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Most mixed martial arts (MMA) fans got a kick out of the UFC 178 media day brawl between Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) light heavyweight champion Jon Jones and division No. 1 contender Daniel Cormier, who turned a routine appearance at MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas into a violent free-for-all (watch it). Dave Sholler Nevada State Athletic Commission (NSAC) was not amused. Now that members of the commission have reviewed the tape, it's time to dole out a pair of punishments. That mea read news >>

  • 22 days ago
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The ongoing saga between the Nevada Athletic Commission and Wanderlei Silva is a long way from over. This time the Nevada Attorney General wants to trump Silva's trump card, and has asked the NAC to deny the last-minute motion Silva filed last week to dismiss disciplinary action for evading a random drug test in May. Back in June, Silva appeared before the NAC for evading a random drug test ahead of his UFC 175 fight with Chael Sonnen. He admitted at the time to running away from the test, and c read news >>

  • 28 days ago
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Wanderlei Silva was slated to go before the Nevada Athletic Commission for a disciplinary hearing for evading a random drug test, but his attorney claims the NAC has no jurisdiction over his client. read news >>

  • 29 days ago
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Thursday's postponement of Wanderlei Silva's disciplinary hearing in front of the Nevada Athletic Commission added another layer of intrigue to one of the most controversial subjects in mixed martial arts. The strange stuff began back in June, when it was reported on UFC Tonight that Silva avoided a random drug test issued by the NAC by escaping through a back door in his gym. He was scheduled to face Chael Sonnen in a long-awaited grudge match at UFC 175, but the fight went up in smoke when Sil read news >>

  • 29 days ago
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Jamal Ben Saddik was issued with a six-month disciplinary suspension on Thursday. read news >>

  • 29 days ago
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Wanderlei Silva on Wednesday filed a motion to dismiss the Nevada Athletic Commission's disciplinary complaint against him for evading a random drug test in May. read news >>

  • 29 days ago
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Wanderlei Silva filed for a motion to dismiss his Thursday disciplinary hearing in front of the Nevada Athletic Commission (NAC) on grounds that the commission lacked jurisdiction to discipline him for the random drug test he deliberately missed on May 24th in Las Vegas. "It is abundantly clear that the NSAC lacks jurisdiction to take disciplinary action over Mr. Silva, a non-licensee, for not submitting to testing that the NSAC had no authority to order," Silva's lawyer, Ross Goodman, wrote in read news >>

  • 29 days ago
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"The Axe Murderer," as we learned back in June, is good at playing keep-away with the commission. Looks like he's given them the slip once again. Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) middleweight (and part time light heavyweight) Wanderlei Silva was not present at today's (Aug. 21, 2014) Nevada State Athletic Commission (NSAC) hearing in Las Vegas, instead filing a motion to dismiss any disciplinary action against him. The commissioners (inexplicably) agreed to delay the discussion, according to read news >>

  • 29 days ago
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Resolution to the Wanderlei Silva saga will have to wait. read news >>

  • 29 days ago
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It was announced today that Jamal Ben Saddik has been suspended for his actions in a June 29 fight with Hesdy Gerges. The decision was reached by an internal GLORY disciplinary committee and Ben Saddik's contract will expire during the suspension term. Belgian heavyweight Jamal Ben Saddik has been issued with a six-month suspension by a GLORY disciplinary committee. It comes after Ben Saddik's disqualification in a June 29 fight with fellow GLORY heavyweight Hesdy Gerges at Qabala FC 1 in Baku, read news >>

  • 29 days ago
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UFC veteran Wanderlei Silva won’t be meeting as planned today with the Nevada State Athletic Commission.Filed under: News, UFC read news >>

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