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Anderson Silva will reportedly claim that his recently failed drug tests were the result of performance-enhancing drugs he used to aid his recovery from a broken leg.Filed under: News, UFC read news >>

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Valmir Lazaro believes he failed to reach his true potential in his UFC debut. But he doesn’t intend to let that happen again when he enters the octagon for the second time at UFC 184.Filed under: News, UFC read news >>

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Fedor Emelianenko talks about Anderson Silva's failed test, and UFC being the one that 'missed out' on putting on a match up against Brock Lesnar. Fedor Emelianenko is in the US to help promote the upcoming Bellator card, and he has been doing the rounds with the media. Apart from talking about PED's in general, the former PRIDE champ has since stated that Anderson Silva's failed test was a 'slap in the face'. He spoke about it with FanSided: It’s extremely upsetting that an athlete of that leve read news >>

  • 6 days ago
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Former PRIDE heavyweight champion Fedor Emelianenko happens to be in town to help promote the Bellator 134 mixed martial arts (MMA) event on Spike TV (more on that here), and as such, was unable to escape headlines about the "high possibility" that he was using steroids in Japan. See those comments from UFC color commentator Joe Rogan here. Emelianenko inists that not only was he a clean fighter, but that he was also subjected to drug testing while ruling the 265-pound roost. And as for Rogan's read news >>

  • 6 days ago
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World Series of Fighting (WSOF) welterweight champion Rousimar Palhares successfully defended his 170-pound title against fellow Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) castaway Jon Fitch in the headliner of the WSOF 16 mixed martial arts (MMA) event, which took place back on Dec. 13, 2014. So much for the "smashy-smash." Soon after Fitch had his leg pretzel'd, his drug test came back red-hot for an undisclosed substance (reportedly testosterone). Not only did that "surprise" Palhares, but it also read news >>

  • 6 days ago
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Retired heavyweight legend Fedor Emelianenko discusses UFC President Dana White and the infamous negotiations on ‘The Island.’ Back in 2009, you would have been hard-pressed to find an MMA fan who did not want to see Fedor Emelianenko in the UFC. He was the golden goose; the fighter that presented an enigma in the shape of a Russian heavyweight fighting machine. Wherever he fought, fans tuned in, and violence ensued. Many assumed it was just a matter of time and money before Fedor was brought in read news >>

  • 6 days ago
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Rousimar Palhares finished Jon Fitch in 90 seconds to defend his World Series of Fighting welterweight title, and wasn’t expecting to hear that his opponent tested positive in a fight night drug test. The California State Athletic Commission did not announce the substance Fitch tested positive for, and "Toquinho", who defeated the former UFC 170-pound contender with a kneebar at WSOF 16 on Dec. 13, spoke with MMAFighting.com about Fitch's results. "I was surprised because he criticized me so muc read news >>

  • 7 days ago
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There are two sides to every story, and Lyoto Machida isn't letting a failed drug test sway his opinion of Anderson Silva, his longtime friend and training partner. Like everyone else, Machida was surprised when he caught wind of the news that Silva had tested positive for steroids leading up to his main event bout against Nick Diaz at UFC 183. Not to mention, Nevada State Athletic Commission Executive Director Bob Bennett confirmed to ESPN.com February 17 that Silva had also failed his post-fig read news >>

  • 9 days ago
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In what may be unsurprising news to many, Anderson Silva can count at least one big-time supporter in the wake of his drug-test failures. Filed under: Featured, Featured Videos, News, UFC, Videos read news >>

  • 11 days ago
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Werdum wants to see "The Spider" hang up his gloves for good. "Anderson let a lot of people down, mostly because he said that fighters using PEDs shouldn't fight anymore. Everybody wants to hear what he has to say. Let's see if he'll keep his word and retire. It damaged his image. Everybody knows who Anderson is and this happened out of nowhere. It damaged the image of the sport too, a image that took a long time to be built. People who dislike MMA say that the sport is a fraud and all fighters read news >>

  • 11 days ago
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You and the rest of us "Rowdy" No one could have expected former Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) middleweight kingpin Anderson Silva to test positive for steroids in a UFC 183 pre-fight test, let alone testing positive for anti-anxiety medication following his UFC 183 main event victory over Nick Diaz -- which will more than likely be overturned to a no contest. While Silva remains adamant he did no wrongdoing, he was temporarily suspended by the Nevada State Athletic Commission (NSAC) pend read news >>

  • 12 days ago
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Despite additional failed drug tests, former UFC middleweight champion and all-time MMA great Anderson Silva isn’t wavering from his stance that he’s a clean fighter.Filed under: Featured, News, UFC read news >>

  • 13 days ago
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Despite the shroud that currently envelops the UFC, one created by the recent barrage of failed drug tests by high-profile athletes, there are those who rise above and excel in all aspects of the fight game. From becoming champion to assisting in mainstreaming the UFC to heavily advocating for a clean sport and serving as a role model for the younger generation, Ronda Rousey, Anthony Pettis and Georges St-Pierre represent phenomenal examples of those superstars who are game-changers and ideal am read news >>

  • 13 days ago
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With the UFC holding a press conference on Wednesday to declare its revamped plan to combat the use of performance-enhancing drugs, it turns out that its record-breaking champion Anderson Silva was the catalyst for change.During the hour-long press conference, in which UFC president Dana White, CEO Lorenzo Fertitta and COO Lawrence Epstein vowed to increase enhanced testing and enact harsher penalties for users of PEDs, it was made clear that Silva’s positive tests from UFC 183 prompted the acti read news >>

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