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  • 6 days 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 >>

  • 11 days ago
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With some pointing out potential flaws in the testing methodology used when Cung Le failed his post-fight drug test, Le is planning to file an appeal of his 12 month suspension. Cung Le's failed drug test for elevated HGH levels has raised some eyebrows in the past week. While many who followed the sport suspected that the 42 year old was up to something when pictures ahead of his fight with Michael Bisping showed Le with a new, significantly more muscular physique. Le would go on to get drubbed read news >>

  • 14 days ago
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The UFC is defending the results of a drug test it performed on middleweight Cung Le, who failed due to human growth hormone and was subsequently suspended one year.Filed under: Featured, News, UFC read news >>

  • 15 days ago
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Cat Zingano looks to be ship-shape and ready for her upcoming title shot against Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) Women's Bantamweight Champion Ronda Rousey, which is expected to co-headline the UFC 182 pay-per-view (PPV) event on Jan. 3, 2015 inside MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada. Sorry, Bethe. There was some concern that Zingano (9-0) wouldn't be medically cleared to compete, after the Nevada State Athletic Commission (NSAC) benched her for six months following a "stinger" at read news >>

  • 18 days ago
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After testing positive for elevated levels of human growth hormone, UFC middleweight Cung Le questioned the drug test procedures used. read news >>

  • 18 days ago
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Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) middleweight Cung Le, who was suspended earlier this week after failing his UFC Fight Night 48 drug test, was caught by surprise when news broke that he tested positive for an excess level of Human Growth Hormone (HGH). Especially considering he "did not take any performance-enhancing drugs or anything that would cause his natural level of HGH to exceed normal levels." That's according to the official statement Le released (via MMA Junkie), where he outright read news >>

  • 18 days ago
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On this week's live episode of "The MMA Beat," the panel will discuss Cung Le testing positive for HGH, the fallout from UFC 178, this weekend's busy MMA schedule, one-night tournaments, and much more. Watch "The MMA Beat" live today at 1 p.m. ET / 10 a.m. PT / 6 p.m. GMT. Subscribe to the show on iTunes: audio | video. Soundcloud here. Music courtesy of APM Music. read news >>

  • 19 days ago
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Cung Le failed a post-fight drug test following his Aug. 23 loss to Michael Bisping, the organization revealed on Tuesday. read news >>

  • 20 days ago
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Busted! Last month, (Aug. 23, 2014) Cung Le got his face rearranged at UFC Fight Night 48 (see the damage here) when he was locked inside a cage with Michael Bisping for four brutal rounds inside Venetian CotaiArena in Macau, China. Today, Le got hit with another gut shot courtesy of Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC), which revealed that the Hollywood action star tested positive for an excess level of Human Growth Hormone (HGH). As a result, Le, 42, has been suspended from mixed martial arts read news >>

  • 20 days ago
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Cung Le failed a post-fight drug test following his Aug. 23 loss to Michael Bisping, the organization revealed on Tuesday. read news >>

  • 24 days ago
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Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) suspended light heavyweight contender Anthony Johnson -- indefinitely -- after allegations surfaced that "Rumble" was involved in another domestic assault back in March. Considering his history (and the recent NFL headlines), the promotion was swift to act. Though UFC President Dana White (via FOX Sports) is not convinced Johnson is at fault. "What we did with the Anthony Johnson thing, he has this pending case, so what we did, we came up with an outside law read news >>

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