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Lavar Johnson Receives Nine-Month Suspensio...

Mar 22, 2013Comments off187 Views

Lavar Johnson, following a drug test revealing an elevated ratio of testosterone to epitestosterone, has been suspended for nine months and released from his UFC

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Lavar Johnson Fails UFC 157 Drug Test, Face...

Mar 20, 2013Comments off354 Views

The drug test results from UFC 157 in Anaheim, Calif., have returned with heavyweight Lavar Johnson testing positive for a banned substance.

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It Wasn’t Vitor Belfort; Thiago Tavar...

Feb 06, 2013Comments off482 Views

Thiago Tavares tested positive for steroids following the recent UFC on FX 7. Despite rumors to the contrary, Vitor Belfort's drug test came back negative,

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Joey Beltran and Rousimar Palhares Both Sus...

Jan 10, 2013Comments off212 Views

Joey Beltran and Rousimar Palhares both failed their drug tests at UFC on FX 6, which took place Dec. 15 in Australia.

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Dana White Doesn’t Hate Stephan Bonna...

Nov 18, 2012Comments off574 Views

UFC president Dana White says he doesn't hate Stephan Bonnar, but considering their close relationship, White is disappointed and doesn't want to talk to him.

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Shane Carwin and Roy Nelson Pass Random Dru...

Nov 09, 2012Comments off184 Views

TUF 16 coaches Shane Carwin and Roy Nelson passed their random drug tests in October, which screened them for steroids and diuretics, but not recreational

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Dave Herman’s UFC 153 Marijuana Suspe...

Nov 08, 2012Comments off476 Views

Dave Herman, who tested positive for marijuana following UFC 153, was handed down his suspension on Thursday, which includes a stint in rehab.

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Stephan Bonnar Handed One-Year Suspension; ...

Nov 06, 2012Comments off168 Views

UFC officials on Tuesday handed down Stephan Bonnar’s suspension for testing positive for the steroid Drostanolone following his bout with Anderson Silva on Oct. 13

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Stephen Bonnar and Dave Herman Admit to Tak...

Nov 03, 2012Comments off529 Views

Stephen Bonnar and Dave Herman, following their participation at UFC 153 in Brazil, on Friday were the latest athletes snagged by drug testing. Each has

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Rafael Feijao’s Appeal Denied; One-Ye...

Oct 08, 2012Comments off128 Views

Former Strikeforce light heavyweight champion Rafael "Feijao" Cavalcante's appeal to the California State Athletic Commission was denied on Monday.

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Ronda Rousey on Cris Cyborg, Steroids, Jon ...

Aug 25, 2012Comments off136 Views

Ronda Rousey on Friday discuss Cris Cyborg, steroids, Jon Jones, and the cancellation of UFC 151, among other topics, on ESPN's "SportsCenter" on Friday. Check

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Is the UFC Doing Enough to Combat Doping?

Mar 28, 2012Comments off143 Views

Athletes are always looking for ways to improve, but sometimes they go a less than scrupulous route. Is the UFC doing it's part to combat

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Dana White Can’t Defend Nick Diaz Dru...

Mar 28, 2012Comments off202 Views

"I can't present an argument for why (Nick Diaz) should be cool to have marijuana in his system," said Dana White on Tuesday, but he

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‘King Mo’ Lawal’s Manager...

Jan 28, 2012Comments off120 Views

"Not everyone is guilty of intentionally doing this." -Mike Kogan, manager to "King Mo" Lawal

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Dana White Addresses New PED’s Policy...

Jan 27, 2012Comments off105 Views

UFC President Dana White addresses the company's new policy for drug testing, and also tells those who have tested positive to own up to their

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Zuffa Institutes Pre-Contract Drug Screenin...

Jan 17, 2012Comments off128 Views

Zuffa in coordination with the UFC and Strikeforce have started a new policy of screening all incoming athletes for performance enhancing drugs prior to signing

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King Mo Lawal Drug Test Positive for Steroi...

Jan 17, 2012Comments off236 Views

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

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UFC 141 Drug Tests Clean; Overeem Has Two L...

Jan 09, 2012Comments off106 Views

The UFC 141 drug test results came back clean with all but one fighter tested, although Alistair Overeem still has two more tests to go.

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Cris Cyborg Says Test Failure Due to Supple...

Jan 07, 2012Comments off142 Views

Cris "Cyborg" Santos on Saturday issued a statement saying that her recent drug test failure was due to a dietary supplement.

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Cris ‘Cyborg’ Santos Stripped o...

Jan 07, 2012Comments off194 Views

Cris 'Cyborg' Santos' positive test for steroids following her last fight in Strikeforce will cost her at least the 145lb women's title and may kill

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Cris “Cyborg” Santos Tests Posi...

Jan 06, 2012Comments off946 Views

The California State Athletic Commission on Friday announced that Cris “Cyborg” Santos tested positive for her most recent fight.

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Strikeforce Fighters’ Drugs of Abuse ...

Dec 20, 2011Comments off67 Views

The California State Athletic Commission on Tuesday informed MMAWeekly.com of the fighters that were drug tested for last Saturday’s Strikeforce: Melendez vs. Masvidal.

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Alistair Overeem Clears First Drug Test for...

Dec 20, 2011Comments off211 Views

Alistair Overeem has taken the first step in gaining his licensure for his bout against Brock Lesnar on Dec. 30 at UFC 141 in Las

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UFC 141: Lesnar vs. Overeem Media Call (Aud...

Dec 19, 2011Comments off141 Views

Brock Lesnar and Alistair Overeem fielded questions ranging from health to training to drug use during Monday's UFC 141 media conference call.

Matt Serra Says Only a Small Percentage of ...

Aug 19, 2011Comments off295 Views

Matt Serra weighs in on the problems with performance enhancing drugs in MMA, a potential fight with Brian Ebersole and his own "weighty" issues.

Chael Sonnen Unleashed: Takes on PED’...

Aug 06, 2011Comments off123 Views

Chael Sonnen takes on Anderson Silva, PED's, Jon Fitch, Team Blackhouse, Arnold Schwarzenegger, and many more subjects in his lastest Q&A.

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Bellator Champion Ben Askren Has a Message ...

Jul 07, 2011Comments off172 Views

Ben Askren discusses his recent comments about former UFC fighter Nate Marquardt, and extends an open challenge to him to come to Bellator and face

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Three Strikes and You’re Out: Dana Wh...

Jun 30, 2011Comments off1760 Views

UFC President Dana White explains why Nate Marquardt won't be getting another shot in the UFC, because it's not his second chance. It's more like

Anti-Doping Tests at UFC 131 Come Back Clea...

Jun 28, 2011Comments off148 Views

The Vancouver Athletic Commission chose six athletes from the UFC 131 fight card to undergo anti-doping testing following their fights on the June 11 event.

Chael Sonnen: More Details Emerge About Ind...

May 11, 2011Comments off150 Views

MMAWeekly.com first reported on Tuesday that Chael Sonnen has been put back under suspension by California. Now, more details are emerging as to the nature