Results for: Doping in news

  • 20 days ago
  • 8 views
  • News

Concern arose over Jon Jones' abnormally low T/E ratio on his December drug test that revealed cocaine, but the NAC has said Jones was cleared of PEDs. read news >>

  • 20 days ago
  • 2 views
  • News

From Yahoo Sports: At least one critic, Victor Conte, remained suspicious about Jones' natural testosterone production. read news >>

  • 20 days ago
  • 60 views
  • News

From Yahoo Sports: At least one critic, Victor Conte, remained suspicious about Jones' natural testosterone production. read news >>

  • 21 days ago
  • 48 views
  • News

Couched in the paperwork that UFC light heavyweight champ Jon Jones tested positive for cocaine metabolites prior to his UFC 182 fight with Daniel Cormier is a figure that concerns an anti-doping expert and endocrinologist consulted by MMAjunkie.Filed under: News, UFC read news >>

  • 23 days ago
  • 2 views
  • News

Alexander Gustafsson on Monday said that the United States Anti-Doping Agency was enlisted to drug test him in the lead-up to UFC on FOX 14. read news >>

  • 23 days ago
  • 2 views
  • News

Former UFC light-heavyweight title challenger Alexander Gustafsson revealed that he had been drug tested by the USADA. Although the UFC recently announced a change in their out-of-competition drug testing policy, former title challenger Alexander Gustafsson found himself being summoned for a test by the U.S. Anti Doping Agency, at the request of the Swedish MAM Federation. Gustafsson, who is scheduled to meet Anthony Johnson in the main event of the Stadium show in Stockholm next weekend, happil read news >>

  • 8 months ago
  • 66 views
  • News

Wanderlei Silva issues first statement following UFC 175 withdrawal, insisting that he is not doping and not hiding from the Nevada State Athletic Commission (NSAC) following some "confusion" regarding a recent drug test. read news >>

  • 8 months ago
  • 55 views
  • News

Dan Henderson doesn't think Nevada banning TRT solved the real problem of doping, but plans to show he doesn't need it when he faces Daniel Cormier at UFC 172. read news >>

  • 10 months ago
  • 84 views
  • News

Dennis Siver on Wednesday said that his failed drug test was due to his gross negligence, not a conscious effort to dope prior to this fight with Manny Gamburyan. read news >>

  • 10 months ago
  • 46 views
  • News

Siver accepts responsibility, but vehemently denies trying to use banned substances to try to get a competitive edge. Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) featherweight Dennis Siver has gone public for the first time since testing positive for human chorionic gonadotropin (hCG) following his unanimous decision win over Manny Gamburyan at the UFC 168 pay-per-view (PPV) event, which took place back on Dec. 28, 2013 in Las Vegas, Nevada. And he wants mixed martial arts (MMA) fans to know he was not read news >>

  • a year ago
  • 111 views
  • News

The World Anti-Doping Agency has increased the threshold required for an athlete to test positive for cannabis use. read news >>

  • 2 years ago
  • 129 views
  • News

Former doping specialist turned anti-doping crusader Victor Conte has a potentially sobering view of mixed martial arts. During a recent appearance on UFC broadcaster Joe Rogan's popular podcast, "The Joe Rogan Experience," Conte said he estimates around half of all current MMA fighters are using some type of performance-enhancing drug. "From total of all performance-enhancing drugs, it's in the neighborhood of 50 percent," Conte told Rogan. read news >>

  • 2 years ago
  • 84 views
  • News

From baseball to football to cycling, performance enhancement has long gone hand-in-hand with professional sports. Any athlete is always looking for ways to improve; it’s just a matter of how they go about it that makes the difference. And as long as there are professional sports, drug testing to try and expose athletes that try to gain an unfair advantage through chemistry will be a hot-button issue. Mixed martial arts, despite its relative newness, is no different. read news >>

  • 2 years ago
  • 92 views
  • News

Athletes are always looking for ways to improve, but sometimes they go a less than scrupulous route. Is the UFC doing it's part to combat doping in professional sports? read news >>