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  • 2 years ago
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Following the Thursday news that a pair of UFC 149 fighters had tested positive for banned substances, the UFC has issued a statement. As MMAjunkie.com reported earlier this week, UFC 149 fighters Matt Riddle and Francisco Rivera tested positive following the July event. Riddle tested positive for marijuana, while Rivera was flagged for an over-the-counter stimulant. Both were suspended for 90 days by the Calgary Combative Sports Commission. Those suspensions expired on Friday, the day read news >>

  • 2 years ago
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Francisco Rivera and Matt Riddle have had their UFC 149 victories changed to no contests by the Calgary Combative Sports Commission. read news >>

  • 2 years ago
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UFC 149 competitors Matt Riddle and Francisco Rivera were each suspended for 90 days following a positive test result for banned substances. read news >>

  • 2 years ago
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Two more UFC fighters recently tested positive for banned substances. Following July's UFC 149 event, welterweight Matt Riddle was flagged for marijuana while featherweight Francisco Rivera tested positive for an undisclosed over-the-counter stimulant, MMAjunkie.com has learned from multiple sources close to the event. Both fighters were suspended for 90 days retroactive to the July 21 event, which makes them eligible to fight on Friday. The results of their respective bouts were not read news >>

  • 17 days ago
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Following a string of positive drug tests, UFC Chairman and CEO Lorenzo Fertitta and President Dana White will hold a press conference on Feb. 18 in Las Vegas. read news >>

  • 25 days ago
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Anderson Silva tested positive for two PEDs before his UFC 183 clash with Nick Diaz, and Diaz tested positive for marijuana metabolites after the recent event. Check out the recent news and reaction below. Former UFC middleweight champion Anderson Silva tested positive for Drostanolone metabolites in an Jan. 9 out-of-competition drug test ahead of his UFC 183 comeback fight against Nick Diaz, the UFC announced Tuesday. Drostanolone is a common form of anabolic steroid. The UFC released the follo read news >>

  • 25 days ago
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Welcome to episode 124 of the Promotional Malpractice Live Chat. Say it ain't so, Andy. After an out-of-competition drug test in January, it appears former UFC middleweight champion Anderson Silva has tested positive for not one, but two different anabolic steroids. The revelation is and should be shocking to most, fans and media alike. It's not that we don't accept a fair number of fighters in mixed martial arts are using, but to have the man many regard as the greatest fighter ever to pop - an read news >>

  • 26 days ago
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The post-fight drug test continues to be Nick Diaz's toughest opponent. Following a unanimous decision loss to Anderson Silva at UFC 183 on Saturday night in Las Vegas, Diaz tested positive for marijuana metabolites, Nevada Athletic Commission (NAC) executive director Bob Bennett confirmed with MMAFighting.com's Ariel Helwani on Tuesday. Yahoo's Kevin Iole initially reported the results. Diaz had more than the allowed maximum of 150 nanograms of the metabolites in his system. He'll be temporaril read news >>

  • 26 days ago
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It's not surprising that Nick Diaz has been busted for pot, again. But, In a statement, the UFC has revealed taht Anderson Silva failed a pre-fight drug test for an anabolic steroid. A storm is brewing. Kevin Iole broke the news on Tuesday, over Twitter that both the headliners at UFC 183 failed drug tests surrounding the event. According to Iole, Anderson Silva failed a pre-fight drug test, and Nick Diaz failed a post fight screening. Reportedly, Diaz tested postitive for Marijuana metabolites read news >>

  • 26 days ago
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Former UFC middleweight champion Anderson Silva tested positive for Drostanolone metabolites on an Jan. 9 out-of-competition drug test ahead of his UFC 183 comeback fight against Nick Diaz, the UFC announced Tuesday. Drostanolone is a common form of anabolic steroid. The UFC released the following statement regarding Silva's failed test: "On February 3, 2015, the UFC organization was notified by the Nevada State Athletic Commission that Anderson Silva tested positive for Drostanolone metabolites read news >>

  • a month ago
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UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones tested positive for cocaine metabolites in out-of-competition testing prior to UFC 182, MMAFighting.com has learned. A drug test on Dec. 4 showed benzoylecgonine in Jones' system, sources said. The substance, a cocaine metabolite, is not banned out of competition by WADA, which the Nevada Athletic Commission follows. Jones passed an out-of-competition test several days later, according sources. The results of Jones' in-competition test prior to UFC 182 ha read news >>

  • a month ago
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UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones failed a drug test prior to this past weekend’s UFC 182 event due to cocaine metabolites and has reportedly entered rehab.Filed under: Featured, News, UFC read news >>

  • 4 months 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 >>

  • 5 months 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 >>

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