- 2 years ago
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In the past couple days, it seems like I've heard every plausible
explanation - and a few hilariously implausible ones - for what I'm
going to go ahead refer to as "The Booing of the Flyweights" at UFC 152.
Whatever the cause, what we ended up with was a good fight, poorly
We also ended up with a minor identity crisis as MMA fans
looked at themselves or each other and wondered, why don't you like what
you're supposed to like?
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- 3 years ago
- 154 views
The Vancouver Athletic Commission has called upon the Canadian Centre for Ethics in Sport (CCES) to implement drug testing at Saturday's UFC 131 event.
The show takes place at Rogers Arena in Vancouver.
The CCES has worked with the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) since 1995. According to today's announcement, sample collection will adhere to WADA's "International Standard for Testing."
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The Vancouver Athletic Commission announced Tuesday that it will cooperate with the Canadian Centre for Ethics in Sports to implement anti-doping testing for UFC 131. read news >>
- 4 years ago
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While much of the focus regarding Cain Velasquez's bid for the UFC
heavyweight title at this weekend's UFC 121 event has centered around
the challenger's prospects of becoming the promotion's first Mexican
heavyweight champion, he refuses to
let the expectations of a nation weigh him down.
Sure, Velasquez is proud of his heritage (witness his
oft-discussed "Brown Pride" tattoo).
But when he faces Brock Lesnar Saturday at UFC 121, the 28-year-old believes it will be his work ethic
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