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Returning former UFC middleweight kingpin Anderson Silva recently addressed his friend Jon Jones, who recently tested positive for cocaine. read news >>

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Between the Nevada Athletic Commission (NAC) hearings last week, and the results of Jon Jones' cocaine test, we're left right now with a very big question.One key answer was something few were aware of, and certainly not many fighters were surprised when it came out. While illegal from a ordinary citizen standpoint, cocaine use is perfectly fine for fighters from an athletic commission standpoint so long as it doesn't show up in a drug test taken on the day of the fight. In other words, as long read news >>

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UFC light heavyweight Phil Davis had a sarcastic take on the whole debacle surrounding Jon Jones testing positive for cocaine metabolites. Phil Davis is known for having a pretty good sense of humor, and he showed it off once again at a media gathering yesterday. Davis and teammate Alexander Gustafsson met with reporters ahead of their respective UFC on Fox 14 bouts in Sweden, and talk inevitably wandered into the whole Jon Jones situation. Davis (13-2, 1 NC, 9-2, 1 NC UFC) sarcastically wondere read news >>

  • 12 days ago
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The Comissao Atletica Brasileira de MMA (CABMMA) announced today that all its UFC Fight Night 58 drug tests came back clean.Filed under: News, UFC read news >>

  • 13 days ago
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If the recent flap over Jon Jones' positive drug test has taught us anything at all, it's that the system is only as good as the people running it. And right now, those people aren't doing much to inspire confidence. From the Nevada State Athletic Commission's admission that it shouldn't even have tested Jones for cocaine on Dec. 4, to the curious idea that nobody told him he'd failed until after he fought at UFC 182, to initial uncertainty over whether Carbon Isotope Ratio tests were conducted read news >>

  • 13 days ago
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Jon Jones didn't undergo extensive rehabilitation after testing positive for cocaine in December, according to his mother, Camille Jones. The reigning UFC light heavyweight champ has been making headlines for all the wrong reasons lately. After Jones defeated Daniel Cormier at UFC 182, it was revealed that Jones had tested positive for benzoylecgonine, the main metabolite for cocaine, in a random drug test before the fight. Due to the positive test being out of competition, the Nevada State Athl read news >>

  • 13 days ago
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Jon Jones entered a drug treatment facility on Jan. 6 after testing positive for a cocaine metabolite in an out-of-competition drug test on Dec. 4, but he’s already out of the rehab facility. When the drug test result was announced, UFC president Dana White said he was "proud of Jon Jones for making the decision to enter a drug treatment facility", confident that the UFC light heavyweight champion would "emerge from this program like the champion he truly is." According to WBNG Action Sports, th read news >>

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LAS VEGAS — In the end, the Nevada State Athletic Commission's much-anticipated session on its out-of-competition drug-testing program ended up being much ado about nothing. The program came under fire when UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones tested positive for cocaine metabolites prior to his UFC 182 title defense against Daniel Cormier. Because Jones tested positive early in December rather than close to the actual fight, the test result was considered "out of competition" rather than "i read news >>

  • 14 days ago
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The Nevada Athletic Commission on Monday did not take any action against UFC champ Jon Jones, but began the process of reevaluating its drug testing process. read news >>

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The Nevada Athletic Commission (NAC) on Monday resolved to open dialogue towards forming a committee to examine aspects of its drug testing program in light of UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones' failed drug test for cocaine metabolites. Jones, MMA's top pound-for-pound fighter who popped positive in a Dec. 4 random drug test ahead of his UFC 182 mega-fight against Daniel Cormier, entered himself into a drug treatment facility this past Monday, and was effectively absolved from any punishm read news >>

  • 14 days ago
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Although Jon Jones’ name was never mentioned, the situation brought to light by the UFC light heavyweight champ’s drug test failure was addressed today at a meeting of the NSAC.Filed under: News, UFC read news >>

  • 17 days ago
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Ashlee Evans-Smith has a date with the Nevada Athletic Commission (NAC) on Monday, and she didn't even know about it until late this week. Evans-Smith allegedly tested positive for diuretics following her loss to Raquel Pennington at UFC 181 on Dec. 6 in Las Vegas. The NAC sent her a letter to notify her of the charge, but mailed it to her old address, Evans-Smith's manager told MMAFighting.com. Evans-Smith is in New York doing seminars and only found out about the news Wednesday. McLeish said h read news >>

  • 17 days ago
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The Jon Jones drug testing situation is a complete mess. It's also not done unfolding, not by a long shot. Yet, already, there are some lessons that can be learned. This list is by no means definitive or complete, but here are ten that should be considered. 1. With some exception, drug testing isn't what athletic commissions do. If you review the history of athletic commissions, their creation and use has largely been for administrative functions or to bring the force of government into previous read news >>

  • 17 days ago
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Concern arose over Jon Jones' abnormally low T/E ratio on his December drug test that revealed cocaine, but the NAC has said Jones was cleared of PEDs. read news >>

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