UFC featherweight Brian Ortega has issue an apology following his positive drug test result for Drostanolone, an anabolic steroid, following UFC on FOX 12. read news >>
UFC president Dana White on Tuesday offered an apology to UFC Fight Night Macao judge Howard Hughes, whom White had pulled from his Octagon-side duties on Saturday in China. read news >>
The UFC today acknowledged “a breach of its independent regulatory protocol” following Saturday’s UFC Fight Night 48 event in Macau.Filed under: Featured, News, UFC read news >>
Jones Jones offered an apology to fans disappointed by the Jones vs. Cormier fight delay, but also revealed that the injury causing it was severe enough to need surgery. read news >>
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A day after Kevin Casey was found to have failed his drug test at UFC 175, the TUF 17 alum has issued an apology over Twitter.
Kevin Casey (8-3, 1 NC) had to earn his way back to the UFC by getting some wins outside of the promotion. After a 3-0 stint culminating in a RFA middleweight title, Casey returned to the Octagon and wiped out Bubba Bush in just a tick over a minute. A great way to make the most out of a 2nd chance, but sadly the story took a turn for the worse, as Casey tested positive read news >>
- 2 months ago
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High Altitude + High Attitude = One Less UFC Fighter.
Suspension? Apology, apparently, not accepted.
Jason High got a wee bit antsy and pushy with referee Kevin Mulhall after his fight at UFC Fight Night 42 last weekend (Sat., June 7, 2014) at Tingley Coliseum in Albuquerque, New Mexico. High was visibly (and demonstrably) upset after Mulhall stopped his Lightweight fight against Rafael dos Anjos too early (for him) midway through round two. It's unclear why Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) read news >>
- 2 months ago
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Despite apology from Jason High, the UFC says High's shove of referee Kevin Mulhall ,was 'completely unnacceptable'
On Saturday, Jason High made his UFC lightweight debut, facing Rafael dos Anjos. The contest ended at the 3:36 mark of the second round when referee Kevin Mulhall waved the fight off and awarded the TKO victory to the No. 5 ranked Dos Anjos. The ruling did not sit well with High.
Seconds after Mulhall deemed that High (18-5) could not continue, the fighter got to his feet and put h read news >>
- 5 months ago
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Public humiliation and contractual obligations be damned, Wanderlei Silva just wasn't in the mood for TUF. I'm sure some MMA fans can relate.
Serving as coaches on the third season of The Ultimate Fighter: Brazil, Wanderlei Silva and Chael Sonnen didn't wait long to roll out the dramatics. As the two sides were set to divvy up the prospects, Silva apparently challenged Sonnen to apologize for his numerous unflattering statements about Brazil. Confronted with Sonnen's absolute refusal, Silva thre read news >>
Tim Kennedy is set to make his UFC debut Saturday at UFC 162, but ahead of the bout most of the focus has been on his comments about UFC fighter pay. read news >>
After Cage Warriors bought out his contract, Ronnie Mann said his split with Bellator MMA was amicable, especially since officials from his former home gave him a nice parting gift. read news >>
Even though Vinny Magalhaes understands his opponent's frustration, Igor Pokrajac has issued an apology anyway.
Following a submission loss to Magalhaes this past weekend at UFC 152, Pokrajac initially took to Twitter to criticize his opponent's use of jiu-jitsu in the fight.
Earlier today, Pokrajac admitted his emotions got the best of him.
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