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  • 5 years ago
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Should narcotic painkillers be classified or thought of as performance-enhancing drugs?

In the wake of Karo Parisyan's failed UFC 94 drug test due to the alleged use of a painkiller cocktail, many fans wonder why the drug's users receive such harsh punishments. Is it because painkillers are performance-enhancing drugs, as some commission executives contend? read news >>

  • a month ago
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Ronda Rousey has long railed against performance-enhancing drugs, but on Monday said Cris Cyborg should be charged with attempted homicide. read news >>

  • a month ago
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Because stepping into the Octagon with PEDs in your system is like having a weapon, according to "Rowdy." Ronda Rousey is not a fan of performance-enhancing drugs (PED) -- or Cris Cyborg. So when the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) women's bantamweight champion is approached with the subject, you can bet she has plenty to say about the two things she dislikes most in the sport of mixed martial arts (MMA). And during her guest appearance on The MMA Hour, "Rowdy" said that she has no problems read news >>

  • 2 months ago
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Positive tests for performance-enhancing drugs are more of a routine occurrence in MMA than ever before, and former UFC champion Anderson Silva thinks stricter punishments should be in place.Filed under: News, UFC read news >>

  • 2 months ago
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Tests for performance-enhancing drugs and drugs of abuse came back negative following UFC 178, the Nevada State Athletic Commission today told MMAjunkie.Filed under: News, UFC read news >>

  • 2 months ago
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Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) middleweight Cung Le, who was suspended earlier this week after failing his UFC Fight Night 48 drug test, was caught by surprise when news broke that he tested positive for an excess level of Human Growth Hormone (HGH). Especially considering he "did not take any performance-enhancing drugs or anything that would cause his natural level of HGH to exceed normal levels." That's according to the official statement Le released (via MMA Junkie), where he outright read news >>

  • 3 months ago
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UFC women’s bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey took part in an extended tirade on Invicta FC’s 145 lb. champ Cristiane ‘Cyborg’ Justino in a recent media scrum in Brazil. read news >>

  • 3 months ago
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RIO DE JANEIRO -- Ronda Rousey has strong words for Cris Cyborg. The UFC bantamweight champion spoke to the Brazilian media on Tuesday in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, and attacked the Invicta FC’s featherweight champion. According to Rousey, Cyborg, who is expected to make her 135-pound debut later this year, asked to be released from her UFC contract to avoid random drug testing. "I would fight her, but 24 hours after the announcement of out-of-competition drug testing, she asked to be released from read news >>

  • 3 months ago
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UFC president Dana White recently took Jetset Magazine on a tour of his office, which is adorned with such surprising things as guns, drugs, and money. read news >>

  • 3 months ago
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Dana White is known for the strange, hyper-masculine art objects he collects and none may be stranger than this one. Dana White did an interview for Jetset Magazine recently, to show off his office of cool "jetset" stuff. Like his saber tooth tiger skull. Or, his AK-47 wrapped in dollar bills and stuffed full of cocaine and heroin.. Wait, what? White talked about the sorts of stuff he collects in his office and his own personal design scheme: A lot of the stuff in here is personal stuff that I'm read news >>

  • 4 months ago
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Former UFC champ Randy Couture doesn't believe performance enhancing drugs are rampant in MMA, but admits that for those that cheat, "it's human nature." read news >>

  • 4 months ago
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Mark Bocek believes performance-enhancing drugs are a much more prevalent issue in MMA than many believe. He’s tired of playing on an uneven field, and it’s the primary reason why he recently announced his retirement from the sport. Filed under: Featured, News, (...) read news >>

  • 5 months ago
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Top UFC featherweight title contender Chad Mendes continues to wage a war of words with current champion Jose Aldo as he awaits his second crack at championship gold. During an appearance on Monday's edition of Sherdog Radio Network's "Beatdown" show, "Money" flat out called Aldo a user of performance-enhancing drugs, questioning the timing of his recent injury. “I feel like this happens to me a lot, like I have a curse or something. It sucks,” Mendes said about UFC 176 being cancelled. “I defin read news >>

  • 5 months ago
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The #1 Featherweight contender is not exactly a fan of the champ. Following the cancellation of UFC 176 which was to feature a Featherweight title rematch between champ Jose Aldo and top contender Chad Mendes, the two FW's have been throwing the ugly talk back and forth non-stop. This week Mendes went on Sherdog Radio and somehow managed to dramatically escalate the rhetoric. "I definitely do [think Aldo's using PEDs]," said Mendes. "This is something that's been ongoing, but for him to all of a read news >>

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