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  • 3 days ago
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Not only is Anthony Johnson going to defeat Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) light heavyweight champion Jon Jones, he's going to knock him out with a devastating uppercut when they hook 'em up later this year for "Bones'" 205-pound strap. That's according to Blackzilians' teammate Rashad Evans (via Instagram): I'm extremely proud of my brother Anthony Johnson for his complete annihilation of Alexander Gustafsson! Rumble's journey to be where he is right now is story of inspiration. I'm bless read news >>

  • 5 days ago
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He may be a biased party, but as a former champion, Rashad Evans’ opinion carries some weight. And he’s got a bold prediction for the UFC light-heavyweight title.Filed under: News, UFC read news >>

  • 17 days ago
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Ashlee Evans-Smith not only lost her Octagon debut at UFC 181, she has now been temporarily suspended for testing positive for a banned substance. read news >>

  • 17 days ago
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The Nevada Athletic Commission (NAC) on Monday issued a temporary suspension to UFC fighter Ashlee Evans-Smith following Evans-Smith's failed drug test at UFC 181. Evans-Smith tested positive for the banned diuretic hydrochlorothiazide, according to commission representatives. A prescription diuretic, hydrochlorothiazide is known to be used to treat high blood pressure and fluid prevention, among other uses. Evans-Smith tested positive for the diuretic in a post-fight drug test at UFC 181 follow read news >>

  • 20 days ago
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It has been a rough couple of weeks for Ashlee Evans-Smith. The up-and-coming bantamweight was choked out by Raquel Pennington in her Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) debut at the UFC 181 event last month in Las Vegas, Nevada. Not long after, she tested positive for diuretics and could face suspension from Nevada State Athletic Commission (NSAC). From MMA Fighting: [Manager Mike] McLeish said Evans-Smith is "embarrassed" by the charge and he doesn't get why she is facing discipline while Jon read news >>

  • 20 days ago
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Ashlee Evans-Smith has a date with the Nevada Athletic Commission (NAC) on Monday, and she didn't even know about it until late this week. Evans-Smith allegedly tested positive for diuretics following her loss to Raquel Pennington at UFC 181 on Dec. 6 in Las Vegas. The NAC sent her a letter to notify her of the charge, but mailed it to her old address, Evans-Smith's manager told MMAFighting.com. Evans-Smith is in New York doing seminars and only found out about the news Wednesday. McLeish said h read news >>

  • 20 days ago
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Ashlee Evans-Smith tested positive for hydrochlorothiazide, a water pill that prevents the body from retaining salt and aids in weight-cutting, according to the NSAC.Filed under: News, UFC read news >>

  • 22 days ago
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Glover Teixeira and Rashad Evans were slated to headline the UFC Fight Night 61 card in Porto Alegre, Brazil, on Feb. 22, but the bout was canceled after the Brazilian was forced to pull out with a knee injury. Teixeira, who suffered back-to-back decision losses to Phil Davis and UFC champion Jon Jones in his last fights in 2014, is still able to stay in shape, but can’t train everything. "I’m training, but my knee isn’t 100 percent," Teixeira told MMAFighting.com. "I feel a lot of pain when I t read news >>

  • 23 days ago
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Glover Teixeira has been forced out of his UFC Fight Night headliner against Rashad Evans on February 22 due to injury. Now settling in as the main event in Porto Alegre, Brazil... read news >>

  • 23 days ago
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The UFC Fight Night 61 main event between Glover Teixiera and Rashad Evans has been nixed, and will be replaced by Antonio "Bigfoot" Silva vs. Frank Mir. read news >>

  • 23 days ago
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Manager Mike McLeish first learned that his client, Ashlee Evans-Smith, had failed a drug test when a UFC executive called him.Filed under: News, UFC read news >>

  • a month ago
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Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) is bringing its brand of mixed martial arts (MMA) back to Brazil for UFC Fight Night 61, headlined by a light heavyweight showdown pitting former 205-pound champion Rashad Evans opposite ex-division No. 1 contender Glover Teixeira, streaming live on FOX Sports 1, as well as the promotion's new "Fight Pass" digital network. Event: UFC Fight Night 61: "Evans vs. Teixeira"Date: Sun., Feb. 22, 2015 on FOX Sports 1 & UFC Fight PassLocation: Gigantinho Gymnasium in read news >>

  • a month ago
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Rashad Evans is back. And now it's official. Evans will return to the Octagon for the first time in more than a year to meet Glover Teixeira in the main event of UFC Fight Night 61 on Feb. 22 in Porto Alegre, Brazil, the UFC announced Friday. It will be the UFC's first trip to the city. The main card will air live on FOX Sports 1. The bout was first reported by Globo. Evans (19-3-1), the former UFC light heavyweight champion, has not competed since beating Chael Sonnen at UFC 167 on Nov. 16, 201 read news >>

  • a month ago
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Rashad Evans will make his return to the Octagon against Glover Teixeira at the UFC Fight Night card in Brazil on Feb. 22. read news >>

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