One thing you have to respect about Stephan Bonnar is that he's not lying to himself, or to anyone else.
Not about anything. Not even when it might be a good idea.
For instance, when he was asked on Thursday's UFC 153 media call about the state of his physical conditioning after accepting a non-title light-heavyweight bout with middleweight champ Anderson Silva on relatively short notice, and all after he had already begun to consider himself at least semi-retired, Bonnar replied, a li read news >>
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Recently retired light heavyweight Stephan Bonnar has been suspended for one year due to his positive drug test at UFC 153. read news >>
Stephan Bonnar and Dave Herman both failed their drug tests at UFC 153. read news >>
UFC 153 fighters Stephan Bonnar and Dave Herman each tested positive for banned substances in their post-fight drug screens.
MMAjunkie.com today confirmed with Ultimate Fighting
Championship officials that all 24 fighters who competed at this past
month's UFC 153 event in Brazil were tested, and Bonnar and Herman were
the lone two competitors who failed the screen.
Bonnar tested positive for Drostanolone, an anabolic steroid, while Herman's screen was flagged for marijuana metabolites.
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The UFC 153 drug tests have been returned and two different fighters tested positive for banned substances including main event fighter Stephan Bonnar. read news >>
Check out the video highlights of Anderson Silva's masterful UFC 153 performance en route to dropping Stephan Bonnar to the canvas. read news >>
Stephan Bonnar did his best to hurt Anderson Silva on Saturday at UFC 153, but he didn’t really come close before the UFC middleweight champion put him away in the opening round. read news >>
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Despite the persistent "Rocky" storylines heading into Saturday's UFC 153 event, the night's headliner played out like so many folks predicted: UFC middleweight Anderson Silva shut down heavy underdog Stephan Bonnar.
Silva's 16th consecutive UFC win followed another big victory for his countryman, Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira, who handled fellow heavyweight Dave Herman.
Full fight video highlights are now available of each bout, as well light heavyweights Glover Teixeira vs. Fabio Maldonado a read news >>
Anderson Silva toyed with and then destroyed Stephan Bonnar to cap off his 16th win inside the UFC Octagon, while growing his legacy once again. read news >>