drug tests came back negative, according to Keith Kizer,
executive director of the Nevada Athletic Commission.
Kizer informed Sherdog.com of the results on Friday, revealing that
all 24 fighters who competed at the show were tested for both
steroids and drugs of abuse.
UFC 146 took place May 26 at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las
Vegas and was headlined by Junior dos
Santos’ first defense of his heavyweight championship. “Cigano”
dashed ex-champion Frank Mir’s
hopes of reclaiming the crown by using his potent boxing attack to
land hard combinations on Mir in the first two rounds. The end came
just over eight minutes into the contest, as dos Santos floored Mir
with a straight right hand and finished the job with a hard hammer
fist to the skull of his fallen foe.
The all-heavyweight main draw also saw Cain
Velasquez emerge victorious, as the former heavyweight titlist
Silva with ground-and-pound in the first frame of their
co-headlining attraction. Roy Nelson,
Miocic and Stefan
Struve also picked up finishes on the pay-per-view broadcast,
stopping Dave Herman,
Rosario and Lavar
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