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  • 22 days ago
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Lab director Daniel Eichner explains just why a test like SIlva's takes so long. One of the first questions on everyone's lips, following the February 3rd announcement that Anderson Silva's pre-fight drug test had come pack positive for two different steroids, was "Why did it take so long to get the results?" The test was conducted on January 9th, and it took almost a full month (and coincidentally the day after UFC 183) for the results of Silva's test to be made public. Well, Daniel Eichner may read news >>

  • a month ago
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UFC light-heavyweight champion Jon Jones discusses the maturation process he underwent while in the midst of his community service hours. read news >>

  • 2 months ago
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It was MMA and a love for combat sports that first brought Bryan Caraway and Miesha Tate together, but it hasn’t always been easy for them to learn how to share the same gym and the same home.Filed under: Featured, Featured Videos, News, UFC read news >>

  • 2 months ago
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When Chris Wilson was getting set to fight Jon Fitch at UFC 82, back when Fitch was Fitch and Wilson was just some dude, I can remember asking the kindly "Professor" if he was intimidated stepping in there against an established contender. "No, not at all," Wilson said. "What is Fitch going to do, summon the wind?" Cut to six years later, exactly 100 pay-per-views removed as we near UFC 182, and Wilson has his answer. Here is Fitch summoning the wind. On Tuesday a class action antitrust lawsuit read news >>

  • 2 months ago
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Adrian Pang was in the process of establishing himself as one of the top 155-pound fighters in Asia when he was the victim of a brutal nightclub assault. read news >>

  • 3 months ago
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No matter how amazing the show, there is a process that unfolds before an attraction is able to reach 'must see' status. read news >>

  • 4 months ago
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Ontario’s Mike Imperato had his UFC contract rescinded after being under the promotional umbrella for approximately 24 hours. In less than 24 hours, Canada's Michael Imperato went from a being a regional fighter, to a UFC fighter, then back again. The Woodbridge, Ontario fighter signed with the UFC on Saturday as a replacement for Frankie Saenz against Aljamain Sterling at the UFC Fight Night event in Sydney next month, and while many in the region were aware of the red flags in his past, it app read news >>

  • 4 months ago
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Following intense scrutiny of its testing process, the UFC announced that it was lifting Cung Le’s suspension. So what did we learn from this mess, and where does it leave us and him? That’s the hard part, writes Ben Fowlkes.Filed under: Featured, News, UFC read news >>

  • 4 months ago
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Right smack dab in the middle of the UFC’s process of globalization, all of its champions share something peculiar in common: America. Everybody with a UFC belt in the third quarter of the year 2014 is American. Everyone except Brazilian Jose Aldo, who is fighting not just to retain his title at UFC 179 against uber-American big game hunter Chad Mendes, but to prevent the symbolic bald eagle from flying off with the other continents in its talons.(Here’s where you cue this song and hum along for read news >>

  • 4 months ago
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While Sweden has become an annual destination for the UFC, the promotion's most recent visit to the Scandinavian nation didn't come without a little hurdle with the governing commission. Swedish MMA Federation officials hope to change that moving forward. read news >>

  • 4 months ago
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When UFC middleweight Cung Le was given a year-long suspension for a positive HGH test taken following his August 2014 bout with Michael Bisping in Macau, China, he had no choice but to accept it. Unlike the United States or other select territories where mixed martial arts (MMA) is regulated by some sort of athletic commission, China currently has no regulatory oversight. When the UFC holds events in this territory and others like it, they are forced to self-regulate. That practice is earnest, read news >>

  • 4 months ago
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UFC Lightweight competitor Khabib Nurmagomedov is back in light training and will begin a three-week rehabilitation process in the US starting next week. With a six-month countdown set for his anticipated return, Khabib Nurmagomedov is already back in light boxing sparring session and training. The undefeated lightweight, who suffered a torn meniscus ahead of a targeted match-up against Donald Cerrone, informed his fans that he is already "back on track" with light boxing workouts, and will resu read news >>

  • 4 months ago
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The court of public opinion came down swiftly on Cung Le, the former Strikeforce middleweight champion who tested positive for excess levels of Human Growth Hormone (HGH) following a recent fourth-round loss to Michael Bisping at UFC Macau. In the minds of many, the positive test confirmed suspicions voiced by both Bisping and fans after a strapping photo of the 42-year-old fighter circulated around the mixed martial arts community in the event's pre-fight lead-up. The UFC suspended Le for one y read news >>

  • 4 months ago
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When the UFC announced that Cung Le failed a drug test in August, it seemed to many like an answer that made sense. But a look at how the UFC arrived at that conclusion raises serious doubts and important questions.Filed under: Featured, News, UFC read news >>

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