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UFC's Sean O'Malley to undergo hip surgery as USADA situation plays out

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Jones says USADA’s science shows he wasn’t cheating

The former UFC champion wants to make it clear that, despite two failed drug tests, all evidence shows that he’s not a cheater. At this point it’s hard to imagine …read more

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USADA says 26-year suspension by Italian Anti-Doping Agency won’t affect Mara Romero Borella’s UFC career

The wild story surrounding UFC flyweight Mara Romero Borella seems to be coming to a conclusion as we now know that her 26-year suspension by the Italian Anti-Doping Agency will …read more

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UFC Fighter Brad Scott receives two-year USADA suspension for cocaine

Another UFC fighter has been suspended by the United States Anti-Doping Agency.
According to a USADA press release, UFC middleweight Brad Scott has received a two-year suspension after failing his UFC …read more

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UFC Fighter receives two-year USADA suspension for cocaine

Another UFC fighter has been suspended by the United States Anti-Doping Agency.
According to a USADA press release, UFC middleweight Brad Scott has received a two-year suspension after failing his UFC …read more

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Three Amigos Podcast Special: UFC code of silence re: USADA

Iain Kidd and Stephie Haynes are breaking down all the details and ramifications stemming from the UFC’s decision to no longer announce USADA flags. They also discuss Jon Jones’ upcoming …read more

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UFC Fighter Brad Scott Accepts Two-Year Anti-Doping Penalty from USADA

USADA announced on Tuesday that Bradley Scott has tested positive for a prohibited substance and accepted a two-year sanction for his violation under the UFC Anti-Doping Program.
Scott, 29, tested positive …read more

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Brad Scott accepts two-year USADA suspension

Brad Scott will be out of competition until 2020.
The 29-year-old UFC welterweight accepted a two-year sanction for a failed drug test taken in May of last year, the USADA announced …read more

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Luke Rockhold’s message to USADA: Stop ‘attacking’ the wrong people

LAS VEGAS — At UFC 229, former middleweight champion Luke Rockhold discussed his fight with Chris Weidman at UFC 230, his strong opinions on USADA, moving up to light heavyweight …read more

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UFC anti-drug czar praises ‘clean UFC athletes’ Overeem, Lombard

Jeff Novitzky praised some fighters for passing 25 USADA tests – but two of them have been failed drug tests in the past. For the last few months, the …read more

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Luke Rockhold shames USADA for how it operates: 'It seems like they're owned'

UFC dual champion Daniel Cormier isn’t the only one unhappy with the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency’ recent ruling on Jon Jones.
Ex-middleweight champ Luke Rockhold (16-4 MMA, 6-3 UFC), Cormier’s longtime friend …read more

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Jones denies that he snitched on other MMA fighters

Jon Jones is satisfied with his USADA suspension — and wants MMA fans to know that he did not “snitch” on other fighters. Jon Jones received a reduced suspension from …read more

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Tony Martin calls out Cerrone vs. Perry winner, credits USADA for resurgence after UFC 229 win

LAS VEGAS – After knocking out Ryan LaFlare in the UFC 229 opener, Tony Martin’s first order of business was to call his shot.
Before the fight, Martin (14-4 MMA, 6-4 …read more

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Tony Martin believes 90 percent of UFC fighters were on PEDs before USADA

LAS VEGAS — After his KO win at UFC 229, Tony Martin discusses the victory over Ryan LaFlare, why he wants the Donald Cerrone vs. Mike Perry winner next, fighting …read more

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Jon Jones claims he didn’t snitch to reduce USADA suspension, doesn’t care to fight Daniel Cormier a third time

The former light heavyweight champion Jon Jones is just a little under a month away from being able to return to action for the first time since July 2017.
Jones has …read more

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Morning Report: On ‘snitch’ accusations, Jon Jones says he didn’t give up info ‘on anyone in the sport’

Last month, Jon Jones was finally handed down his suspension from USADA for failing an in-competition drug test at his rematch with Daniel Cormier at UFC 214: 15-months retroactive to …read more

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Jon Jones opens up about Daniel Cormier, USADA, return to UFC

Former UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones spoke exclusively with ESPN about his ongoing feud with rival Daniel Cormier, USADA’s decision to allow him to compete again in October and …read more

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The A-Side Live Chat: Khabib vs. McGregor, Shevchenko vs. Eubanks headlining UFC 230, UFC 229 preview, USADA

This is The A-Side Live Chat on MMA Fighting from Las Vegas.
Today on the show, we’ll talk Khabib Nurmagomedov vs. Conor McGregor, which headlines UFC 229 on Saturday here at …read more

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Werdum pleads innocence over positive USADA test

Former UFC heavyweight champion Fabricio Werdum claims he didn’t do anything wrong after testing positive for a performance enhancing substance. Fabricio Werdum has finally broken his silence. In a recent …read more

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Fabricio Werdum Refused to ‘Snitch’ to USADA to Get Reduced Sentence

Fabricio Werdum is no rat. That’s the message the former UFC heavyweight champion passed along after receiving a two-year suspension from USADA after testing positive for trenbolone in an out …read more

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Fabricio Werdum Says He Refused USADA’s Offer to Snitch for Reduced Sanction

Last month, Fabricio Werdum was given a two-year suspension by USADA after testing positive for the anabolic steroid tenbolone and its metabolite epitrenbolone in an out-of-competition screening conducted in April. …read more

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Fabricio Werdum still hopes to fight again despite lengthy USADA suspension

Having received a two-year sanction from the United States Anti-Doping Agency, Fabricio Werdum will not be able to fight until May of the year 2020. By that time, the former …read more

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Fabricio Werdum says USADA offered him the chance to ‘snitch’ but he turned it down

Former UFC heavyweight champion Fabricio Werdum, who was recently handed a two-year suspension by the United States Anti-Doping Agency (USADA), says the agency offered him the same opportunity to ‘snitch’ …read more

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Morning Report: Fabricio Werdum says he balked at USADA’s option to ‘snitch’

In July of 2017, at UFC 214, Jon Jones finally completed his comeback, knocking out his rival Daniel Cormier and recapturing the UFC light heavyweight title he never lost inside …read more

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Sean O’Malley announces he’s failed USADA drug test, out of UFC 229

Sean O’Malley won’t be competing at UFC 229.
The popular UFC prospect announced Sunday on social media that he has failed a USADA drug test and will be unable to fight …read more

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Sean O'Malley says he's out of UFC 229 fight vs. Quinonez due to USADA violation

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Sean O’Malley announces he’s out of UFC 229 due to potential USADA violation

Last week, the UFC announced that it has adjusted its drug testing practices, and that it will no longer be announcing potential United States Anti-Doping Agency (USADA) violations. Instead, the …read more

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Suspended Fabricio Werdum says he turned down USADA's request to snitch

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Former UFC heavyweight champion Fabricio Werdum currently is serving a two-year suspension handed down by the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency earlier this month.
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UFC: USADA cases now won't be announced until after they're resolved

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A little more than one week after Jon Jones received a 15-month suspension for a second USADA violation, the UFC has announced changes to …read more

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UFC Alters Anti-Doping Policy; Will Now Announce Violations Only After Case Resolution

For Ultimate Fighting Championship athletes, the promotion’s anti-doping partnership with USADA has had a distinct “guilty until proven innocent” feel since it was enacted in 2015. …read more

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Colby Covington blasts former champion Jon Jones on social media

Former UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones was recently handed out a fifteen-month suspension from USADA.
That punishment stemmed from Jon Jones failed drug test at UFC 214.
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Daniel Cormier to Jon Jones: You're 'the only scumbag low enough' to snitch for USADA

Daniel Cormier still isn’t about to let Jon Jones get the last word.
Less than 24 hours after Jones blasted the two-division UFC champion on social media, Cormier replied with his …read more

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Morning Report: Jon Jones lights into Daniel Cormier over USADA criticism

It’s safe to say, Jon Jones is all the way back.
Last week, Jones was finally handed down his suspension from USADA following his failed drug tests in relation with UFC …read more

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Jon Jones to Daniel Cormier: My innocence ‘shatters’ your ‘illusion’

Jon Jones attacked two-division UFC champ Daniel Cormier in an Instagram post for not answering a phone call from USADA. Jon Jones has a message — or two — for …read more

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Jon Jones slams Daniel Cormier over USADA comments: 'The fact you can't beat me kills you'

July 29, 2017; Anaheim, CA, USA; UFC president Dana White puts the championship belt on Jon Jones following his victory against Daniel Cormier during UFC 214 at Honda Center. Mandatory …read more

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Jon Jones betting odds: Gustafsson favored as next opponent

Check out these interesting prop bets regarding the future return of UFC icon Jon Jones. USADA has recently ruled that polarizing MMA icon Jon Jones would receive a backdated …read more

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Coach Wink says he hasn’t talked to Jon Jones about snitching reports, but can’t believe he’d do it

The head striking coach for Team Jackson-Winkeljohn isn’t giving any credence to Jon Jones “snitching” to USADA to get a reduced sentence. It sounds like Jon Jones’ camp is picking …read more

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Daniel Cormier to USADA: ‘Stop calling me’

Daniel Cormier sees no point in USADA’s constant calls and visits, which is part of the agency’s policies. UFC light heavyweight and heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier is no stranger …read more

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Daniel Cormier really meant it when he said he doesn't want USADA to bother him

When news broke last week of Jon Jones’ reduced suspension of 15 months by the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency for his second violation, Daniel Cormier made it clear he wants nothing …read more

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The A-Side Live Chat: Khabib vs. McGregor, UFC 230 main event, Jon Jones vs. USADA, Mousasi vs. MacDonald

This is The A-Side Live Chat on MMA Fighting.
Today on the show, we’ll talk last week’s Khabib Nurmagomedov vs. Conor McGregor UFC 229 press conference in New York and the …read more

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Agent Malki Kawa says Jon Jones is ‘not a snitch;’ USADA offers clarification

Jon Jones is no snitch, according to his longtime agent.
Malki Kawa told Luke Thomas on Monday’s edition of The MMA Hour that Jones did not get a reduced suspension in …read more

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Johny Hendricks explains how USADA influenced him to retire from MMA

This summer, after a series of losses in the UFC middleweight division, former UFC welterweight champion Johny Hendricks announced his retirement from MMA.
Speaking on The MMA Hour on Monday, the …read more

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USADA responds to Jon Jones manager claim that 'snitching' not part of suspension reduction

Jon Jones’ manager, Malki Kawa, on Monday claimed the former UFC champion didn’t give up information on other athletes to have his suspension reduced by the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency.
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Jon Jones must provide all info he has about UFC PED users

Former UFC champion Jon Jones received a 30-month reduction in his anti-doping sentence for agreeing to provide “substantial assistance” to USADA. Here’s what that means. Jon Jones’ agent Malki Kawa …read more

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Johny Hendricks explains how USADA played role in UFC retirement decision, details scary weight cut

In his heyday, Johny Hendricks was one of the greatest welterweights alive. A former UFC champion, Hendricks emerged as one of the 170-pound division’s most ferocious figures from the beginning …read more

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Gustafsson: Bout With Jones Is ‘The Only Fight That Makes Sense’

‘The Mauler’ continues to stump for a fight with Jon Jones once the former light heavyweight champ’s USADA suspension ends in November. After over a year of mystery and anticipation, …read more

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Daily Debate results: After the Jon Jones case, how do you feel about USADA?

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Earlier this week, former UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones finally learned his fate for another failed drug test.
Jones, 31, faced up to a …read more

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Jimi Manuwa thinks Jon Jones’ 15-month suspension gives USADA a black eye

SAO PAULO, BrazilJimi Manuwa was forced out of the UFC Sao Paulo main event with a leg injury, and sat down with MMA Fighting in Brazil to explain …read more

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Khabib Nurmagomedov not happy with Jon Jones suspension, ‘USADA is No. 1 bullsh*t’

The long-awaited announcement for what kind of suspension Jon Jones would be given was finally announced yesterday. And it was to the displeasure of many.
Jones received a 15-month suspension from …read more

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Jon Jones gets three months' community service from CSAC following USADA suspension

Former UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones has been ordered to do three months of community service in addition to a 15-month suspension handed down Wednesday by a neutral arbitrator.
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Jon Jones is back for re-redemption, or Comeback III, or…anyway, USADA hooked him up

Here are four words that could’ve easily ended up in the script to Groundhog Day: Jon Jones is back. In perhaps the greatest upset in a career where he’s always …read more

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Three Amigos Podcast: complete Jon Jones USADA suspension explainer

Iain Kidd and Stephie Haynes break down all the details surrounding Jon Jones’ greatly reduced suspension issued by USADA late yesterday.
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Jones releases statement following USADA suspension

Comeback Season begins now,” the former UFC light heavyweight champion wrote. The road back to UFC gold has begun for Jon Jones.
The former light heavyweight champion received a 15-month USADA …read more

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Jones admitted to more cocaine use during USADA arbitration

The arbitration hearing for Jon Jones’ suspension discovered the former UFC champion continued to use cocaine both before and after his positive test for turinabol, resulting in another stint in …read more

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Jon Jones releases statement following USADA suspension: “Comeback season begins now”

Former UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones has released a lengthy statement after finally being served a fifteen-month suspension from USADA.
Jones suspension stemmed from a failed drug test that occurred …read more

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Video: Jon Jones USADA suspension reaction

Jon Jones finally found out his punishment from USADA on Wednesday, and MMA Fighting’s Marc Raimondi and Shaun Al-Shatti broke down the big news. …read more

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Cormier On Third Fight With Jones: ‘Why Would I Look Back?’

News of former UFC light heavyweight champ Jon Jones’ unusual USADA settlement has burned through the MMA scene like a wildfire, eliciting excitement and disgust and confusion all around. Jones …read more

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Fighters react to the news of Jon Jones imminent return!

Earlier this evening news broke that former UFC light heavyweight kingpin Jon Jones had received a 15-month suspension from USADA, making him eligible to return on October 28.
The arbitrator in …read more

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Daniel Cormier Reacts to Jon Jones Receiving 15-Month Suspension from USADA

Daniel Cormier has moved past Jon Jones and he’s not looking back.
On Wednesday, Jones was officially handed a 15-month suspension from USADA after testing positive for an anabolic steroid last …read more

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VIDEO | Daniel Cormier reacts to Jon Jones news, ‘USADA can’t come to my house anymore’

Following USADA’s official ruling on Jon Jones, @dc_mma speaks on the possibility of DC vs Jones 3. pic.twitter.com/MVQSOY83dg
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Daniel Cormier dismisses Jon Jones trilogy, tells USADA not to visit anymore

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It didn’t take long for dual-UFC champ Daniel Cormier to offer an opinion on Jon Jones’ 15-month suspension, which was announced today by the …read more

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Jon Jones announces ‘comeback season’ in first statement since USADA verdict

Jon Jones is back.
On Wednesday, it was reported by MMA Fighting that the former UFC light heavyweight champion had been given a 15-month suspension for his second failed drug test, …read more

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Jon Jones: “Comeback Season Begins Now”

Jon Jones is ready for his return. A little over a month from today, he will be officially cleared to do so, after USADA’s decision came down the pike Wednesday …read more

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Jon Jones receives 15-month suspension from USADA, eligible to return on Oct. 28

The long-awaited USADA decision has finally been announced. The former light heavyweight champion Jon Jones has been handed his suspension.
A bit surprisingly, it’s not as long as it was expected …read more

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Jon Jones releases statement after USADA suspension: 'Comeback season begins now'

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Jon Jones has released a statement on his suspension announcement after reaching arbitration with the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency (USADA).
Jones (22-1 MMA, 16-1 UFC), the …read more

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Pros react to USADA’s announcement of Jon Jones’ suspension

A lot of people are not very happy about Jon Jones only getting 15 months and being eligible to fight next month. After over a year of indecision from …read more

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Pros react to Jon Jones’ 15-month USADA suspension

Jon Jones could soon be seen fighting in the Octagon.
The former UFC light heavyweight champ received a 15-month suspension by USADA, the UFC’s anti-doping policy, for his failed drug test …read more

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UFC's Jones suspended but could return in Oct.

UFC’s Jon Jones was suspended 15 months by USADA, but he could be eligible to return to competition by Oct. 28. …read more

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Jon Jones given 15-month suspension after arbitration in USADA case

Jon Jones might get the chance to headline a huge card in his home state after all.
The former UFC light heavyweight champion — and one of the greatest to ever …read more

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Jon Jones gets 15-month ban, making him eligible to fight at UFC 230

Jon Jones is back. USADA has finally made its ruling on Jon Jones’ positive drug test for turinabol, and it’s a favorable one for the former UFC light heavyweight champion.
Jones, …read more

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Lyoto Machida Sounds Off on Being Satisfied With Move From UFC to Bellator

Lyoto Machida has discussed his decision to jump from the UFC to Bellator MMA. Machida was suspended for 18 months due to an anti-doping violation by USADA. He did declare …read more

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Jon Jones Was At UFC HQ This Weekend Taking Care Of ‘Business’

Former light heavyweight champion Jon Jones continues to exist in a mysterious USADA induced limbo. Flagged by the drug testing agency for Turinabol following his (now overturned) win over Daniel …read more

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Thiago Alves expects ‘some difference’ in UFC Moscow opponent Alexey Kunchenko’s performance under USADA

The Octagon will arrive in Russia for the first time Saturday night UFC Moscow, and longtime veteran Thiago Alves expects local fighters to experience some differences in the cage.
Alexey Kunchenko …read more

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Lyoto Machida calls Fabricio Werdum suspension 'very sad,' renews USADA complaints

Lyoto Machida believes the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency should’ve gone easier on Fabricio Werdum.
The former UFC light heavyweight champion and current Bellator star called Werdum’s recent suspension “very sad.” Machida (24-8 …read more

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Morning Report: Mark Hunt blasts ‘little dog’ Fabricio Werdum after two-year USADA suspension

Earlier this week, Mark Hunt came out swinging against Brock Lesnar for the former champion being awarded a title shot despite failing a USADA drug test ahead of his last …read more

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VIDEO | Mark Hunt reacts to Fabricio Werdum’s USADA suspension

Here’s @markhunt1974 not mincing words while discussing @FabricioWerdum’s two-year USADA suspension:
Full story from #UFCMoscow here https://t.co/XWn1bg0uBz pic.twitter.com/ffEAJI1e7m
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USADA denies taking bribe from Jon Jones

“Under no circumstances do we receive payments as part of the resolution of cases.” It’s now been over a year since it was revealed that Jon Jones tested positive for …read more

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Urijah Faber still in USADA testing pool, ‘wouldn’t put it past’ himself to fight again

LAS VEGAS — Urijah Faber speaks to the media in Las Vegas about his upcoming grappling match against Kazushi Sakuraba at Quintet 3, the unique format of Quintet, the status …read more

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Mark Hunt rips 'little (expletive)' and 'weak-minded' Fabricio Werdum after USADA suspension

MOSCOW – Despite his turbulent, legally contentious status with the UFC, Mark Hunt has a few reasons to be excited about Saturday’s UFC Fight Night 136 meeting with Alexei Oleinik.
Hunt, …read more

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USADA issues statement after rumors of payoff in Jon Jones case

The circumstances of Jon Jones’ dealings with the United States Anti-Doping Agency are extremely mysterious. It’s been well over a year since the former light heavyweight champion’s failed drug test, …read more

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USADA Denies Being Paid Off by Former UFC Champion Jon Jones

A spokesperson for the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency (USADA) has denied claims that Jon Jones has paid them off for a favorable ruling. Jones awaits a decision from USADA regarding his …read more

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USADA shoots down payoff rumors in Jon Jones case

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The long delay in resolving Jon Jones’ U.S. Anti-Doping Agency (USADA) case has sparked plenty of speculation about what’s going on behind the scenes.
As …read more

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Ex-UFC Champ Fabricio Werdum Suspended 2 Years for Anti-Doping Violation

Fabricio Werdum has been suspended for two years by USADA for an anti-doping violation stemming from an out-of-competition sample collected on April 25. …read more

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Barnett wants to fight in 2019: ‘It’s just a matter of when and where’

Recent free agent Josh Barnett isn’t done with MMA yet. After a long and sometimes acrimonious battle with USADA over a positive test that he proved was due to …read more

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Former UFC Champion Fabricio Werdum Suspended 2 Years by USADA

Former heavyweight champion Fabricio Werdum has been suspended for two years by USADA after a violation of the UFC’s anti-doping policy. USADA (United States Anti-Doping Agency), who oversees the UFC’s …read more

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Fabricio Werdum dealt two year suspension from USADA

Another former champion recently fell victim to good ol’ USADA. This time it was a heavyweight legend and Brazilian icon.
That man being none other than Fabricio Werdum.
Werdum was initially supposed …read more

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Fabricio Werdum suspended two years by USADA for failed drug test

Fabricio Werdum’s career will be put on hold until at least 2020.
The former UFC heavyweight champion was formally given a two-year suspension from USADA on Tuesday as a result of …read more

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Former UFC champion Fabricio Werdum Suspended 2 Years by USADA

Former heavyweight champion Fabricio Werdum has been suspended for two years for violating the UFC’s anti-doping policy following a failed drug test earlier this year.
USADA (United States Anti-Doping Agency), the …read more

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Jon Jones Lands New Supplement Sponsorship

Jon Jones is starting to get his sponsorships back following issues with the United States Anti-Doping Agency (USADA). “Bones” has had several issues with USADA testing since it partnered with …read more

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Jones: ‘I’m staying faithful’ for a reduced sentence from USADA

Jon Jones is hoping to get a lighter sentence from USADA, who has yet to decide on the fate of his fighting future. Former UFC light heavyweight champion Jon …read more

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Cormier Responds To #Cheater Jon Jones

Jon Jones has been stuck in USADA limbo for over a year now, but many think his recent uptick in interviews points to a return sooner rather than later. In …read more

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Posted on September 4, 2018, 4:16 pm By
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Jon Jones calls for two more fights with Daniel Cormier, Cormier fires back

If former UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones has his way, his current USADA situation will soon be squared away, and he’ll fight his arch rival Daniel Cormier two more …read more

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Morning Report: Jon Jones says he wants two more fights vs. Daniel Cormier to ‘crush his confidence’

Last July, following a USADA suspension for testing positive for a banned substance, Jon Jones returned to the UFC to rematch Daniel Cormier, knocking out Cormier in the third round …read more

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