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  • 7 days ago
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Jon Jones is a human being like everybody else, which means he’s capable of making mistakes like everybody else. The reigning UFC light heavyweight champ has spent the better part of the last week fanning the scorching flames of public scrutiny, following the announcement that he had failed a random drug test leading up to his title fight with Daniel Cormier. Jones, who is widely recognized as the top pound-for-pound fighter in the world, tested positive for benzoylecgonine, which is the primary read news >>

  • 15 days ago
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Many questions remain around Jon Jones in the wake of the past week, in which he tested positive for cocaine metabolites in an out-of-competition drug test, checked himself into rehab, then checked out a day later. One thing that no one sane questions, however, is his hold over the light heavyweight division. So much has gone down since UFC 182 that it almost seems easy to forget that Jones put on a masterful performance against his toughest foe, beating a game Daniel Cormier four rounds to one read news >>

  • 21 days ago
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LAS VEGAS — In the wake of Jon Jones' failed test for cocaine metabolites, social media lit up with discussion over Jones' curious testosterone-to-epitestosterone ratios. Victor Conte, the man who was famously involved with the BALCO doping scandal, took to social media to note that Jones' T/E ratio was out of line with the norm. Mixed martial arts journalists like Bloody Elbow's Brent Brookhouse began pushing for the Nevada commission to perform Carbon Isotope Ratio testing on Jones' samples fr read news >>

  • 21 days ago
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In the wake of Jon Jones testing positive for benzoylecgonine, the main metabolite in cocaine, on Dec. 4, some have pointed to Jones' testosterone-to-epitestosterone ratio in the three tests made public this week as a cause for concern. First, a primer on what T/E ratio means, courtesy of WedMD.com: "Testosterone is the "male" hormone, accounting for strength and endurance. It occurs naturally in men and in smaller amounts in women. For every molecule of testosterone produced by the body, anothe read news >>

  • 23 days ago
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Reebok is standing by UFC light-heavyweight champ Jon Jones as he heads to rehab after being flagged for cocaine in a recent drug test, which was administered before his eventual win in this past weekend’s UFC 182 headliner. Filed under: News, UFC read news >>

  • 24 days ago
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Dan Henderson explains not having respect for Jon Jones in the wake of Jones' win over Daniel Cormier. read news >>

  • a month ago
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Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson has a new series on TNT called "Wake Up Call" where he "descends into the chaos of everyday problems to pull good people up by the bootstraps, reminding them what hard work, passion and true discipline can accomplish." Joining the former WWE superstar will be a handful of celebrities, including UFC President Dana White, who along with Mike Dolce, helps a young fella overcome one of life's many bad hands (preview above). The series premieres later tonight (Fri., Dec. 12, read news >>

  • a month ago
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Cung Le today said he’s lost the motivation to fight for the UFC and requested his release from the promotion after it accused him of using performance-enhancing drugs. Filed under: News, UFC read news >>

  • 2 months ago
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HORSESHOE BAY, Texas – Bobby Green’s fighting career has never been better. Yet when he speaks, it almost seems as if his life has never been worse.Filed under: Featured, News, UFC read news >>

  • 2 months ago
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In the wake of a report on the tragic death of a Roufusport kickboxer, UFC featherweight Erik Koch has stepped forward to defend his coach. Following a Milwaukee Sentinel-Journal investigation into the death this spring of Roufusport amateur kickboxer Dennis Munson, Jr., controversy has enveloped the team with ex-coaches and fighters coming forward to rip coach Duke Roufus and his team. One fighter who is standing by his coach is UFC Featherweight Erik Koch. He took to MMA.tv to post in Roufus' read news >>

  • 2 months ago
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Luke Rockhold doesn’t like Michael Bisping. He’s made that more than clear over the last few months, maybe even longer. But man, the former Strikeforce middleweight champion really doesn’t like Vitor... read news >>

  • 2 months ago
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Seven months ago, Steve Carl was the World Series of Fighting welterweight champion. On Thursday, he was unemployed in professional MMA. After significant protest from the fighter and his management team, WSOF officials have released Carl from his promotional contract. The former champion was purportedly upset because he was not fighting frequently enough for his liking under the promotion's banner. The release was first reported by Mike Bohn of MMA Junkie. Carl has not been shy about his disple read news >>

  • 3 months ago
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Mark Hunt and Fabricio Werdum will be fighting for the interim title at UFC 180, the sixth interim heavyweight title fight in UFC history. MMAmania.com looks back at the history of the substitute strap, and delves into who fought for it, as well as why the fights happened in the first place. With the latest injury to UFC heavyweight champion Cain Velasquez, Mark Hunt will step in to face Fabricio Werdum for the interim heavyweight championship at UFC 180 on Nov. 15, 2014 in Mexico City (more on read news >>

  • 3 months ago
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War Machine has been keeping a jail-house journal. Written earlier this month -- prior to his suicide attempt -- the mixed martial arts (MMA) fighter formerly known as Jon Koppenhaver today released an entry from back on Oct. 8, after doing a bit of self reflection in the wake of his alleged attack against ex-girlfriend Christy Mack. From his official Twitter account: On October 7th I received a book in the mail titled "The Disappearance of The Universe" and I'd like to thank whomever sent it. I read news >>

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