s Proof

Anderson Silva, former UFC middleweight champion and p4p best fighter in the world, has been sidelined due to a failed drug test that showed the use of steroids. Silva is currently awaiting a hearing with the Nevada State Athletic Commission but it looks like some interesting things are coming to light. We know that Silva...

Jun 23, 2015 7:23 am

Kawajiri: ‘I May Be Able to Win UFC Gold with New Drug Testing Policy’

“I heard from July that the drug-testing policy is going to be very strict. So I think [without] those monsters of fighters in the UFC who may have had a problem with these things, I may be able to win this division now.” “I signed with the UFC for one reason, which was to become...

Jun 19, 2015 8:40 am

Crazy New Details Emerge In Anderson Silva Drug Testing Case… IS HE INNOCENT?

Some interesting news has surfaced about former UFC middleweight champion Anderson Silva’s failed drug tests. According to Larry Pepe, MMA & bodybuilding journalist and host of Pro MMA Radio, the results of Silva’s drug tests show conflicting results. Apparently, a test was given and two samples were sent to two different labs. One lab tested positive,...

Jun 18, 2015 1:41 pm

Rony Jason Fighting Drug Test Findings — ‘My Lawyers Are On It’

“It was a surprise. I never in my life thought something like this could happen. I’ve fought for the UFC 10 times: three times in TUF, and seven more fights after that. I’ve never used inappropriate methods to make weight. I always make weight. Making weight is one of my biggest concerns. I know it’s...

Jun 17, 2015 6:30 am

Aldo Breaks Silence, Comes Clean On Details Of Strange Drug Test

“I don’t care what he says. He doesn’t know what happened here. When they came to us, Aldo immediately did the test. It was weird because no one from the Brazilian commission knew about this. At first, he said he was from the (Nevada) commission, and then I asked for a document and he said...

Jun 15, 2015 12:33 pm

USADA CEO: ‘UFC Will Have NO Involvement In Drug Testing’

Earlier in June, Ultimate Fighting Championship made a big step in order to clean up the sport of mixed martial arts. They announced the ‘most comprehensive anti-doping policy’ and became very proactive about drug testing their athletes. The CEO of the United States Anti-Doping Agency (USADA), Travis Tygart, has stated how impressed he was at...

Jun 14, 2015 9:50 am

UFC Releases Statement on Controversial Jose Aldo Drug Testing

The UFC has released an official statement regarding the drama surrounding Jose Aldo’s recent drug-testing snafu. The situation was a mess and caused challenger Conor McGregor to call the champion, his UFC 189 opponent, a weasel. Of course, the situation was sorted out and Aldo eventually took the tests. The following is UFC’s statement, which...

Jun 12, 2015 1:40 pm

McGregor Blasts “Weasel” Aldo For Botched Drug Test

Yesterday we learned that Jose Aldo skirted his way through a drug test on a technicality, and of course some people think the worst. Conor McGregor, is one of those people. I was random tested on May 23rd. Blood AND Urine. @josealdojunior you little weasel. You and your weasel coach. #AndNew — Conor McGregor (@TheNotoriousMMA)...

Jun 12, 2015 11:22 am

Jose Aldo Calls Cops On Drug Tester, Gets Him Deported

UFC featherweight champion Jose Aldo was administered a drug test on Thursday, but it will be thrown out according to recent reports. Ben Mosier from Drug Free Sport lab went to Nova Uniao on Thursday morning to collect urine sample from the 145-pound champion, but Aldo’s manager, Andre Pederneiras, was suspicious about the man. Aldo...

Jun 8, 2015 11:42 am

USADA CEO: ‘We Were Impressed By How Fast UFC Took Action on Drug Testing’

  Is the age of clean MMA approaching? The UFC unveiled their new drug testing policy and their partnership with the United States Anti-Doping Agency, who will act as an independent testing agent. A lot of fans, media and fighters were surprised by the big announcement and the UFC received overwhelmingly positive feedback. One of...

Jun 7, 2015 11:33 am

Hendo: Drug testing is great, but I want TRT back!

MMA legend and current UFC fighter Dan Henderson showed the world that he’s still got, even at 44 years-old, when he knocked Tim Boetsch out this past weekend in under 30 seconds. Henderson, who was on TRT prior to it being banned, recently talked about the UFC’s new drug testing policy and partnership with the...

Jun 4, 2015 4:09 am

White: ‘Drug Testing Policy Is Not Good For Business’

Dana White talked about the financial side of the new drug testing program on ‘UFC Tonight’ “There’s no business upside, but a massive upside for the sport. It’s the right thing for the sport and for the athletes. If you take a kid who has a ton of potential and get him on PEDs, you...

Jun 3, 2015 5:58 am

UFC Fighters React To New Drug Testing Policy

The UFC just announced its new drug testing policy and here’s what the MMA world had to say about it! I'm very proud of the @ufc for taking a serious position on #PEDs. I hope they follow through with everything and clean this sport up. — Tim Kennedy (@TimKennedyMMA) June 3, 2015 I know some...

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...