Matt Riddle, Francisco Rivera suspended following positive UFC 149 drug tests


(This story first ran at PressConnects.com) BALTIMORE — At 26 years old, UFC light-heavyweight champion Jon Jones admits it is difficult even for him to realize he could soon be considered the best fighter in the history of mixed martial arts. But it’s a reality (…)

view original article >>
Report here if this news is invalid.

Related News

  • 20 days ago
  • 56 views

UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones tested positive for cocaine metabolites in out-of-competition testing prior to UFC 182, MMAFighting.com has learned. A drug test on Dec. 4 showed benzoylecgon read news >>

  • 26 days ago
  • 454 views

Ben Askren wanted to insult UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones, but in the process, he apparently ruffled the feathers of former UFC fighter Matt Riddle.Filed under: News, UFC read news >>

  • 20 days ago
  • 142 views

UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones failed a drug test prior to this past weekend’s UFC 182 event due to cocaine metabolites and has reportedly entered rehab.Filed under: Featured, News, UFC read news >>

  • 20 days ago
  • 6 views

Jon Jones has reportedly tested positive for cocaine metabolites during a pre-UFC 182 drug test and since checked himself into rehab. read news >>

  • 20 days ago
  • 19 views

UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones has tested positive for benzoylecgonine, the main metabolite in cocaine, and has entered drug rehab. read news >>

  • 19 days ago
  • 5 views

UFC bantamweight Francisco Rivera will get his day in court, so to speak, at a Nevada State Athletic Commission next week in Las Vegas.Filed under: News, UFC read news >>

  • 18 days ago
  • 0 views

The Nevada Athletic Commission has randomly drug tested middleweight superstar, Vitor Belfort three times ahead of UFC 184, and plans to test him once more before handing off testing duties to the Ca read news >>

  • 13 days ago
  • 2 views

UFC bantamweight Francisco Rivera will have to wait at least one more month before he finds out whether the NSAC will overturn his December loss to Urijah Faber.Filed under: News, UFC read news >>

  • 12 days ago
  • 0 views

All 24 fighters who competed at the UFC’s last show in 2014 tested clean in the drug test. The Brazilian MMA Athletic Commission (CABMMA) announced Wednesday that Lyoto Machida, C.B. Dollaway and the read news >>