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Wanderlei Silva

Attorney Claims Nevada Commission has No Ju...

Aug 21, 2014Comments off918 Views

Wanderlei Silva was slated to go before the Nevada Athletic Commission for a disciplinary hearing for evading a random drug test, but his attorney claims

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Wanderlei Silva Files Motion to Dismiss; NA...

Aug 21, 2014Comments off882 Views

Wanderlei Silva on Wednesday filed a motion to dismiss the Nevada Athletic Commission's disciplinary complaint against him for evading a random drug test in May.

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Chael Sonnen Admits ‘I Knew What I Wa...

Aug 14, 2014Comments off1204 Views

Chael Sonnen hasn't offered much of a defense for his drug testing infractions, and that's because he readily admits, "I knew what I was doing.

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Chael Sonnen Ignores Threats, Loses to Andr...

Aug 10, 2014Comments off1221 Views

Disgraced fighter Chael Sonnen bucked possible further sanctions from the Nevada Athletic Commission by competing at Saturday's Metamoris 4 grappling event, losing to fellow UFC

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Chael Sonnen Narrowly Averts Lance-Armstron...

Jul 23, 2014Comments off1290 Views

Chael Sonnen on Wednesday avoided a proposed Lance-Armstrong-like lifetime ban before the Nevada Athletic Commission settled on a two-year suspension.

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Chael Sonnen Does Not Dispute NAC Drug Test...

Jul 09, 2014Comments off662 Views

Former UFC fighter Chael Sonnen has responded to the Nevada Athletic Commission, accepting responsibility after testing positive on two random drug tests and waived his

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UFC President Dana White Grapples with Simp...

Jul 02, 2014Comments off1116 Views

The decision to terminate Chael Sonnen's broadcasting services agreement was a simple one to UFC president Dana White, but it wasn't an easy one.

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Yahoo! Sports Opinion: Chael Sonnen Should ...

Jun 30, 2014Comments off851 Views

Testosterone Replacement Therapy is gone, and hopefully soon, so is Chael Sonnen.

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UFC Issues Statement on Chael Sonnen’...

Jun 29, 2014Comments off689 Views

The UFC on Saturday issued a statement on Chael Sonnen's second positive drug test, which included performance enhancers EPO and human growth hormone.

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Chael Sonnen Failed Second Random Drug Test...

Jun 29, 2014Comments off987 Views

MMAWeekly.com on Saturday confirmed Chael Sonnen tested positive for prohibited substances at a second random drug test, including two banned substances that differ from those

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Vitor Belfort Returns to the Head of the Li...

Jun 25, 2014Comments off1463 Views

Now that TRT has all come crumbling down and the smoke is starting to clear, Vitor Belfort is still next in line for a title

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The Great MMA Debate Podcast: Ronda Rousey,...

Jun 24, 2014Comments off1165 Views

UFC women's bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey joins the Great MMA Debate podcast this week along with Urijah Faber and Stefan Struve, plus fresh new debate

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Video: Johny Hendricks Puts Dana White on t...

Jun 23, 2014Comments off1123 Views

UFC president Dana White was the subject of an in-depth interview with Bas Rutten on Inside MMA on Friday night, but welterweight champ Johny Hendricks

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Knockout Radio Podcast: UFC Fighter Tom Law...

Jun 21, 2014Comments off657 Views

Join Knockout Radio for the podcast of their June 19 broadcast that includes Tom Lawlor and Eddie Gordon. Hot topics include an attempt to decipher

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Wanderlei Silva Says Problems with NSAC ...

Jun 20, 2014Comments off1164 Views

Wanderlei Silva, having admitted to fleeing a random drug test and using diuretics, seems to think his trouble with the NSAC is over... really?!

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Majority Draw Radio: Ricardo Lamas Says Jos...

Jun 20, 2014Comments off637 Views

Ricardo Lamas joins the latest episode of Majority Draw Radio to recap his loss to Jose Aldo and his upcoming challenge in Hacran Dias. The

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Dana White Believes Wanderlei Silva Would H...

Jun 20, 2014Comments off663 Views

Wanderlei Silva may believe that he is done with the Nevada State Athletic Commission, but UFC president Dana White believes, "He's very wrong. I think

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Wanderlei Silva Video: “I have nothin...

Jun 19, 2014Comments off660 Views

Wanderlei Silva earlier this week admitted to evading a random drug test and using diuretics, and now seems to believe the matter is "solved." At

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Video: Wanderlei Silva Admits Running from ...

Jun 18, 2014Comments off715 Views

Wanderlei Silva appeared before the Nevada State Athletic Commission on Tuesday, June 17, where he finally agreed with something that Chael Sonnen said. He ran

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Wanderlei Silva Admits to NSAC that He Evad...

Jun 17, 2014Comments off801 Views

Wanderlei Silva received no sanctions against him on Tuesday, but admitted at an NSAC hearing that he avoided providing samples for a random drug test

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Video Replay: NSAC Hearing Addressing Wande...

Jun 17, 2014Comments off706 Views

Watch MMAWeekly.com's exclusive video coverage of the Nevada State Athletic Commission hearing on Tuesday, June 17, addressing the recent drug testing issues surrounding Wanderlei Silva

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LIVE STREAM of NSAC Hearing Addressing Wand...

Jun 17, 2014Comments off1060 Views

Watch MMAWeekly.com's exclusive live stream of the Nevada State Athletic Commission hearing addressing Wanderlei Silva and Chael Sonnen's recent drug testing transgressions.

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Have We Seen the Last of Wanderlei Silva in...

Jun 14, 2014Comments off820 Views

If UFC president Dana White is correct, we may never see Wanderlei Silva in the Octagon again following his Nevada State Athletic Commission hearing over

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Dana White UFC 174 Pre-Fight Scrum Video: S...

Jun 13, 2014Comments off974 Views

In his UFC 174 pre-fight scrum, Dana White opened up on Chael Sonnen's failed drug test and subsequent retirement, pondered Vitor Belfort's future and Wanderlei

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Video: Chael Sonnen Announces His Retiremen...

Jun 12, 2014Comments off858 Views

Check out the UFC on FOX video of Sonnen reflecting on his decision to hang up the gloves and call it a career.

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Chael Sonnen Retires from MMA in Fallout of...

Jun 12, 2014Comments off910 Views

Following a failed out-of-competition drug test that revealed banned substances in his system, UFC middleweight Chael Sonnen announced on Wednesday that he is retiring from

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Fighters and Industry Insiders React to Cha...

Jun 12, 2014Comments off770 Views

After testing positive to banned substances, UFC middleweight Chael Sonnen announced his retirement on Wednesday, and fighters and industry insiders took to Twitter to react

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Blog Video: TTTHS Points Out Importance of ...

Jun 11, 2014Comments off630 Views

If ever there was an MMA event that fully utilized the "fight card subject to change" disclaimer, it would be UFC 175, a fact not

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VIDEO: Chael Sonnen Says, ‘The Rules ...

Jun 10, 2014Comments off566 Views

It was revealed on Tuesday that Chael Sonnen failed a recent out-of-competition drug test in Nevada. He appeared on America's Pregame to try and explain

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VIDEO: Dana White Says Both NSAC and Chael ...

Jun 10, 2014Comments off635 Views

UFC president Dana White joined America's Pregame on Tuesday to discuss news that Chael Sonnen failed a recent out-of-competition drug test and was pulled from