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  • 2 years ago
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There have been numerous rumors over the past couple of days that Vitor Belfort failed his recent drug test in Brazil. UFC president Dana White on Saturday vehemently denied those rumors. read news >>

  • 8 months ago
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Chael Sonnen is out of his proposed fight against Vitor Belfort after it was revealed he failed a random drug test. He plans to appeal the decision. Chael Sonnen failed the same random drug test in late May that led to Wanderlei Silva's removal from UFC 175, an ESPN report revealed on Tuesday, which was subsequently confirmed by MMAFighting.com. As a result, Sonnen has been removed from his tentative July 5 bout against Vitor Belfort. According to Nevada State Athletic Commission (NSAC) executiv read news >>

  • 8 months ago
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Chael Sonnen failed the same random drug test in late-May that led to Wanderlei Silva's removal from UFC 175, an ESPN report revealed on Tuesday. As a result, Sonnen has been removed from his tentative July 5 bout against Vitor Belfort. According to Nevada State Athletic Commission (NSAC) officials, both Sonnen and Silva were asked by to undergo random drug tests while in Nevada for a recent UFC 175 pre-event press conference. Silva refused the request. Sonnen complied, however two illegal subst read news >>

  • 8 months ago
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In wake of UFC middleweight contender Vitor Belfort releasing a statement on Instagram that he had "nothing to hide" about his February 7 random drug test, it only makes sense that he would release the actual test results as well. In a screenshot taken by MMA Fighting, it is clear the "The Phenom" failed the Nevada State Athletic Commission's test due to "high" levels of both serum testosterone and free (direct) testosterone. The February 7 test was administered at 8:52 Eastern Time and the resu read news >>

  • 8 months ago
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UFC middleweight contender Vitor Belfort on Friday admitted to failing a random drug test administered by the Nevada Athletic Commission (NAC) in February. read news >>

  • 8 months ago
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As many suspected, Vitor Belfort tested positive for elevated levels of testosterone in the random Nevada State Athletic Commission drug test he underwent while in Las Vegas for the World MMA Awards on February 7, 2014. Belfort, who previously maintained that the results of the random test were "irrelevant" because he was not applying for a license to fight in Nevada, released the results of the failed test on Friday in advance of his June 17 hearing with the NSAC, where the polarizing Brazilian read news >>

  • 8 months ago
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Vitor Belfort will appear before the Nevada State Athletic Commission (NSAC) on June 17, 2014, to apply for his license to compete against Chael Sonnen at the upcoming UFC 175 pay-per-view (PPV) event on July 5, 2014 in Las Vegas, Nevada. And before doing so, wants to set the record straight on his surprise drug test from last February. While Team "Phenom" was adamant that his results were "irrelevant" in the grand scheme of things -- which UFC President Dana White tried to spin as "inconclusive read news >>

  • 9 months ago
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UFC president Dana White isn't done with testosterone replacement therapy just yet. The head-kicking thorn in his side that is former No. 1 middleweight contender Vitor Belfort hasn't done much to help his own case, but White believes the Phenom's uncertain future should be hammered out shortly. "I think it's all going to work out," White told media Thursday afternoon in Las Vegas. "I'm telling you, the whole Vitor thing, you guys know. Vitor drives me nuts, but Vitor has gotten a bad rap on thi read news >>

  • 11 months ago
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Perennial UFC middleweight contender Michael Bisping believes that old foe Vitor Belfort failed a pre-fight drug test administered by the Nevada State Athletic Commission on February 7. While the commissioner has not made such an assertion, "The Count" believes the circumstantial evidence speaks for itself, per MMA Junkie. “I am not an FBI agent, but the guy did a drug test in Nevada recently, and all of the sudden, he’s not fighting for the title anymore,” Bisping said. “Hmm. Put the pieces tog read news >>

  • 11 months ago
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Siver accepts responsibility, but vehemently denies trying to use banned substances to try to get a competitive edge. Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) featherweight Dennis Siver has gone public for the first time since testing positive for human chorionic gonadotropin (hCG) following his unanimous decision win over Manny Gamburyan at the UFC 168 pay-per-view (PPV) event, which took place back on Dec. 28, 2013 in Las Vegas, Nevada. And he wants mixed martial arts (MMA) fans to know he was not read news >>

  • 5 hours ago
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Vitor Belfort, who has failed a steroid test in the past and was a TRT user, is having trouble understanding why he has been drug tested seven times while his opponent has only been tested once. Vitor Belfort will challenge for the UFC middleweight title at UFC 187 if everything stays on schedule. The same Vitor Belfort failed a drug test for a steroid in 2006, and had major issues with the Nevada State Athletic Commission last year when he failed another test for elevated testosterone after TRT read news >>

  • 24 days ago
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Former Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) middleweight champion Anderson Silva collected his fight purse from Nevada State Athletic Commission following his five-round unanimous decision win no contest over Nick Diaz back on Jan. 31, 2015 in Las Vegas, Nevada. And then some. While "The Spider" was popped for a bouillabaisse of performance-enhancing drugs (PEDs) shortly after his long-awaited return to combat sports, it had no effect on his payout, win bonus, or pay-per-view (PPV) points, despi read news >>

  • a month ago
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The revelation that UFC light heavyweight Jon Jones failed a December drug test due to cocaine metabolites and has recently checked into a drug rehabilitation center has shaken MMA to the core. The question of how much the UFC and Nevada State Athletic Commission knew, and what they could (or should) have done is swirling across the MMA universe, and UFC President Dana White appeared on Fox Sports 1's America's Pregame to discuss the news and the UFC's handling of the developments. The first top read news >>

  • a month ago
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The Nevada Athletic Commission continues to drug test Vitor Belfort randomly, despite the fact that his next fight is scheduled to take place in California. According to NAC executive director Bob Bennett, the commission has already tested Belfort three times leading up to his UFC 184 middleweight title fight against Chris Weidman. Belfort has passed all three tests, and Bennett said the NAC plans on randomly testing Belfort again. "Both him and his wife have been extremely cooperative, polite, read news >>

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