The Nevada Athletic Commission announced on Friday that all 24 fighters who competed at UFC 155 tested negative for banned substances.

NAC Executive Director Keith Kizer informed Sherdog.com of the test results via email. Nevada tests fighters for both performance enhancing drugs and drugs of abuse. UFC 155 took place Dec. 29 at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas and was headlined by a heavyweight title rematch between Junior dos Santos and Cain Velasquez.

Velasquez regained the heavyweight title with a dominant five-round decision over dos Santos in the evening’s main event, avenging an earlier loss to “Cigano” at UFC on Fox 1. In the co-main event, Jim Miller took an entertaining unanimous decision over Joe Lauzon in a bloody, back-and-forth lightweight affair.

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

Related News

Brazilian Commission Says Cortney Casey 'Forged Injury' from Illegal Kick | MMAWeekly.com

  • 18 days ago
  • 38 views

Cortney Casey claimed she was the victim of an illegal head kick. The Brazilian athletic commission claimed she was faking it. read news >>

Darren Stewart Blasts Brazilian Commission for Being Biased | MMAWeekly.com

  • 18 days ago
  • 10 views

After the Brazilian MMA Athletic Commission overturned his debut UFC victory, Darren Stewart accused CABMMA officials of being biased. read news >>

Mayweather Promotions CEO: Conor McGregor's boxing license means nothing

  • 9 days ago
  • 37 views

UFC champion Conor McGregor was issued a boxing license by the California State Athletic Commission on Wednesday. So what, says Mayweather Promotions CEO Leonard Ellerbe.Filed under: Featured, News, read news >>

UFC statement on Rashad Evans

  • 19 days ago
  • 0 views

UFC has been notified by the Ontario Athletic Commission that it has declined to approve a license for middleweight Rashad Evans, based on the recent medical issue that prohibited him from competing read news >>

Rashad Evans Rebukes Athletic Commission Health Concerns | MMAWeekly.com

  • 18 days ago
  • 82 views

Despite being denied a license to fight twice in a two-week span, Rashad Evans issued a statement rebuking athletic commission health concerns. read news >>

Conor McGregor petitions Nevada court for judicial review of NSAC suspension

  • 3 days ago
  • 9 views

UFC lightweight champion Conor McGregor once wished the Nevada State Athletic Commission luck in trying to get a $150,000 fine from him. Now he’ll see them in court.Filed under: Featured, News, UFC read news >>

Conor McGregor petitions Nevada court for judicial review of NSAC fine

  • 3 days ago
  • 3 views

UFC lightweight champion Conor McGregor once wished the Nevada State Athletic Commission luck in trying to get a $150,000 fine from him. Now he’ll see them in court.Filed under: Featured, News, UFC read news >>

Nick Diaz and Nevada Athletic Commission Reach Agreement | MMAWeekly.com

  • 3 days ago
  • 39 views

Nick Diaz and the Nevada Athletic Commission have reach an agreement that will allow the Stockton native to compete again and/or serve as a cornerman. read news >>

Conor McGregor Challenging NSAC Fine Stemming from UFC 202 Press Conference

  • 3 days ago
  • 3 views

The Nevada State Athletic Commission fined Conor McGregor $150,000 for his conduct at a pre-fight press conference in advance of UFC 202, but the UFC lightweight champion is reportedly challenging th read news >>

Georgi Karakhanyan vs. Emmanuel Sanchez added to Bellator 170

  • 2 days ago
  • 4 views

The card for Bellator 170 continues to come together. The promotion today announced the addition of a featherweight bout between Georgi Karakhanyan and Emmanuel Sanchez.Filed under: Bellator, News read news >>