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  • 3 days ago
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Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) has released Thiago Silva from his ZUFFA contract (again) and not long after, suspended fellw light heavyweight Anthony Johnson following a domestic dispute with the mother of his children. From Bloody Elbow: In two separate statements released today, the promotion confirmed Silva's contract has been terminated yet again after ex-wife Thaysa Kamiji uploaded audio/video evidence detailing his alleged past of cocaine use and domestic abuse: "Thiago Silva was re read news >>

  • 3 days ago
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Light heavyweight contender Anthony Johnson has been suspended indefinitely by the Ultimate Fighting Championship. read news >>

  • 3 days ago
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The UFC has again released Thiago Silva, and fellow vet Anthony Johnson has been suspended indefinitely, the promotion today announced.Filed under: Featured, News, UFC read news >>

  • a month ago
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Both fighters will have to return to "Sin City" at the next commission gathering to receive their punishments. Nevada State Athletic Commission (NSAC) today (Aug. 21, 2014) issued temporary suspensions to mixed martial arts (MMA) fighters Robert Drysdale and Kevin Casey, who both failed drug tests while competing under the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) banner. The NSAC will call them back at a later date and hand down their respective punishments, which are expected to include fines, susp read news >>

  • 3 months ago
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Following a Wednesday meeting in Albuquerque, the New Mexico State Athletic Commission suspended UFC Fight Night 42 fighter Jason High one year for pushing referee Kevin Mulhall.Filed under: News, UFC read news >>

  • 3 months ago
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Not only did Jason High lose his job recently for shoving the referee after losing his fight with Rafael dos Anjos, he’s also temporarily lost his ability to earn a paycheck from fighting. read news >>

  • 3 months ago
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Jason High is paying dearly for his mental lapse inside the Octagon earlier this month. According to New Mexico State Athletic Commission chairman Tom King, High has been suspended for one year for pushing referee Kevin Mulhall after his second-round TKO loss to Rafael dos Anjos at UFC Fight Night 42 at Tingley Coliseum in Albuquerque, N.M. The suspension expires on June 7, 2015. In addition to the suspension, High has been fined 10 percent of his fight purse, which amounts to $1,900. Chairman K read news >>

  • 3 months ago
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Sonnen retired from active competition earlier this month, but will still return to face the music at a later date. Former Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) title contender and trash talker extraordinaire, Chael Sonnen, was summoned by the Nevada State Athletic Commission (NSAC) earlier today (June 17, 2014) to answer for a failed drug test that got him pulled from UFC 175, where he was supposed to take on Vitor Belfort. The commission temporarily suspended the pride of West Linn, Oregon, and read news >>

  • 11 months ago
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In addition to his UFC release and the loss of a likely $50,000 "Submission of the Night" bonus, Rousimar Palhares will have to deal with a suspension. read news >>

  • 11 months ago
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The UFC on Thursday suspended Ben Rothwell due to an elevated level of testosterone in his system following his UFC 164 bout against Brandon Vera. read news >>

  • 11 months ago
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Heavyweight Ben Rothwell today announced he is suspended for nine months for elevated levels of testosterone. The suspension, however, was not handed down by the athletic commission that oversaw his most recent fight, but instead the UFC. read news >>

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