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NSAC approved lifetime ban in June, new guidelines not yet in effect

  • 10 months ago
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The lifetime ban suggested for Nick Diaz during a hearing Monday into his third alleged marijuana infraction came as a shock to the MMA community, but it did not come out of nowhere.Filed under: Feat read news >>

Anderson Silva Unanimously Approved for UFC 183 Fight License | MMAWeekly.com

  • a year ago
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Former UFC middleweight champion Anderson Silva on Monday officially received approval for his license to fight Nick Diaz at UFC 183. read news >>

IMMAF: Alexander Gustafsson tested by Swedish WADA-approved org, not USADA

  • a year ago
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UFC light heavyweight Alexander Gustafsson was not drug tested out-of-competition in his native Sweden by the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency, as was widely reported.Filed under: News, UFC read news >>

Referee: Commission inspectors to blame for Romero-Kennedy mess

  • a year ago
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Rob Hinds, an approved Association of Boxing Commissions referee and judge trainer, said the Nevada Athletic Commission inspectors in charge of in-ring activities should bear the brunt of the Yoel Ro read news >>

SMMAF explains why Lapilus was denied, Rosa approved for UFC Fight Night 53

  • a year ago
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The Swedish Mixed Martial Arts Federation (SMMAF) has issued a statement to explain why one fighter was denied and another approved for Saturday’s UFC Fight Night 53 event in Sweden.Filed under: News read news >>

UFC Fight Night 38 drug tests come back clean, Henderson's testosterone level approved

  • 2 years ago
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The Brazilian MMA athletic commission (CABMMA) on Tuesday announced that a total of 26 drug tests were performed for all fighters at UFC Fight Night 38, and the results came back negative.Filed under read news >>

International Olympic Committee Votes to Reinstate Wrestling for 2020 Games

  • 2 years ago
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Wrestling has been reinstated for the 2020 Olympics. The International Olympic Committee approved the move on Sunday in Buenos Aires. read news >>

Bills to Regulate Amateur MMA Headed to Michigan State Senate after Passing in House

  • 3 years ago
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The Michigan House of Representatives Wednesday approved legislation that would regulate amateur mixed martial arts in the state. read news >>

SMMAF Medical Committee: Alexander Gustafsson not approved for UFC on FUEL TV 9

  • 3 years ago
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The Swedish MMA Federation today announced that Alexander Gustafsson (15-1 MMA, 7-1 UFC) has not been approved by Medical Committee to fight Mousasi (33-3-2 MMA, 0-0 UFC) at Saturday's UFC on FUEL TV read news >>

UFC on Fuel TV 9 Update: Gustafsson-Mousasi Headliner Approved for 5 Rounds in Sweden

  • 3 years ago
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Sweden will host a five-round mixed martial arts contest for the first time in the country’s history when Alexander Gustafsson faces Gegard Mousasi. read news >>

Gustafsson Vs. Mousasi 5 round fight approved

  • 3 years ago
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Swedish Alexander Gustafsson (15-1 MMA, 7-1 UFC) and former Strikeforce champion Gegard Mousasi (33-3-2 MMA, 0-0 UFC) headlines April's UFC on FUEL TV 9 event in a five round fight that finally has b read news >>

UFC CEO On Hand as New York Senate Committee Again Approves MMA Bill

  • 3 years ago
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UFC CEO Lorenzo Fertitta was on hand Thursday as a New York State Senate Committee again overwhelmingly approved MMA, but will it finally become legal this year? read news >>

Alistair Overeem Recieves Fight License from Nevada Commission to Compete at UFC 156

  • 3 years ago
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Alistair Overeem has been approved for his fight license in Nevada, making his bout with Antonio "Bigfoot" Silva at UFC 156 official. read news >>

Will Roy Nelson’s Assistant Coaches for the Ultimate Fighter Get Approved?

  • 3 years ago
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Roy Nelson was excited to get the news that he would be a coach on the newest installment of the Ultimate Fighter, but now it's all about getting his assistant coaches approved.