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Masvidal is in Shanghai, will fight Bisping if asked: ‘I would go up in a heartbeat’

Where Michael Bisping goes, Jorge Masvidal follows. When Anderson Silva was forced out of the UFC Shanghai main event due to a USADA issue, it surprised many when former UFC …read more

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Posted on November 24, 2017, 2:46 am By
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Holly Holm Responds to Cyborg’s USADA Claims

Former UFC women’s bantamweight champion Holly Holm has hit back at Cris Cyborg’s claims that she feels she has been the target of ‘unfair’ and excessive USADA testing 145-pound champion …read more

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Uriah Hall blasts USADA and ‘steroid-using d—kheads who make him suffer’

Uriah Hall issued an incendiary message to USADA and some of his fellow fighters. When the UFC decided to clean up the sport from performance-enhancing drugs, it sought the …read more

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Posted on November 21, 2017, 7:46 pm By
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‘F*ck You, USADA’: Uriah Hall is ‘Sick of Steroid Using D**kheads’ Impacting his Life

UFC middleweight Uriah Hall hit out at USADA agents and the dopers who have justified the efforts of the organization Hall claims to have been woken up on Monday …read more

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Posted on November 20, 2017, 7:16 pm By
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Uriah Hall goes off on USADA, “steroid-using d**k heads” in profanity-riddled tirade

The United States Anti-Doping Agency, the organization that the UFC has enlisted to help combat MMA’s long standing performance enhancing drug problem, has as long history of aggravating fighters with …read more

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Posted on November 20, 2017, 5:16 pm By
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Kelvin Gastelum unsurprised by Anderson Silva’s USADA failure, but happy for ‘much, much bigger fight’

Kelvin Gastelum lost an opportunity to test himself against Anderson Silva last week when the legendary former middleweight champion failed a USADA drug test ahead of UFC Shanghai. The failure …read more

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James Mulheron pulled from UFC Shanghai due to potential USADA violation

Yet another Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) competitor has landed in the United States Anti-Doping Agency (USADA) doghouse, as heavyweight James Mulheron was notified of a potential violation earlier today (Sat., …read more

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Posted on November 18, 2017, 7:16 pm By
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Kelvin Gastelum Wants a Title Shot if He Beats Michael Bisping

Kelvin Gastelum was originally supposed to fight the legend Anderson Silva in the main even of UFC Shanghai, but Silva’s flagging by USADA took away that opportunity. Luckily, perhaps an …read more

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Posted on November 18, 2017, 4:46 pm By
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James Mulheron Flagged by USADA, Removed From UFC Shanghai

Another day, another fighter gets flagged by the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency (USADA). James Mulheron is the latest fighter hit by the USADA hammer. He was scheduled to take on Cyril …read more

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Posted on November 18, 2017, 4:16 pm By
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James Mulheron flagged for potential USADA violation, off UFC Shanghai

Apparently something can stop “The Juggernaut”.
UFC heavyweight James Mulheron has been removed from his bout opposite Cyril Asker at UFC Shanghai after it was announced that he had been flagged …read more

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James Mulheron pulled from UFC-Shanghai opener due to potential USADA violation

Jul 16, 2017; Glasgow, Scotland, United Kingdom; Justin Willis (blue gloves) reacts after defeating James Mulheron (left) during UFC Fight Night at SSE Hydro. Mandatory Credit: Per Haljestam-USA TODAY Sports

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Anderson Silva releases new statement on failed drug test: My team is working ‘very closely’ with USADA

Anderson Silva has released another statement on his potential USADA anti-doping violation. Last week, it was announced that former pound-for-pound great Anderson Silva had been removed from his headlining middleweight …read more

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Posted on November 17, 2017, 6:16 pm By
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Anderson Silva’s medical team is working with USADA to figure out WTF happened

‘The Spider’ has put out another statement clarifying what he’s doing about his recent drug test failure. Anderson Silva has released another statement on his recent USADA suspension … and …read more

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Posted on November 17, 2017, 2:46 am By
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Anderson Silva 'working very closely with USADA' to figure out failed drug test

For the second time in three days, Anderson Silva has addressed his potential violation of the UFC’s anti-doping policy on Twitter.
Silva today tweeted a message to his fans, thanking them …read more

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Posted on November 16, 2017, 10:16 pm By
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Anderson Silva releases new statement on USADA case

Former longtime UFC middleweight champion Anderson Silva has made a statement regarding his current USADA situation.
Silva, who was pulled from his UFC Shanghai main event against Kelvin Gastelum due to …read more

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Michael Bisping: Anderson Silva’s latest USADA troubles ‘completely destroys his legacy’

Michael Bisping is never one to hide his feelings about performance-enhancing drug use in MMA, and Wednesday was no exception.
Bisping stepped up to face Kelvin Gastelum on Nov. 25 in …read more

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Posted on November 16, 2017, 1:17 am By
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Anderson Silva releases statement after positive drug test, UFC Shanghai removal

Anderson Silva has broken his silence after testing positive in a USADA drug test. Anderson Silva has publicly commented — albeit indirectly — on his recent positive drug test.
The former …read more

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Posted on November 15, 2017, 12:46 pm By
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Anderson Silva breaks silence after potential USADA violation: 'I will not give up'

Anderson Silva has broken his silence.
The former UFC middleweight champion last week was notified of a potential violation of the UFC’s anti-doping policy, causing his removal from the UFC Fight …read more

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Posted on November 15, 2017, 4:46 am By
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Anderson Silva releases statement after being flagged by USADA

Former UFC middleweight champion Anderson Silva was expected to headline this month’s UFC Fight Night event in Shanghai opposite Kelvin Gastelum on November 25.
Unfortunately, “The Spider” was flagged by USADA …read more

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Anderson Silva releases statement following failed USADA drug test

Anderson Silva has broken his silence following a positive drug test.
Last Friday, Silva was pulled from the UFC Shanghai main event against Kelvin Gastelum due to a failed USADA drug …read more

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UFC fighter Ion Cutelaba under USADA investigation for potential blood doping

The Moldovan light heavyweight has the potential to become the first UFC fighter found guilty of ‘blood doping,’ pending a USADA investigation. Ion Cutelaba was removed from UFC 217 due …read more

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Posted on November 15, 2017, 12:16 am By
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VIDEO | Joe Rogan’s live reaction to Anderson Silva being flagged by USADA and pulled from UFC Shanghai

While it may have come as shocking news to many, some were not surprised when news broke that Anderson Silva was recently flagged for a potential anti-doping violation by the …read more

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Posted on November 14, 2017, 9:17 pm By
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Diego Sanchez Believes USADA’s Impact on the UFC has Been Positive

UFC veteran and fan-favorite Diego Sanchez believes that the introduction of USADA into the promotion has been nothing but a good thing Sanchez, who faces Matt Brown at welterweight this …read more

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Grant Dawson Flagged by USADA for Potential Anti-Doping Violation

The UFC announced the featherweight, who has yet to have his first fight booked, was informed of a potential violation pertaining to an out-of-competition USADA drug test administered on Oct. …read more

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Posted on November 10, 2017, 10:16 pm By
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Anderson Silva popped by USADA, pulled from UFC Shanghai main event

Shangbye! The script has officially been flipped.
Former Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) middleweight champion Anderson Silva was flagged for a potential anti-doping violation following an out-of-competition drug test by United States …read more

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Posted on November 10, 2017, 9:46 pm By
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Anderson Silva suspended due to potential USADA doping violation

The UFC has released a statement regarding Anderson Silva’s recent suspension stemming from an out-of-competition sample collected a few weeks ago. Just minutes ago, the UFC dropped a bombshell statement: …read more

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Posted on November 10, 2017, 9:46 pm By
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Anderson Silva Flagged by USADA, Removed From UFC Shanghai Card

As if the week in mixed martial arts couldn’t get anymore wild, Anderson Silva is in trouble with the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency (USADA). Silva was scheduled to take on Kelvin …read more

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Posted on November 10, 2017, 9:46 pm By
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BREAKING: Anderson Silva flagged by USADA – out of UFC Fight Night 122 in Shanghai, China

Terrible news was released on Friday as former UFC middleweight champion Anderson Silva was flagged by the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency for a potential Anti-Doping Policy violation.
The UFC released the following …read more

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Anderson Silva fails USADA drug test, out of UFC Shanghai main event

Anderson Silva is in another drug-test mess.
The UFC legend has failed a USADA out-of-competition drug test and is out of his UFC Shanghai main event against Kelvin Gastelum later this …read more

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Grant Dawson flagged by USADA for potential UFC anti-doping policy violation

Grant Dawson doesn’t even have his first official UFC fight booked, but he’s already been flagged for his first potential anti-doping policy violation.
On Friday, the UFC announced the 23-year-old featherweight …read more

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Posted on November 10, 2017, 9:16 pm By
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Recent UFC Signee Grant Dawson Flagged for Potential Anti-Doping Violation

Grant Dawson’s Octagon debut will be on hold, as the featherweight was flagged by USADA for a potential anti-doping violation stemming from an out-of-competition sample collected on Oct. 18. …read more

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UFC's Grant Dawson notified of potential USADA violation

Sep 16, 2017; Pittsburgh, PA, USA; Justin Ledget (Red Gloves) fights Zu Anyanwu (Blue Gloves) during UFC Fight Night at PPG PAINTS Arena. Mandatory Credit: Don Wright-USA TODAY Sports

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Posted on November 10, 2017, 8:16 pm By
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Diego Sanchez: ‘When fighters are natural, it’s not the size of the dog, it’s the fight in the dog’

Diego Sanchez compares competing before and after USADA came in, and his upcoming fight against Matt Brown. UFC veteran Diego Sanchez is one of the last of the old school …read more

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Jan Blachowicz vs. Jared Cannonier set for UFC on FOX 26

With Antonio Rogerio Nogueira out due to a failed USADA drug test, Jan Blachowicz will step in and face Jared Cannonier at UFC on FOX 26 in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada. …read more

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UFC's Zu Anyanwu notified of potential USADA violation

Sep 16, 2017; Pittsburgh, PA, USA; Justin Ledget (Red Gloves) fights Zu Anyanwu (Blue Gloves) during UFC Fight Night at PPG PAINTS Arena. Mandatory Credit: Don Wright-USA TODAY Sports

Sep 16, …read more

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Posted on November 4, 2017, 4:16 pm By
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Ion Cutelaba Pulled from UFC 217 Due to Possible Anti-Doping Violation

A light heavyweight matchup between Ion Cutelaba and Michal Oleksiejczuk scheduled for UFC 217 has been scraped after Cutelaba was flagged for a potential anti-doping violation by USADA. …read more

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Ion Cutelaba flagged for potential USADA violation, pulled from UFC 217

The mixed martial arts (MMA) gods have struck at the last second as UFC light heavyweight Ion Cutelaba has been notified of a potential United States Anti-Doping Agency (USADA) violation …read more

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Posted on November 3, 2017, 11:16 pm By
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UFC heavyweight Azunna Anyanwu flagged for potential anti-doping violation

Ion Cutelaba wasn’t the only UFC fighter to suffer the wrath of USADA on Friday.
UFC heavyweight Azunna Anyanwu has popped for a potential anti-doping violation stemming from an out-of-competition drug …read more

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Posted on November 3, 2017, 10:17 pm By
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Ion Cutelaba removed from UFC 217 due to potential USADA violation

UFC light heavyweight Ion Cutelaba has been pulled from Saturday night’s matchup against Michal Oleksiejczuk. If you thought that UFC 217 would escape the dreaded last-minute fight cancellation, then …read more

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Ion Cutelaba flagged for possible USADA violation, removed from UFC 217

UFC 217 has lost a fight at the last minute.
The bout between light heavyweights Ion Cutelaba and Michael Oleksiejczuk has been scrapped after Cutelaba was flagged by the U.S. Anti-Doping …read more

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Posted on November 3, 2017, 9:46 pm By
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Special Two Amigos Podcast: Weekly news update, UFC 217 preview

It was just two amigos this episode providing the weekly news update, a Q&A segment about the latest USADA positive tests, and a thorough preview of UFC 217. Welcome to …read more

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Posted on November 3, 2017, 5:46 pm By
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Flagged by USADA, Jim Wallhead has a message for doubters: ‘F—k You’

Color me presumptive, but I get the sneaking suspicion that Jim Wallhead is lit.
Maybe it has something to do with that epic Facebook rant from the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) …read more

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Posted on November 2, 2017, 2:46 pm By
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UFC's Jim Wallhead notified of potential USADA violation

Jun 3, 2017; Rio de Janeiro, Brazil; Luan Chagas (red gloves) fights Jim Wallhead (blue gloves) during UFC 212 at Rio Olympic Arena. Mandatory Credit: Jason Silva-USA TODAY Sports

Jun 3, …read more

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UFC Welterweight Jim Wallhead Faces Potential Anti-Doping Violation

Jim Wallhead is facing a possible anti-doping violation after failing an out-of-competition drug test from USADA collected on Oct. 7. …read more

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Posted on November 2, 2017, 12:46 am By
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Tainted meat exonerates Brandon Moreno in wake of USADA drug test

Not everyone who fails a drug test is guilty.
While we should still pass judgment and crucify them before we get all the facts (this is the Internet, after all), Ultimate …read more

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Posted on November 1, 2017, 6:16 pm By
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Brandon Moreno Faces No Punishment After Being Flagged by USADA

Brandon Moreno can breathe a sigh of relief.
The former “Ultimate Fighter” competitor turned top 10 ranked bantamweight will face no punishment after he was flagged by USADA for a potential …read more

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Brandon Moreno receives no sanctions after failing USADA drug test due to ‘contaminated meat’

UFC flyweight contender Brandon Moreno will receive no punishment after testing positive for a banned substance that was “determined to have been ingested by him without fault or negligence,” USADA …read more

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Morning Report: Dana White calls Jon Jones ‘unfixable’

He may only be a promoter, but when it comes to Jon Jones, Dana White doesn’t pull any punches. After all, following Jones’ most recent self-destruction, failing a USADA drug …read more

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Nogueira to take legal action if suspended by USADA following positive drug test

Brazilian UFC light heavyweight Antonio Rogerio Nogueira plans to get lawyers involved if he is suspended by USADA after a recent positive drug test for a diuretic. Antonio Rogerio …read more

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USADA is still drug testing Jon Jones -- and ‘Bones’ is still passing

While former Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) light heavyweight champion, Jon Jones, is not eligible to compete in mixed martial arts (MMA), he must still adhere to the promotion’s drug testing …read more

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Posted on October 25, 2017, 2:16 pm By
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Report: Jon Jones still being tested by USADA, latest drug test came back clean

Despite being removed from the UFC rankings, Jon Jones is still being tested by USADA. Jon Jones might have been stripped of the light heavyweight title and removed from the …read more

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Posted on October 25, 2017, 11:46 am By
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The MMA Hour - 405 - Jesse Taylor

Jesse Taylor will discuss his recent failed drug test and USADA suspension. …read more

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Jesse Taylor believes he’s the latest fighter to fail a drug test over tainted dick pills

TUF 25 winner Taylor explains why he decided against contesting his 1 year USADA suspension. Jesse Taylor’s career has gone back and forth between inspiring and tragic so many times …read more

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Posted on October 24, 2017, 5:16 pm By
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Jesse Taylor, USADA differ on process that led to his one-year suspension

Jesse Taylor and USADA don’t see eye to eye on the process that led him to accepting a one-year suspension for a positive drug test.
Taylor, a UFC welterweight, told Ariel …read more

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Antonio Rogerio Nogueira promises legal action after USADA violation

If things had gone according to plan, Brazilian MMA legend Antonio Rogerio Nogueira would still be gearing up for a fight with Jared Cannonier at UFC on Fox 26 this …read more

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Norman Parke: ‘Steroid guy’ Mateusz Gamrot wouldn’t pass a USADA test

A lot of Polish MMA fans believe that Mateusz Gamrot is the best lightweight outside of the UFC, but his opponent for this Sunday’s KSW 40, Norman Parke, doesn’t believe …read more

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Carlos Felipe Accepts Two-Year Sanction Given by USADA

Carlos Felipe won’t be competing inside the Octagon for a while. Felipe was scheduled to take on Christian Colombo at UFC Fight Night 119. Those plans crumbled when Felipe was …read more

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Posted on October 20, 2017, 7:16 pm By
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UFC heavyweight draws two-year suspension from USADA

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) was forced to make some changes to its upcoming UFC Fight Night 119 mixed martial arts (MMA) event on FOX Sports 1, taking place Sat., Oct. …read more

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UFC Newcomer Gets 2 Year Suspension from USADA Before Ever Stepping into the Octagon

Carlos Felipe never got the chance to make his UFC debut after the Brazilian newcomer was flagged for a doping violation by USADA and now he’ll have to wait two …read more

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USADA suspends UFC newcomer Carlos Felipe two years for testing positive for steroid

Carlos Felipe will have to wait to make his UFC debut. A significant amount of time.
The Brazilian heavyweight was suspended two years by USADA, the UFC’s anti-doping partner, for testing …read more

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Antonio Rogerio Nogueira tests positive for banned diuretic, pulled from UFC on FOX 26

UFC light heavyweight Antonio Rogerio Nogueira has been flagged by USADA after testing positive for a diuretic. Antonio Rogerio Nogueira is the latest fighter flagged by USADA.
The light-heavyweight …read more

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Twitter Mailbag: On Cerrone-Till, Cyborg's USADA concerns, UFC's PPV status, and more

Is “Cowboy” taking his Liverpudlian opponent lightly at UFC-Gdansk? Does Cyborg really think there’s a USADA conspiracy afoot? Is Bisping really a jerk, or does he merely want us to …read more

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Posted on October 19, 2017, 10:46 pm By
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Antonio Rogerio Nogueira Flagged by USADA, UFC on FOX 26 Bout Off

Antonio Rogerio Nogueira is the latest Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) fighter to get flagged by the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency (USADA). Nogueira was set to take on Jared Cannonier inside the …read more

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Antonio Rogerio Nogueira hit with potential USADA violation, pulled from UFC on FOX 26

A potential U.S. Anti-Doping Agency violation has forced Antonio Rogerio Nogueira out of December’s UFC on FOX 26 event.
Officials today announced Nogueira (22-8 MMA, 5-5 UFC) had been notified of …read more

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UFC’s Lyman Good suing supplement companies, claiming tainted products caused positive USADA drug test

Lyman Good said he never took performance-enhancing drugs, and USADA co-signed that his 2016 positive drug test came from tainted supplements. Now, Good wants to take the companies that manufactured …read more

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Posted on October 19, 2017, 7:16 pm By
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Dana White: If Jon Jones gets light punishment, ‘I legally owe him a fight’

Dana White says he is contractually obligated to give Jon Jones a fight, if USADA decides on a light punishment. The United States Anti-Doping Agency (USADA) has yet to …read more

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Posted on October 18, 2017, 12:16 pm By
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Cris Cyborg clarifies stance on Holly Holm and USADA testing

UFC women’s featherweight champion Cris Cyborg would like to clarify her stance on Holly Holm and performance-enhancing drugs.
Cyborg on Tuesday issued a string of tweets expressing concern over Holly Holm …read more

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Holly Holm has a message for Cris Cyborg: I’ve never ‘needed an applause for passing my tests’

The former UFC women’s bantamweight champion has a bone to pick with Cris Cyborg’s complaints that USADA may not be testing Holm as much as her. Cris Cyborg is in …read more

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VIDEO | Holly Holm Claps Back at Cyborg Over USADA Accusations

This morning, USADA paid a visit to Cris Cyborg today for her third test in a month. There was no problem, except for Cyborg wants the same testing frequency for …read more

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Posted on October 17, 2017, 5:16 pm By
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Cris Cyborg says USADA is picking on her, tested 3 times in less than a month

Cris Cyborg was tested three times in a short span even if she doesn’t have a bout agreement in place. Cris Cyborg just had another visit from USADA, and according …read more

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Dhiego Lima on Jesse Taylor’s USADA failure: ‘It was a relief for me’

Dhiego Lima says things in his fight with Jesse Taylor make a lot more sense now that Taylor has been flagged by USADA. Back in July, it seemed that Jesse …read more

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USADA Releases Statement on Jesse Taylor’s One-Year Suspension

Jesse Taylor has accepted a one-year sanction for violating the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency (USADA) policy. Last month, Taylor was flagged by USADA for a positive sample collected on Aug. 22. …read more

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Posted on October 13, 2017, 9:46 pm By
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UFC welterweight Jesse Taylor suspended one year by USADA

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) welterweight bruiser Jesse Taylor finally got his long-awaited shot at redemption, courtesy of his winning performance at The Ultimate Fighter (TUF) 25 Finale back in July.
Then …read more

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'TUF 25' winner Jesse Taylor accepts 1-year suspension for clomiphene

Welterweight Jesse Taylor will have to wait for redemption.
UFC anti-doping partner USADA today announced Taylor, 34, has accepted a one-year suspension after an out-of-competition drug test conducted Aug. 22 found …read more

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USADA suspends Jesse Taylor one year for positive drug test for clomiphene

From comeback story to drug suspension in three months.
USADA suspended Jesse Taylor one year for testing positive for anti-estrogen agent clomiphene in an out-of-competition drug test, the UFC’s anti-doping partner …read more

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‘Ultimate Fighter’ Winner Jesse Taylor Suspended One Year by USADA

Recent “Ultimate Fighter” winner Jesse Taylor has been suspended one-year after testing positive for a banned substance and violating the UFC’s anti-doping policy.
USADA (United States Anti-Doping), who enforce the UFC’s …read more

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Guido Cannetti’s dogged fight to prove to USADA he didn’t knowingly take banned substances

UFC bantamweight Guido Cannetti had to go to great lengths to save his fighting career.
Last October, just days away from his heated rematch with Marco Beltran at The Ultimate …read more

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‘Devastated’ Junior dos Santos says he’s a ‘victim’ after failed USADA test

UFC heavyweight Junior dos Santos talks about his USADA notification for a banned diuretic. Former UFC heavyweight champion Junior dos Santos was on his way home after another training session …read more

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UFC exec Jeff Novitzky sets record straight on Jon Jones comments

Jeff Novitzky did an interview on UFC announcer Bruce Buffer’s podcast last week and one of the topics of discussion was Jon Jones and his doping case with USADA.
A few …read more

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USADA updates UFC fighters on 2018 prohibited list

USADA wants fighters to have the most up-to-date information when it comes to what they can and can’t put in their bodes.
The UFC’s anti-doping partner today notified fighters of changes …read more

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Posted on October 9, 2017, 11:46 pm By
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Dana White: Jon Jones couldn’t handle the pressure of being champ

The UFC president didn’t hold back when asked about his current opinion of Jon Jones. Jon Jones is currently sitting on the sidelines, suspended pending hearings with USADA and the …read more

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Posted on October 9, 2017, 7:16 pm By
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Three Amigos No. 145: Weekly news update, Q & A with Captain Kidd (CBD)

The Amigos are back with your weekly news update, a preview of UFC 216 and a Q & A session regarding USADA’s un-banning of CBD oil. Welcome to your weekly …read more

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Posted on October 6, 2017, 4:16 pm By
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Andrea Lee talks USADA rule that scrapped UFC 216 debut, clears air on previously failed drug test

Former Invicta FC flyweight champ and current UFC fighter Andrea Lee has entered the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency testing pool, though she’d rather her addition have been less dramatic.
The good news, …read more

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Posted on October 2, 2017, 11:46 pm By
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Leslie Smith Hits out at USADA’s Tracking App Idea

Leslie Smith, like all other UFC fighters, recently received a survey from the promotion regarding the place USADA will have in the future of the company Smith was flabbergasted to …read more

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Posted on September 30, 2017, 5:17 pm By
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Leslie Smith Comments on UFC’s Possible USADA Tracking App for Athletes

Earlier this month, UFC fighters got a curious survey sent to them about the future of USADA and how the organization and its employers would interact. The purpose of the …read more

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