Keith Kizer Tag

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Nevada State Athletic Commission Names New ...

Apr 19, 2014Comments off190 Views

The Nevada State Athletic Commission on Friday named Robert Bennett as the commission’s new executive director.

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Nevada Athletic Commission Chairman Issues ...

Jan 13, 2014Comments off117 Views

Longtime Nevada Athletic Commission Executive Director Keith Kizer on Friday surprisingly resigned his position. Commissioner Francisco Aguilar issued a statement regarding Kizer's service and accomplishments.

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Nevada Athletic Commission Executive Direct...

Jan 10, 2014Comments off128 Views

Keith Kizer has been the man to oversee mixed martial arts in the state of Nevada for several years. He will remain in that role

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TUF 18 Finale Drug Tests Come Back Clean

Dec 09, 2013Comments off165 Views

The TUF 18 Finale, which took place at the Mandalay Bay Events Center in Las Vegas, had all competing athletes tested for banned substances.

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TUF 18 Finale Official Gate and Attendance ...

Dec 09, 2013Comments off108 Views

The Nevada State Athletic Commission on Monday released the official TUF 18 Finale gate and attendance figures.

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Dana White Rips on NSAC: “The Governo...

Nov 17, 2013Comments off127 Views

Dana White was "blown away" that GSP was awarded a split decision victory over Johny Hendricks at UFC 167 in Las Vegas on Saturday night.

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UFC President Dana White: “Vitor Belfort ...

Nov 16, 2013Comments off143 Views

UFC president Dana White says Vitor Belfort has not bee abusing testosterone replacement therapy.

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Kenny Florian: “Dana White is 100-Per...

Jun 18, 2013Comments off257 Views

Former UFC lightweight and featherweight contender Kenny Florian agrees with UFC president Dana White's assessment of Steve Mazzagatti as a referee.

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World Series of Fighting 1 Gate and Attenda...

Nov 09, 2012Comments off102 Views

The Nevada State Athletic Commission on Friday released the gate and attendance figures for World Series of Fighting’s inaugural event that took place on Nov.

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Frank Mir Approved for Testosterone Replace...

Jun 01, 2012Comments off238 Views

Call it controversial, but the practice of testosterone replacement therapy is becoming more commonplace in MMA and it's probably not going to change any time

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Alistair Overeem Files Application for UFC ...

Apr 09, 2012Comments off137 Views

It appears Alistair Overeem's fate for UFC 146 will be decided on April 24 at a hearing with the Nevada State Athletic Commission.

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MMAWeekly Radio Thur: Keith Kizer, Alistair...

Apr 05, 2012Comments off91 Views

MMAWeekly Radio returns for Thursday's show featuring an exclusive interview with Keith Kizer about Alistair Overeem's positive drug test in Nevada as well as plenty

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Alistair Overeem’s Chances of Fightin...

Apr 05, 2012Comments off152 Views

The chances of Alistair Overeem fighting at UFC 146 seem to be dwindling by the minute as the former K-1 Grand Prix champion deals with

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Terry Martin Not Cleared to Compete at SCC ...

Feb 16, 2012Comments off148 Views

Thursday night's Superior Cage Combat show in Las Vegas has lost one of it's main bouts less than 24 hours before the show.

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Nick Diaz Tests Positive Following UFC 143

Feb 09, 2012Comments off269 Views

Nick Diaz has tested positive for marijuana following his UFC 143 loss to Carlos Condit, and will be subject to a suspension and fine from

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King Mo Lawal Drug Test Positive for Steroi...

Jan 17, 2012Comments off180 Views

Popular Strikeforce fighter Muhammed “King Mo” Lawal has tested positive for an anabolic steroid.

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Alistair Overeem Granted License for UFC 14...

Dec 12, 2011Comments off141 Views

While he still has to complete some additional testing, Alistair Overeem has been granted a license for his Dec 30 fight against Brock Lesnar at

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Dana White: Floyd Mayweather Gets Licensed ...

Oct 09, 2011Comments off52 Views

UFC President Dana White doesn't foresee any problems for Chael Sonnen to get licensed in Nevada should they choose that location for the rematch with

Strikeforce Challengers 17 Drug Test Result...

Jul 29, 2011Comments off44 Views

Strikeforce Challengers 17, the promotion’s first event in Las Vegas, took place on July 22. Bobby Voelker defeated Roger Bowling in the main event. Both

15 UFC 132 Fighters Tested for Drugs, All C...

Jul 08, 2011Comments off129 Views

The Nevada State Athletic Commission has released the drug test results for UFC 132 with all athletes coming back clean.

Official UFC 130 and TUF 13 Finale Attendan...

Jun 20, 2011Comments off66 Views

Nevada State Athletic Commission executive director Keith Kizer on Monday released the official total gate receipts and attendance for the two latest Ultimate Fighting Championship

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TUF 14 and Bisping Fight Off the Table, Wil...

May 18, 2011Comments off88 Views

The California State Athletic Commission effectively took Chael Sonnen out of the 14th season of "The Ultimate Fighter" and a fight with Michael Bisping on

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Chael Sonnen Put Back Under Suspension in C...

May 10, 2011Comments off129 Views

UFC middleweight Chael Sonnen will not be meeting with the Nevada State Athletic Commission in May as originally planned. He instead finds himself under suspension

Chael Sonnen’s Meeting with Nevada Co...

Apr 20, 2011Comments off65 Views

Chael Sonnen's return to action will take a little bit longer than expected. Initially anticipating a meeting with the Nevada State Athletic Commission in April,

Thiago Silva Requests Commission to Render ...

Mar 30, 2011Comments off111 Views

Just hours after Thiago Silva released a statement admitting his guilt in the drug testing situation surrounding UFC 125, he will have his final punishment

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Thiago Silva’s UFC 125 Drug Test Resu...

Mar 29, 2011Comments off320 Views

The results are back in the case involving Thiago Silva and the mystery drug test from UFC 125, and the conclusion is that the Brazilian

Chael Sonnen Has To Be Approved By Commissi...

Dec 13, 2010Comments off96 Views

Chael Sonnen's recent suspension handed down from the California State Athletic Commission prevents him from fighting until after March 2, 2011, but it may also

TUF 12 Finale Pulls In Live Gate Of Just Ov...

Dec 08, 2010Comments off82 Views

The final numbers are in for the "Ultimate Fighter" finale last Saturday night in Las Vegas with the live gate pulling in $380,025 for the

WEC 52 Medical Suspensions: Faber Must Have...

Nov 12, 2010Comments off100 Views

The Nevada State Athletic Commission has verified the medical suspensions for WEC 52 including main event winner Urijah Faber who suffered a shoulder injury.

Out-Of-Competition Drug Testing In Nevada

Jan 30, 2009Comments off42 Views

The Nevada State Athletic Commission did not test any fighters on the UFC 94 card as part of its out-of-competition drug-testing program...