4766 Search Results for PED

Feb 20, 2015 10:08 am

Ellenberger: ‘I know my opponents use PEDs, because they told me’

“I know for a fact I’ve fought guys on PEDs. I’ve had guys tell me that after the fight. I won’t say any names but you can tell. You can tell when you clinch up with somebody. Probably the biggest test is by the way they look, but I’m not going to name names. It’s...

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 18, 2015 11:54 am

Joe Warren On The Time He ‘Dojo Stomped’ A 60 Year Old Ninja

On the latest episode of Stud Show Radio (formerly TAM Radio) Bellator bantamweight champion Joe Warren stopped by to hang out and answer questions. During the show one of the hosts asked Warren to tell the story about him going into karate studios and fighting people. The story as he told it is below. Enjoy....

Feb 16, 2015 4:36 pm

Urijah Faber: ‘I Would Never Touch PEDs’

As Urijah Faber gears up for his “UFC Fight Night: Manilla” bout against Frankie Edgar in May, he sounded off on the topic everyone has been talking about, PEDs. Faber has been in the sport professionally for 12 years, and his bout with Edgar will mark his 40th professional fight. As a veteran of both...

Feb 16, 2015 4:30 pm

Frankie Edgar’s Message To PED Users: ‘I’ll Beat You Anyway’

With the recent string of PED busts in MMA, from Anderson Silva, and Jon Jones, to Jon Fitch in the World Series Of Fighting, the PED issue is one that can’t be ignored. As Frankie Edgar gears up for his “UFC Fight Night: Manilla” bout against Urijah Faber, he gave his thoughts on the ‘hot...

Feb 16, 2015 8:28 am

Bas Rutten Goes Off On PED Users

MMA is going through a difficult time right now when it comes to drug testing failures, with numerous high profile fighters testing positive for PEDs, including Anderson Silva, and Jon Jones. Bas Rutten has a very firm stance when it comes to PEDs, and explained it on Inside MMA recently.

Feb 16, 2015 7:15 am

PED Testing Expert: ‘If You Want A Clean Sport, Toughen Up’

World renowned drug testing expert Dr. Don Catlin, who founded the UCLA’s Olympic Analytical Lab, joined Bas Rutten, and Kenny Rice on Inside MMA to discuss the recent PED issues in MMA, and called for promotions to take control of their drug testing procedures in order to have a cleaner sport.

Feb 16, 2015 7:09 am

Coker On Universal PED Testing Policy: “It Would Be Amazing”

Recently, the sport of MMA has gone through a troubling period recently when it comes to drug test. Many fighters, including pound for pound kings Anderson Silva, and Jon Jones, have tested positive for PEDs, among other fighters. The PED epidemic is not just plaguing the UFC, as 4 fighters on the Bellator 127 card...

Feb 13, 2015 4:30 am

Kongo Talks King Mo, PEDs in MMA

Cheick Kongo discusses his upcoming bout with King Mo Lawal at Bellator 134: The British Invasion and the PED epidemic in MMA. REPLAY! TEAM ALPHA MALE RADIO FEATURING URIJAH FABER. SEE WHAT ALL THE HYPE’S ABOUT:

Feb 12, 2015 4:30 am

“Mighty Mouse”: ‘Suspend PED violators for 4 years’

UFC flyweight champion Demetrious “Mighty Mouse” Johnson has an answer for the UFC’s new battle with Performance Enhancing Drugs (PEDs). Using his role as guest-host on last night’s edition of UFC Tonight, Johnson suggested that harsher punishments may resolve the issue. Check it: “I’m pretty sure if you made [suspensions] four years that they lost...

Feb 12, 2015 4:30 am

Bisping: ‘There needs to be harsher penalties for PED users’

“Dana White said if people are using it, they’re going to get caught. We’re seeing that. For people who don’t know too much about the sport and see legends like Anderson Silva get caught, it looks bad and leaves a bad tasted in people’s mouths. I’d like to see every main event and co-main event...

Feb 12, 2015 4:30 am

D.C.: ‘PED failures not a bad thing. It’s a good thing. Do more testing’

“When you look at social media, fans are saying this is bad for the UFC. I say it’s good. It’s working. Keep it up. It’s exposing these guys who are taking short cuts. Keep testing these guys. Tell them they can’t keep cheating. It’s not a bad thing. It’s a good thing. Do more [testing]....

Feb 11, 2015 9:32 am

Rousey On The Risks Of PED’s In The Cage

“This is a combat sport, and we’re not trying to hit a ball harder. These drugs can make you hit a person harder. The only reason we’re able to do this sport is that the level of human potential is just [low] enough that we can barely allow it. We’re right at the threshold. “It’s...

Feb 11, 2015 4:30 am

Rousey Puts Cyborg On Blast For Past PED Use

UFC bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey fires off at Cris Cyborg (pictured) in the heat of an anti-PED rant. Cyborg, who famously tested positive for steroids back in the day, is not on Rousey’s Christmas card list. The UFC champ took to Yahoo Sports! with her thoughts: “I’ve been ready to fight her at any point....

Feb 11, 2015 4:15 am

Rousey Reacts To Silva’s Test: ‘I wanted to cry… PEDs are a weapon’

“I was heartbroken to hear that, I wanted to cry… People need to realize that is a weapon and they’re bringing a weapon into the cage and they’re making our sport unsafe,The day that a person dies in that Octagon and the person who killed them tests positive for performance-enhancing drugs, we’re going to have...

Feb 11, 2015 4:03 am

UFC’s Tim Kennedy: ‘There’s a crazy PED Problem in MMA’

“There’s a crazy problem. The inevitable is gonna happen and where somebody is going to get seriously hurt and the person that caused that is gonna test positive and then the sport is … ” “I’m talking about like something horrible, maybe even something gone wrong where a bad drug is used and something happens...

Feb 9, 2015 4:57 pm

Bigfoot Blames Doctor For Silva’s Positive PED Test

UFC heavyweight Antonio ‘Bigfoot’ Silva is stepping up to defend his friend, and teammate Anderson ‘The Spider’ Silva after it was revealed earlier this month that Silva failed a pre-fight random drug test ahead of UFC 183. Bigfoot points out that Anderson has had a 17-year long MMA career, and has never tested positive for...

Feb 9, 2015 4:40 pm

GSP “Not Surprised” About Recent String Of PED Busts

Georges St. Pierre has always advocated a cleaner sport, even going as far as to saying his retirement was in part due to a rampant PED problem in MMA. In 2015, Anderson Silva and Jon Fitch have both tested positive for PEDs. Silva testing positive for 2 anabolic steroids leading up to his UFC 183...

Feb 9, 2015 7:45 am

GSP: ‘Silva vs. Diaz Should Have Been Cancelled, PED’s Are Weapons’

Former UFC welterweight champion Georges St. Pierre has always been vocal about his stance on PEDs, saying they have no place in the sport, and even going as far as to cite the PED problems in MMA for one of the reasons for his retirement. Following Anderson Silva’s failed drug test for 2 PED’s, Georges...

Feb 6, 2015 8:34 pm

Years Ago, Penn Warned Of MMA’s PED Problem

  Ever since the UFC decided to make out-of-competition drug testing “a thing”, they’ve had to endure some serious ramifications. Jon Jones was the first mega-bust, but this week we learned that the man many consider the greatest fighter of all time, Anderson Silva, was also found to have Performance Enhancing Drugs in his system....

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 4:20 am

UFC Fighters React To Anderson Silva’s Failed PED Test

The MMA world is in shock following the recent news that Anderson Silva has failed his pre-fight drug test for two-different types of performance enhancing drugs. Here’s the most notable reactions: Sad that Anderson silva tested positive for steroids. Although in hindsight, I'm not surprised. I'm too naive. #any1notcheatingbesidesme — michael (@bisping) February 4, 2015...

Feb 4, 2015 4:06 am

UPDATE! Anderson Silva Tests Positive For Two PED’s

It’s been a crazy year for the sport of Mixed Martial Art, and we’re only one month in. Super heroes of the sport are falling from their pedestals, but not in the Octagon. In the latest bit of news, the widely regarded, Greatest Fighter Of All Time (GOAT), Anderson Silva was revealed to have tested positive for...

Feb 1, 2015 11:42 am

Anderson Silva Explains Why He Jumped The Cage To Celebrate With Jon Jones

Following the conclusion of the 5th round of UFC 183, Anderson Silva jumped the Octagon fence and shared a moment with UFC light heavyweight kingpin Jon Jones. Silva and Jones have trained together in the past, and even had a sparring session (See that HERE), but many wondered why Silva went as far as to...

Jan 28, 2015 9:10 am

UFC 183 Embedded, Episode 1 — Diaz Missing, Skipped Flight To Vegas?

On episode #1 of UFC 183 Embedded, former middleweight champion Anderson Silva goofs around with fans in Los Angeles before venturing into an all-team paintball war. Welterweights Tyron Woodley and Kelvin Gastelum arrive on site for fight week, as do women’s bantamweight opponents Miesha Tate and Sara McMann, who share an awkward exchange in the...

Jan 26, 2015 8:30 pm

Sara McMann’s Title Fight Against Rousey Helped Save Her Father’s Life

Almost a year ago, Sara McMann stepped into the Octagon to face Ronda Rousey for the UFC women’s bantamweight title. McMann lost the bout via TKO after being kneed in the body and the fight was stopped. While the fight was a controversial stoppage in the eyes of many, it helped her father beat cancer....

Jan 22, 2015 6:33 pm

PED Expert: ‘Jon Jones Should Be Kept On A Very Short Leash’

“The question is what was suppressing his testosterone production for that period of time. Something caused it to go down, and I do not believe it was overtraining. Exogenous testosterone and other steroids in a period of time, depending on dosage and method of administration, can completely shut your testosterone and epitestosterone levels in urine...