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Nicco Montano, Sean O’Malley Among Four Fighters Suspended by USADA for Ostarine

Former UFC flyweight champion Nicco Montano and highly regarded bantamweight prospect Sean O’Malleyy were among four fighters to receive six-month suspensions from USADA after testing positive for the banned substance …read more

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Posted on April 24, 2019, 2:16 am By
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Nicco Montano among three others accept USADA suspensions

It has been an absolute rollercoaster ride of a career to this point for the inaugural UFC flyweight champion, Nicco Montano.

Entering The Ultimate Fighter season 26 as a bright prospect …read more

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Posted on April 23, 2019, 11:16 pm By
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4 fighters suspended due to tainted supplements

Nicco Montano, Sean O’Malley, Marvin Vettori and Augusto Mendes all tested positive for ostarine because of contaminated supplements, USADA concluded. As a result, all four fighters were given six-month suspensions, …read more

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Ex-UFC champ Nicco Montano among four fighters suspended six-months by USADA

Former UFC women’s flyweight champion Nicco Montano is one of four fighters facing a six month suspension from USADA for violating the UFC’s anti-doping policy.
USADA (United States Anti-Doping Agency) officials …read more

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Sean O’Malley, Nicco Montaño, two others suspended six months by USADA in contaminated supplement cases

Four UFC fighters have been suspended six months by USADA, all for testing positive for the banned substance ostarine, the UFC’s anti-doping partner announced Tuesday.
The four fighters were former UFC …read more

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USADA suspends UFC’s Walt Harris four months

UFC heavyweight Walt Harris accepted a four-month USADA suspension on Monday. Walt Harris has accepted a four-month USADA suspension, the UFC’s anti-doping partner announced Monday.
Harris, a UFC heavyweight, failed …read more

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Walt Harris accepts USADA sanction, win over Arlovski overturned

UFC heavyweight Walt Harris has accepted a four-month sanction from the United States Anti-Doping Agency (USADA) after testing positive for the anabolic agent LGD-4033. In addition, Harris’ UFC 232 split …read more

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Walt Harris Accepts 4-Month USADA Suspension for Anti-Doping Violation

Walt Harris has been suspended four months by the USADA for a failed drug test at UFC 232 this past December. …read more

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Posted on April 23, 2019, 2:16 am By
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USADA gives Walt Harris four-month suspension for contaminated supplement

UFC heavyweight Walt Harris has been suspended four month by the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency, the agency announced Monday.
The 35-year-old Harris tested positive for the anabolic agent LGD-4033 in an in-competition …read more

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UFC heavyweight Walt Harris accepts USADA suspension for contaminated substance

USADA announced on Monday that Walt Harris, of Homewood, Ala., has accepted a four-month sanction for a violation of the UFC Anti-Doping Policy after testing positive for a prohibited substance …read more

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Walt Harris accepts four-month USADA suspension

Walt Harris’s business with the United States Anti-Doping Agency and the California State Athletic Commission has been resolved.
On Monday, the USADA announced that Harris has accepted a four-month suspension for …read more

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Morning Report: Joseph Benavidez on T.J. Dillashaw USADA suspension: ‘I’m surprised it took that long for him to get caught’

Last month, UFC bantamweight champion revealed that he had failed a USADA drug test stemming from his first-round loss to Henry Cejudo at UFC Brooklyn, and that as a result, …read more

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Israel Adesanya wants Paulo Costa ‘before USADA gets him’

There’s no love lost between Israel Adesanya and Paulo Costa.
While the two have shared a competitive rivalry in the past, dating back to last July when the both emerged victorious …read more

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USADA says collectors wear uniforms; Dan Ige begs to differ after blood botch

UFC featherweight Dan Ige wants U.S. Anti-Doping Agency (USADA) representatives to identify themselves more clearly when they show up at his door.
USADA claims to do that already. But Ige begs …read more

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Adesanya on Paulo Costa: ‘I just wanna get him before USADA gets him’

“I just wanna get him before USADA gets him. And eventually if he climbs up the ranks like he thinks he will, eventually we’ll see each other so he can …read more

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UFC advises Ige to call police after drug test blunder

UFC vice president of athlete health and performance Jeff Novitzky is reminding athletes to ask USADA doping control officers for their credentials before submitting a drug-test sample. Jeff Novitzky says …read more

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Posted on April 19, 2019, 12:16 am By
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UFC's Ige gives blood sample meant for neighbor

Dan Ige, who as an active UFC athlete is subject to random drug tests by USADA, gave a blood sample to a woman who came to his home, only to …read more

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Posted on April 18, 2019, 11:46 pm By
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Mistaken ID leads Ige to give blood to stranger

Dan Ige, who as an active UFC athlete is subject to random drug tests by USADA, gave a blood sample to a stranger who came to his home, only to …read more

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Ige says he gave stranger blood thinking it was USADA

Someone arrived to Dan Ige’s house at 6:30 a.m. to collect blood and the fighter assumed they were with USADA. Dan Ige is going to need some intentional blood work …read more

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UFC's Dan Ige still uncertain who collected his blood but knows it wasn't USADA

LAS VEGAS – UFC featherweight Dan Ige said he didn’t think twice when he was asked Thursday morning to submit his blood to a stranger at his door. In retrospect, …read more

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UFC’s Dan Ige explains how he mistakenly gave blood sample to someone not with USADA

The scenario has been repeated over and over again for the last four years. A UFC fighter will get a knock at the door at around 6 a.m. The people …read more

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USADA imposter steals Dan Ige’s blood

Well… It isn’t every day that one gets their blood stolen. But apparently, if you’re a UFC fighter like Dan Ige, it’s definitely a possibility.

The top featherweight prospect shared early …read more

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UFC Fighter Gets Blood Taken Mistakenly By Non-USADA Group

An Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) fighter got quite the surprise this morning (April 18). The U.S. Anti-Doping Agency (USADA) has been in place with the UFC since 2015. USADA randomly …read more

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Report: Mystery USADA Impersonator Steals UFC Fighter Dan Ige’s Blood

Ige claims someone showed up at his door at 6:30 in the morning to collect blood, and it turns out they weren’t with USADA. Since the UFC teamed up with …read more

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UFC’s Jeff Novitzky says USADA ‘still checking into’ T.J. Dillashaw’s drug-test sample history

T.J. Dillashaw might not be out of the woods yet.
Following Dillashaw’s two positive drug tests for the prohibited substance recombinant human erythropoietin (EPO), USADA is continuing its investigation into the …read more

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Dana White ‘shocked’ that USADA doesn’t test for EPO every single time

Former UFC bantamweight champion T.J. Dillashaw will have to sit on the sidelines until January 2021 after he tested positive for the performance enhancing substance known as erythropoietin, more commonly …read more

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T.J. Dillashaw releases video apology after failed drug test: ‘I messed up’

T.J. Dillashaw released a video statement Friday on Instagram, apologizing following the news of his two-year USADA suspension.
Earlier this week, USADA, the UFC’s anti-doping partner, announced that Dillashaw tested positive …read more

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Posted on April 12, 2019, 5:46 pm By
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Garbrandt upset at USADA over TJ’s previous samples

Cody Garbrandt can’t understand why USADA can’t re-test T.J. Dillashaw past drug samples. T.J. Dillashaw tested positive for EPO in relation to his flyweight title bout with Henry Cejudo at …read more

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Mairbek Taisumov agrees to six-month USADA suspension

It hasn’t been a good week for UFC fighters and USADA. TJ Dillashaw was handed down at 2-year suspension by anti-doping agency and now UFC lightweight Mairbek Taisumov is the …read more

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Mairbek Taisumov Receives 6-Month Suspension from USADA for Anti-Doping Violation

Mairbek Taisumov has accepted a six-month suspension from the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency after testing positive for stanozolol, after proving that his supplements were contaminated. …read more

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Mairbek Taisumov suspended by USADA due to contaminated supplement

UFC lightweight Mairbek Taisumov has received a six-month suspension from USADA after a positive drug test dating back to Sept. 15, 2018.
According to USADA officials, Taisumov tested positive for Stanolozol …read more

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Joe Rogan on TJ Dillashaw testing positive for EPO: ‘This is just cheating’

Former bantamweight champion TJ Dillashaw was suspended for two years by USADA on Tuesday.
Longtime UFC commentator Joe Rogan is a fan of Dillashaw’s fighting, but admitted on a recent podcast …read more

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Urijah Hall Speaks Out Against ‘Mafia S--t’ Going On In The UFC

Even with USADA, “Primetime” can’t help but suspect shady business going on behind the UFC scenes. Urijah Hall came into the UFC with a lot of hype, to the point …read more

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Posted on April 10, 2019, 8:16 pm By
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TJ Dillashaw’s coaches condemn banned substances, support the former UFC champ

Former UFC bantamweight champion TJ Dillashaw accepted a two-year suspension from USADA on Tuesday. Two of his main coaches have issued messages condemning Dillashaw’s use of a banned substance, but …read more

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With T.J. Dillashaw Suspension, Dominick Cruz Regains Mantle As Bantamweight GOAT

On Tuesday, USADA announced that T.J. Dillashaw was suspended for two years for using EPO prior to his UFC Fight Night 143 bout against Henry Cejudo. Dillashaw, who had already …read more

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Conor McGregor Praises Cody Garbrandt Following T.J. Dillashaw’s Suspension

Conor McGregor is giving Cody Garbrandt props after T.J. Dillashaw’s suspension was revealed. Dillashaw was hit with a two-year suspension under the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency (USADA). USADA’s statement revealed that …read more

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Duane Ludwig Quotes Jesus To Defend ‘My Ninja’ TJ Dillashaw

And it wasn’t even “This very night, before the rooster crows, my coaches will disown me three times.” With the news that TJ Dillashaw has been caught by USADA over …read more

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Dillashaw Defeated By ‘The Demon Of Self doubt’

Following his USADA suspension for EPO use, former champ TJ Dillashaw’s strength and conditioning coach has released a statement. The TJ Dillashaw EPO doping scandal continues to reverberate across the …read more

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The A-Side Live Chat: T.J. Dillashaw suspension, UFC 236, Brock Lesnar, Lobov vs. Malignaggi, ONE, more

This is The A-Side Live Chat on MMA Fighting.
Today on the show, we’ll be talking about T.J. Dillashaw’s two-year suspension from USADA for failing a drug test. What are the …read more

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MMA Squared: Farewell poem for TJ Dillashaw

USADA scores it’s biggest knockout, and reshapes the bantamweight GOAT discussion. Hickory dickory dock
USADA says you’ve popped
Your championship run
Sure, it was fun
But turns out that Cruz is the GOAT
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Conor McGregor reacts to TJ Dillashaw suspension, shows respect to Cody Garbrandt

Conor McGregor recently took to Twitter where he shared his reaction to the two-year suspension handed down on TJ Dillashaw by USADA.

Earlier this afternoon, ESPN’s Brett Okamoto reported that …read more

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Additional testing reveals earlier failure from TJ Dillashaw

Former two-time UFC bantamweight champion, TJ Dillashaw has officially been suspended for two years due to a USADA drug test failure. But the test that did him in wasn’t his …read more

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Cody Garbrandt rips ‘scumbag’ T.J. Dillashaw after USADA suspension

Cody Garbrandt wants to see all of T.J. Dillashaw’s sins laid to bare.
After the United States Anti-Doping Agency announced Tuesday that Dillashaw had been handed a two-year suspension for a …read more

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T.J. Dillashaw suspended 2 years by USADA following positive drug test

Former bantamweight champion TJ Dillashaw will have to wait until 2021 to resume his career after he was suspended for two years by USADA on Tuesday.
USADA (United States Anti-Doping Agency) …read more

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T.J. Dillashaw accepts two-year suspension from USADA after positive drug test

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Former UFC bantamweight champion T.J. Dillashaw has accepted a two-year suspension after testing positive for recombinant human erythropoietin (rHuEPO), the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency announced on …read more

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Dillashaw handed two-year suspension by USADA for EPO use

Former bantamweight champion T.J. Dillashaw won’t be fighting for a while. T.J. Dillashaw will not be stepping into the Octagon as a competitor for a while. The former bantamweight …read more

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Former UFC Champ TJ Dillashaw Suspended 2 Years by USADA for Doping Violation

Former bantamweight champion T.J. Dillashaw has been suspended for two years by USADA after violating the UFC’s anti-doping policy. USADA (United States Anti-Doping Agency) officials announced the news on Tuesday …read more

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T.J. Dillashaw accepts 2-year suspension for USADA violation

T.J. Dillashaw has accepted a two-year suspension from the United States Anti-Doping Agency after failing a test for a prohibited substance, the organization announced Tuesday.
This news comes two weeks after …read more

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What TJ Dillashaw's 2-year PED suspension means for UFC

TJ Dillashaw was suspended two years by USADA for testing positive for a banned substance ahead of his fight against Henry Cejudo in January. What does this mean? …read more

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USADA suspends Dillashaw 2 years for EPO use

Former UFC champion TJ Dillashaw has been suspended for two years by USADA after testing positive for EPO in January. …read more

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Machida: USADA ‘lost credibility’ with Jones ‘picogram’ case

Lyoto Machida is relieved he is no longer part of the USADA testing pool. UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones was facing a possible four-year ban when he tested positive …read more

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Patricio Pitbull says Michael Chandler didn’t sign with UFC to avoid USADA, is ‘doing same thing’ as TJ Dillashaw

Bellator 221 is set to be a big one as the promotion heads to Chicago, Illinois on May 11 and is headlined by their second ever champion vs champion bout.

Going …read more

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After Jon Jones case, Lyoto Machida says USADA has lost credibility

The UFC and the United States Anti-Doping Agency (USADA) have been under criticism for how they handled Jon Jones’ case ahead of his return at UFC 232.

USADA did not …read more

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Lyoto Machida Believes USADA Lost Some Credibility After Jon Jones Case

Lyoto Machida feels the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency (USADA) didn’t handle Jon Jones’ case in an ideal way. Machida was suspended for 18 months by USADA back in 2016. The banned …read more

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Azamat Murzakanov Accepts 2-Year USADA Sanction for Anti-Doping Violation

Russian light heavyweight Azamat Murzakanov has accepted a two-year suspension for an anti-doping violation in 2017, USADA announced Monday. …read more

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UFC light heavyweight Azamat Murzakanov accepts two-year USADA suspension

Undefeated light heavyweight prospect Azamat Murzakanov has accepted a two-year suspension from USADA for a 2017 violation of the UFC Anti-Doping Policy.
Murzakanov tested positive for boldenone metabolites (5β-androst-1-en-17β-ol-3-one and androsta-1,4-diene-6β-ol-3,17-dione), …read more

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Midnight Mania! Why Is Nick Diaz Still Being Tested by USADA in 2019?

Bringing you the weird and wild from the world of MMA each and every weeknight Welcome to Midnight Mania!
Nick Diaz is still in the USADA testing pool in 2019.
That’s …read more

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Here's a list of UFC fighters – all champions – tested most by USADA without issue

Whether you’re an ardent supporter or critic of how the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency handles drug testing for the UFC, I think we can all agree on one thing: the more …read more

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Report: Alexander Volkov Pulled from UFC St. Petersburg Due to Potential USADA Violation

Alexander Volkov was reportedly removed from his main event bout at UFC Fight Night 149 in April due to an alleged USADA violation. …read more

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Cormier comments on teammate’s lifetime USADA ban

Double champ Daniel Cormier isn’t cool with teammate Ruslan Magomedov’s actions. Yesterday, USADA took the unusual step of banning a fighter for life. American Kickboxing Academy heavyweight Ruslan Magomedov …read more

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Ruslan Magomedov handed lifetime suspension from USADA

Russia’s ‘Leopard,’ Ruslan Magomedov was once considered by many to be the heavyweight division’s best prospect. His incredible speed for one of the big men of the sport was truly …read more

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UFC heavyweight Ruslan Magomedov banned for life by USADA

Ruslan Magomedov has become the first fighter under the UFC-USADA partnership to get a lifetime ban for repeat violations. It’s been almost four years since Russian UFC heavyweight Ruslan Magomedov …read more

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UFC heavyweight Ruslan Magomedov first fighter to receive lifetime USADA ban

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The UFC’s anti-doping partner is not joking around. Back-to-back violations have resulted in the maximum punishment under its anti-doping program.
The U.S. …read more

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UFC heavyweight Ruslan Magomedov receives lifetime ban from USADA

Heavyweight competitor Ruslan Magomedov has received a lifetime ban from USADA after multiple violations of the UFC’s anti-doping policy.
On Monday, USADA (United States Anti-Doping Agency) revealed that Magomedov had recently …read more

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UFC heavyweight Ruslan Magomedov receives lifetime ban from USADA

Ruslan Magomedov is the first UFC fighter to receive a lifetime ban from USADA.
The heavyweight veteran was handed down a lifetime sanction on Monday after sustaining his second and third …read more

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Editorial: USADA can’t be trusted to deliver blind justice

While TJ Dillashaw finds himself sidelined and Jon Jones fights on despite continuous ‘atypical findings’ it’s worth wondering just how much parity fighters can expect under the USADA drug testing …read more

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Morning Report: Michael Bisping says T.J. Dillashaw relinquishing title ‘is almost an admittance of guilt’

Last week, T.J. Dillashaw revealed that there was an adverse finding by USADA in one of his drug tests for his fight against Henry Cejudo at UFC Brooklyn in January. …read more

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Posted on March 28, 2019, 12:16 pm By
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UFC Rankings Report: Dillashaw Removed, Thompson Plummets

The UFC rankings have been updated following UFC Nashville! Check out all the changes below! Pound for Pound: With T.J. Dillashaw suspended following a potential USADA violation, lots of movement …read more

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UFC Planning Cejudo Vs. Moraes For Vacant Bantamweight Title

After UFC bantamweight champion T.J. Dillashaw was forced to relinquish his title on the heels of a USADA violation, UFC needed to come up with something for the 135-pound division. …read more

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Jennifer Maia says USADA suspension was ‘hard to deal with’

Flyweight Jennifer Maia reflects on her positive test, suspension, and how she managed to prove her innocence. The past months have been quite the rollercoaster for UFC women’s flyweight Jennifer …read more

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Tate: Dillashaw’s USADA case may be similar to Jones’ ‘picogram’ situation

Former UFC bantamweight champion Miesha Tate is seeing similarities between the USADA cases of T.J. Dillashaw and Jon Jones. …read more

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Aljamain Sterling: Henry Cejudo welcome to return to 135 and ‘get smacked up’

The bantamweight kingdom is currently without a ruler — in the wake of T.J. Dillashaw announcing his own ‘adverse’ USADA finding and subsequently relinquishing his title — and that means …read more

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Deiveson Figueiredo sees new stakes ahead of UFC Nashville fight following T.J. Dillashaw’s USADA failure

Deiveson Figueiredo meets Jussier Formiga in a flyweight bout at UFC Nashville on Saturday night, and reacted to the news of T.J. Dillashaw’s “adverse” USADA findings.
Dillashaw announced on Tuesday he …read more

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MMA Squared: Shocking image of USADA and the NYSAC taking down Dillashaw

The best news Aljamain Sterling, Marlon Moraes, and Pedro Munhoz have gotten this year, because the superfight has crashed and is burning.
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McGregor on TJ’s drug test: I called that snake way back

Conor McGregor reacted to TJ Dillashaw’s failed USADA drug test. News recently broke that TJ Dillashaw failed a drug test from his last bout and has been suspended a …read more

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Henry Cejudo and Marlon Moraes trade barbs in wake of bantamweight title being vacated

The UFC bantamweight division was flipped on its head today as TJ Dillashaw was notified of a potential USADA violation thus resulting in a one-year suspension from the New York …read more

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Three options for the UFC’s vacant bantamweight title

Unfortunate news came out this morning that TJ Dillashaw would be relinquishing his bantamweight title due to ‘adverse’ findings in a USADA drug sample.

In addition, it was …read more

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What TJ Dillashaw's drug test failure means for UFC

TJ Dillashaw relinquished his UFC bantamweight belt on Wednesday after USADA found an “adverse analytical finding” in his drug test results. What does this mean for the fighter and the …read more

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Posted on March 20, 2019, 9:46 pm By
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USADA confirms ‘adverse analytical finding’ in Dillashaw drug test before Cejudo fight

USADA, the UFC’s anti-doping partner, confirmed former UFC bantamweight champion T.J. Dillashaw tested positive in a drug test ahead of his January loss to flyweight champ Henry Cejudo in Brooklyn. …read more

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USADA releases statement on TJ Dillashaw drug test

This morning, TJ Dillashaw announced that he failed an in-competition drug test for his January showdown with UFC flyweight champion Henry Cejudo. Dillashaw added that he has chosen to relinquish …read more

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What T.J. Dillashaw drug test found still unclear after USADA, NYSAC statements

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Both the New York State Athletic Commission and U.S. Anti-Doping Agency have confirmed that T.J. Dillashaw failed a drug test.
Just what that he tested positive …read more

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Coach: T.J. Dillashaw USADA news ‘throws a wrench’ in Henry Cejudo rematch plans

The shocking news of T.J. Dillashaw’s adverse USADA findings is certain to set off a sequence of dominoes and one fighter affected in a major way is UFC flyweight champion …read more

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Pros react to T.J. Dillashaw’s drug-test failure, suspension

T.J. Dillashaw is no longer the UFC bantamweight champion and is out for at least a year thanks to his positive USADA test after UFC Brooklyn. Check out how the …read more

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Posted on March 20, 2019, 4:16 pm By
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T.J. Dillashaw reveals ‘adverse’ USADA finding from UFC Brooklyn, plans to relinquish UFC title 

T.J. Dillashaw has revealed that the New York State Athletic Commission (NYSAC) and USADA have informed him of an “adverse finding” from a drug test stemming from his first-round loss …read more

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Posted on March 20, 2019, 1:16 pm By
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T.J. Dillashaw announces he's 'voluntarily relinquishing' UFC title after adverse USADA finding

T.J. Dillashaw has announced plans to vacate the UFC bantamweight title as he deals with an issue with the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency (USADA) following his January loss to Henry Cejudo …read more

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Posted on March 20, 2019, 12:46 pm By
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Level Change Podcast: Conor PRIDE stomps cell phone, UFC London Picks

Episode 11 discussion: McGregor’s latest legal woes, UFC 235 PPV numbers, Romero’s backpeddling on accusation that Paulo Costa failed a USADA drug test, Deontay Wilder’s $50M offer, UFC London preview …read more

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Paulo Costa responds to Yoel Romero’s accusations that Costa failed a USADA drug test

It’s still unclear why Paulo Costa isn’t fighting Yoel Romero in the main event of UFC’s upcoming card in Florida on April 27, but the Brazilian guarantees he’s not in …read more

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Posted on March 12, 2019, 6:17 pm By
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Paulo Costa's manager responds to USADA violation rumors: 'He didn't test positive for anything'

A positive drug test did not cancel a highly anticipated fight between Paulo Costa and Yoel Romero, according to Costa’s manager.
“He didn’t test positive for anything – that’s it for …read more

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Posted on March 12, 2019, 4:46 pm By
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Romero says Costa’s ‘positive test’ nixed their fight, then reels it back

Yoel Romero may have spoken out of turn today in regards to a potential USADA issue for Paulo Costa. As a guest on The MMA Show on ESPN today, …read more

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Posted on March 12, 2019, 11:16 am By
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Yoel Romero says he heard USADA violation for Paulo Costa, then walks it back

Last week, a previously agreed-upon UFC on ESPN 3 headliner between Paulo Costa and Yoel Romero gave way to a rematch between Romero and Ronaldo “Jacare” Souza.
ESPN.com was first to …read more

Source:: MMAJunkie

Yoel Romero heard Paulo Costa being flagged by USADA was reason for fight falling out

The middleweight division in MMA is one that is always providing some sort of intrigue and the reasons for why are seemingly limitless.

One of the recently proposed match-ups over the …read more

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Mir considering legal action against USADA

Frank Mir wants to take legal action against USADA after their recent handling of positive tests for turinabol. After a positive test for turinabol forced his UFC exit, Frank Mir …read more

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Posted on March 8, 2019, 2:16 pm By
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Business-minded Ben Rothwell sighs through suspension, USADA questions

WITCHITA, Kan. – UFC heavyweight Ben Rothwell has feelings about his two-year suspension, the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency and a retreat from public view. That much was evident in the heavy …read more

Source:: MMAJunkie

Former UFC Champion Frank Mir Wants To Take Legal Action Against USADA

Frank Mir is considering taking legal action against the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency (USADA). Mir has voiced his displeasure over USADA’s treatment of Jon Jones in comparison to how he was …read more

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Posted on March 7, 2019, 7:46 pm By
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Frank Mir says he’s considering legal action against USADA

Frank Mir is considering legal action against USADA — and perhaps the UFC — in light of some recent changes regarding the UFC’s anti-doping policy.
Mir, a former UFC heavyweight champion, …read more

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Posted on March 7, 2019, 2:16 pm By
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Georges St-Pierre withdraws from USADA testing pool to cement his retirement from MMA

Georges St-Pierre retired from mixed martial arts two weeks ago and now he’s cemented that decision by withdrawing from the USADA drug testing pool.
All active athletes in the UFC are …read more

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Posted on March 6, 2019, 6:16 pm By
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GSP files retirement papers with UFC, leaves USADA testing pool

Georges St-Pierre is out of the USADA testing pool after retiring from MMA. Georges St-Pierre has given the UFC his notice of retirement, and at the same time he has …read more

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Posted on March 6, 2019, 2:16 pm By
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Georges St. Pierre Exits USADA Drug Testing Pool Upon Retirement

Georges St. Pierre has been removed from the USADA drug testing pool upon announcing his retirement from mixed martial arts. …read more

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Posted on March 6, 2019, 4:16 am By
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Georges St-Pierre exits USADA testing pool, solidifies retirement

Canada’s own Georges “Rush” St-Pierre is one of, if not the greatest MMA fighter to ever live. But after accomplishing all that there is to accomplish, the legend found himself …read more

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Ex-UFC champ Georges St-Pierre exits USADA pool after retirement

Georges St-Pierre has officially taken all the necessary steps to indicate his retirement is the real deal.
After hosting a press conference this past month in Montreal to announce he was …read more

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