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  • 22 days ago
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If Cung Le has his way, his time as a UFC fighter is over. Speaking with Josh Gross on the Gross Point Blank podcast, Le minced no words when discussing his feelings on the UFC's handling of his recent drug-testing issues, flatly saying, "I prefer not to put the effort into something I don't believe in anymore." Cung Le asked manager Gary Ibarra to request his release from the UFC, as he just said on @yay_yee's podcast. — Steven Marrocco (@MMAjunkieSteven) December 3, 2014 The statement by Le, w read news >>

  • 2 months ago
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Nevada State Athletic Commission Executive Director Bob Bennett feels the chances are "very slim" that the governing body would overrule a Yoel Romero Round 3 TKO over Tim Kennedy at UFC 178—in the event an appeal is filed by Kennedy's camp. Bennett told MMA Fighting that he would be surprised to see the result of the entertaining middleweight scrap overturned. "They're very seldom overruled," Bennett told Shaun Al-Shatti. "The likelihood of an appeal being overturned is very slim. I'm not going read news >>

  • 2 months ago
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Leading Nevada official Bob Bennett informed MMAFighitng.com that scenarios such as Kennedy-Romero are “seldom overruled.” It appears Tim Kennedy is unlikely to achieve much following his appeal of Yoel Romero's win on the UFC 178 main card, according to the Nevada State Athletic Commission. The appeal stems from a bizarre incident that took place ahead of the third and final round of action in their feature fight on Saturday night. After Kennedy had begun to mount a comeback in the second round read news >>

  • 2 months ago
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LAS VEGAS -- UFC 178's featured middleweight bout took a turn for the bizarre on Saturday night when Yoel Romero received extra time to recover between the second and third round after nearly being finished under a flurry of punches by Tim Kennedy. In an act of apparent gamesmanship, Romero remained on his stool nearly 30 additional seconds longer than the mandatory one-minute break between rounds despite repeated protests from Kennedy, who ultimately lost the fight via third-round TKO due to st read news >>

  • 6 months ago
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After failing a drug test for a banned diuretic, the UFC flyweight has been suspended for six months by the organization. Maybe this is why the UFC was so quick to resign Phil Harris after releasing him back in April. Harris dropped a submission loss to Gaudinot back at UFC Fight Night: Gustafsson vs. Manuwa and was released soon after. What was unclear at the time was that Gaudinot was using a banned diuretic during the fight, something which came up in his post fight drug test and has since le read news >>

  • 8 months ago
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Scott Jorgensen called his last UFC loss "bulls--t" and wanted it overturned, but that won't happen after all. Jorgensen’s management team, MMA Inc., announced on Friday via Twitter that the Brazilian MMA Athletic Commission (CABMMA) has reviewed the fight and concluded that Jussier Formiga’s non-intentional headbutt didn’t play a big enough factor in the finish, so they denied Jorgensen’s appeal. Formiga scored a first-round submission victory over Jorgensen at UFC Fight Night 38 in Natal, Braz read news >>

  • 9 months ago
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Scott Jorgensen wants his submission loss to Jussier Formiga overturned to a no-contest, but he needs to move to get it done. Brazilian MMA Athletic Commission (CABMMA) director Cristiano Sampaio said that the commission won’t do anything if Jorgensen doesn’t officially ask for it. "We didn’t receive any request from him or his team," Sampaio told MMAFighting.com on Tuesday. "If the fighter does not make an official request, (CABMMA) won’t evaluate the case." Following his first-round loss to Fo read news >>

  • 10 months ago
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UFC lightweight Yancy Medeiros tested positive for marijuana metabolites following his UFC Fight Night 31 appearance opposite Yves Edwards, the promotion Tuesday announced. read news >>

  • 10 months ago
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UFC lightweight Yancy Medeiros failed his “UFC Fight Night 31: UFC Fight for the Troops 3” post-fight drug test in November.Filed under: News, UFC Tagged: UFC 172, UFC Fight Night 31, Yancy Medeiros, Yves Edwards read news >>

  • 10 months ago
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A failed drug test is to blame for Jessica Eye’s split decision win over Sarah Kaufman at UFC 166 in Houston being changed to a no-decision, according to representatives from the Texas Department of Licensing and Regulation.Filed under: Featured, MMA Rumors, News, UFC (...) read news >>

  • a year ago
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The Missouri Office of Athletics today overturned Jessamyn Duke's loss at Invicta FC 5, changing the result of her bout against Miriam Nakamoto to a no contest. read news >>

  • a year ago
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Ricardo Mayorga’s controversial victory over Wesley Tiffer at Omega MMA 8 on May 3 in Managua, Nicaragua was overturned to a "No Contest" after the Nicaraguan Mixed Martial Arts Commission deemed the winning knee strike to the spine illegal. He’s also suspended for three months for being 20 pounds over the contracted weight limit of 165-lbs.
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  • 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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The Calgary Combative Sports Commission on Saturday confirmed Matt Riddle and Francisco Rivera's suspensions and overturned the results of their bouts. read news >>

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