6022 Search Results for PED

Feb 16, 2015 7:50 am

Brendan Schaub Details Past Oxycontin Addiction

UFC heavyweight Brendan Schaub, who is a frequent guest on UFC commentator Joe Rogan’s podcast, ‘The Joe Rogan Experience’, spoke about his past addiction with Oxycontin, a very powerful painkiller prescription. Rogan, Schaub, Eddie Bravo, and Justin Milos, watched this past weekend’s “UFC Fight Night: Broomfield” card, doing commentary on the event, on Rogan’s podcast....

Feb 16, 2015 7:27 am

Royce Gracie: ‘Failed Drug Tests Show The System Is Working’

With the recent string of PED busts, inside and outside of the UFC, many fans, and fighters, are saying the the sport of Mixed Martial Arts, has a massive drug problem that needs to be fixed. With two of the UFC’s pound for pound kings, Jon Jones and Anderson Silva, failing drug tests in the...

Feb 16, 2015 6:46 am

Frank Mir: ‘TRT Just Put A Band-Aid On The Problem’

As Frank Mir gears up to fight Bigfoot Silva on Sunday in Brazil, many fans have taken note that this will be Mir’s first Octagon appearance since the ban of TRT, almost a year ago to date. Mir was one of the fighters who was given a TUE (Testosterone Use Exemption) which allowed him to...

Feb 16, 2015 5:06 am

Brandon Thatch Thanks Fans After Loss To Henderson

Following his 4th round submission loss to Benson Henderson, Brandon Thatch was in good spirits, all things considered. Thatch, who had his 10-fight win streak snapped at the hands of the former lightweight champion, took to Twitter to thank his fans. Had so much fun last night! Love my life. Thanks for the support:) —...


Feb 15, 2015 2:16 pm

Dana White Shuts Down Henderson vs. MacDonald Fight Talks

Last night after Benson Henderson defeated Brandon Thatch via 4th round submission, he revealed that if Rory MacDonald was still in need of an opponent for UFC 186, he would be happy to step in for Hector Lombard, who was popped for PEDs after his UFC 182 win over Josh Burkman. Immediately the MMA world...

Feb 15, 2015 7:29 am

Rory MacDonald Reacts To Henderson’s Callout

Last night, following his 4th round submission win over Brandon Thatch, Benson Henderson called for a bout against Rory MacDonald. MacDonald was slated to fight Hector Lombard at UFC 186 in April, however it was discovered that Lombard tested positive for PEDs following his win over Josh Burkman at UFC 182 in January. Henderson said...

Feb 14, 2015 5:57 pm

UFC FN 60 Results: Makovski Smothers Elliot & Earns Decision Win

Number ten raked flyweight Zach Makovsky was able to pin Tim Elliot down on the mat for the majority of the fight tonight to secure his third UFC win. Throughout all of the takedowns, Elliot kept the pace of the fight fun and interesting as he never stopped fighting off of his back. If he...

Feb 14, 2015 4:10 am

WWE’s Goldberg In Talks To Fight For Glory

“We own Extreme Power Muay Thai here in Oceanside, [San Diego] California and I was in the gym with Ajarn Ruben. He is not really a social media guy and I wanted to show him how social media worked. “So GLORY 19 was on [that] night and.. You know for me, as a longtime combat...

Feb 14, 2015 4:05 am

UFC Holding Special Press Conference To Address Recent Drug Test Failings

After a tiring few months of failed drug test, UFC President Dana White and company CEO Lorenzo Fertitta will address the News Media on Wednesday to discuss the recent “PED Epidemic” in their company. Several fighters over the course of the sport’s history have failed drug tests. However, this year alone, the UFC’s two biggest...

Feb 13, 2015 8:18 pm

Bellator 133 Results: Shlemenko KOs Manhoef with Spinning Backfist

Alexander Shlemenko is back! Melvin Manhoef got cracked with a spinning backfist in the second round and was sent crashing to the canvas with his eyes glazed over. Shlemenko led Manhoef and the fans in attendance into a lull with the lack of action in the opening round. The first two minutes of the fight...

Feb 13, 2015 6:37 pm

Bellator 133 Results: Honeycutt Blasts Through Macfarlane in Round 3

Bellator 133 kicked off live from Fresno, California with stacked free card on Spike TV. In the opening bout, undefeated Chris Honeycutt ripped his way through Clayton MacFarlane where he eventually finished him in the final round with body strikes. Clayton MacFarlane offered very little in tonight’s performance. there were several times it looked like...

Feb 13, 2015 12:27 pm

Henderson: “I shouldn’t have to defend myself from doing drugs”

“Guilty by association,” said Henderson. “It’s not a good look for the UFC fighters to consistently pop up positive, positive, positive, for all these PEDs. It’s a bad look for the sport. It’s a bad look for us fighters. I have to defend myself for doing drugs? I’m not the last guy, but I shouldn’t...

Feb 13, 2015 4:49 am

“UFC 184: Rousey vs. Zingano” Extended Preview

UFC women’s bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey defends her crown for the fifth time against No. 1 contender Cat Zingano at UFC 184 in Los Angeles. The unbeaten Rousey has ripped through all contenders at 135 pounds, needing just a combined 82 seconds to defeat her opponents in the two most recent title defenses. Colorado’s Zingano...

Feb 12, 2015 8:16 pm

WSOF 18 Recap: Headbutts, Dragon Ball Z and a Title Retained

Cody McKenzie Threw a Headbutt On Purpose and Lost Andrew McInnes def. Cody McKenzie by way of DQ (Intentional Headbutt) 4:57 of Round 1 This bout was a black eye on an exciting night of fights. Andrew McInnes and Cody McKenzie were on their way to having a fun back and forth fight where submission...

Feb 12, 2015 12:47 pm

Matt Brown Gets In Fist Fight Outside Of The Cage

UFC welterweight contender Matt Brown was recently involved in a light, possibly violent, punching altercation with his former BJJ coach, the severity of which depends on whose side you believe. Taking to Facebook was Brown: “Alright I gotta say something now I suppose. I have WAY bigger fish to fry, but I can’t help it...

Feb 12, 2015 10:00 am

Ronda’s Mom Posts Photos Of Ronda’s Random Drug Test

Ronda Rousey is not exempt from the recent PED crackdown in the UFC. And as such, the State of California decided to pay her a visit for a random drug screening. Ronda’s mom reacts: That “everyone is doping” excuse? I call bullshit. Here’s @RondaRousey today doing CSAC drug test pic.twitter.com/WztDYt1EqX — DrAnnMaria (@DrAnnMaria) February 11,...

Feb 11, 2015 11:54 am

COWARD? Tate Fires Back At Kaufman For Foolish Call Out

Former Strikeforce champion Sarah Kaufman has been campaigning for a fight against the UFC’s number two female in Miesha Tate. The callouts escalated this week when Kaufman referred to Tate as a coward for not accepting the bout, and now Tate has responded. “I wasn’t going to bother posting the CT Scan picture of the...

Feb 11, 2015 10:31 am

Joe Rogan: ‘There’s a steroid epidemic in the UFC’

“The UFC and MMA in general is a steroid epidemic.They’ve started this really stringent testing, and everybody is getting popped. They’re just getting popped left and right. It’s one of the things fighters have been saying for a long time, that everyone is on steroids, or a huge percentage. The number (is) 50, 60 (percent),...

Feb 10, 2015 4:11 pm

UFC Fighters React To Hector Lombard’s Failed Drug Test

Let’s face it, at this point if a fighter “doesn’t” fail for performance enhancing drugs it would be news worthy. In this new PED Era of the UFC, fighters are continually being dishonest with themselves, their fans, and the sport by using Performance Enhancing Drugs. Hector Lombard is just the latest. He’s not the first,...

Feb 10, 2015 1:27 pm

Hector Lombard Latest Fighter To Fail Drug Test

The UFC’s drug problem continues to show its ugly face, as top UFC welterweight fighter Hector Lombard has failed his UFC 182 drug test for anabolic steroids. Earlier today we learned that the UFC had removed Lombard vs. MacDonald from their scheduled UFC 186 co-main event, and now we know why. Ariel Helwani reports: The...

Feb 10, 2015 11:04 am

Johnson vs. Horiguchi, Not MacDonald vs. Lombard Set For UFC 186

  The UFC announced an updated fight card and released ticket prices for UFC 186: DILLASHAW vs. BARAO II at the Bell Centre on Saturday, April 25. The organization will be returning to Montreal with two championship title fights including the highly anticipated re-match between the world’s No.9-ranked pound-for-pound mixed martial artist, UFC bantamweight champion...

Feb 9, 2015 4:52 pm

Sonnen: ‘Jones Is The Baddest Man On The Planet’

Chael Sonnen has fought many top contenders throughout his 44 fight professional MMA career, including: Anderson Silva, Jon Jones, Shogun Rua, Rashad Evans, Mayhem Miller, and more. Despite being retired now, Sonnen still manages to keep his name in headlines with his podcast, through Tweets, and with interviews. Since it was announced that Anderson Silva...

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 8:02 am

Nick Diaz Accused Of Stiffing Coach Of Pay

Nick Diaz boxing coach Richard Perez is accusing his pupil of stiffing him on his cut of his payout from the Georges St. Pierre fight, and refusing to give him a contract for the Anderson Silva fight. Perez has been a staple of the Diaz camp for much of Nick, and Nate’s careers, however he...

Feb 9, 2015 7:31 am

Chael Sonnen Explains Theory Behind Silva’s Failed Drug Test

By now, the world knows of Anderson Silva’s failed random pre-fight drug test for 2 anabolic steroids ahead of UFC 183. There are many theories floating around as to why after 18 years in the sport, Silva turned his back on his firmly held belief that PED users have no place in the Octagon. Some...

Feb 9, 2015 7:01 am

Carmouche Discusses Problems In The Women’s Bantamweight Division

Former UFC women’s bantamweight title challenger Liz Carmouche hasn’t fought since April of 2014, when she lost to Miesha Tate. The next time she steps into the Octagon, it will be at “UFC Fight Night: Mendes vs. Lamas” on April 4th, almost a year to date since the last time she was in the Octagon....

Feb 9, 2015 5:01 am

Demetrious Johnson Wants $2 Million To Fight TJ Dillashaw

UFC flyweight champion Demetrious Johnson is one of the most dominant fighters today. Johnson hasn’t lost since 2011, when he fought Dominick Cruz for the UFC bantamweight championship. Since then, Johnson has gone 7-0-1, winning the inaugural UFC flyweight championship, and defending it 5 times since then. Go up a weight class and you have...