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Undefeated UFC-signed fighter flagged by USADA before making Octagon debut

A fighter’s UFC career has been put on hold after the promotion was notified of a potential Anti-Doping Policy violation.
Undefeated Russian MMA fighter Azamat Murzakanov was flagged for a potential …read more

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UFC rookie flunks USADA drug test

I suppose it’s good to get these things out of the way nice and early.
Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) rookie Azamat Murzakanov (7-0) was flagged for a potential United States Anti-Doping …read more

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Matt Brown retiring from UFC, but won’t exit USADA testing pool ‘just in case’

Longtime Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) welterweight slugger, Matt Brown, is calling it a career after his final fight at the upcoming UFC Fight Night 120 mixed martial arts (MMA) event …read more

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Matt Brown is retiring, but he won’t be exiting the USADA testing pool

On November 11, in the co-main event of the UFC’s anticipated trip to Norfolk, welterweight brawler Matt Brown will partake in his final fight. His opponent will be former UFC …read more

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Russian light heavyweight becomes latest fighter flagged by UFC’s USADA program

Azamat Murzakanov was supposed to debut for the UFC back in June, before getting sidelined by injury, now it looks like he may be out much longer. USADA has created …read more

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Posted on September 26, 2017, 1:16 am By
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Azamat Murzakanov Flagged by USADA, UFC Releases Statement

Azamat Murzakanov has been flagged for a potential violation of the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency (USADA) policy. Murzakanov hasn’t even made his Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) debut. He was set to …read more

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UFC newcomer Azamat Murzakanov flagged by USADA for potential anti-doping violation

A UFC newcomer has failed a drug test before even debuting in the promotion.
Azamant Murzakanov has been flagged for a potential anti-doping violation by USADA stemming from an out-of-competition sample …read more

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Don Frye on USADA: ‘They Catch Who They Want to Catch’

Don Frye isn’t exactly enthused with the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency’s (USADA) place in mixed martial arts. USADA recently sent shockwaves throughout the MMA world when Jon Jones was flagged for …read more

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Posted on September 24, 2017, 10:46 am By
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UFC light heavyweight suspended one year following USADA anti-doping violation

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) light heavyweight bruiser Nick Roehrick found himself in hot water last month after United States Anti-Doping Agency (USADA) notified the once-beaten Floridian of a potential anti-doping …read more

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Posted on September 22, 2017, 3:16 pm By
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UFC’s Nick Roehrick suspended by USADA after testing positive for clomiphene

The UFC light heavyweight will be suspended for a year for failing a drug test. Late last month, Nick Roehrick was flagged by USADA stemming from an out of competition …read more

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Posted on September 22, 2017, 2:16 pm By
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Nick Roehrick accepts 1-year suspension from USADA after testing positive for clomiphene

UFC light heavyweight Nick Roehrick has accepted a one-year suspension from the USADA, according to a release from the agency Thursday.
The 30-year-old was flagged by the USADA on Aug. 17 …read more

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Posted on September 21, 2017, 11:16 pm By
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UFC Light Heavyweight Nick Roehrick Accepts 1-Year Sanction from USADA for Clomiphene

Nick Roehrick has accepted a one-year suspension from USADA after failing an out-of-competition urine test conducted on Aug. 8. …read more

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Posted on September 21, 2017, 11:16 pm By
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USADA suspends UFC's Nick Roehrick 1 year for doping

Just over one month after he was flagged for a potential doping violation, UFC light heavyweight Nick Roehrick has accepted a suspension from the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency.
USADA announced today that …read more

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Posted on September 21, 2017, 11:16 pm By
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UFC heavyweight Carlos Felipe releases statement on potential USADA violation

Carlos Felipe was removed from his UFC Sao Paulo bout with Christian Colombo on Oct. 28 due to a potential USADA violation, and the Brazilian fighter issued a statement on …read more

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Brazilian heavyweight flagged by USADA, removed from UFC debut bout

A Brazilian heavyweight is already in trouble with USADA before he even got to enter the UFC Octagon. Heavyweight prospect Carlos Felipe’s UFC career is off to a troubling start. …read more

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Posted on September 20, 2017, 10:16 am By
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Carlos Felipe Flagged by USADA, UFC Releases Statement

Carlos Felipe will not be making his Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) debut in October. On Oct. 28, UFC heavyweight Felipe was supposed to make his promotional debut against Christian Columbo. …read more

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Carlos Felipe flagged by USADA, out of UFC Sao Paulo fight against Christian Columbo

A Brazilian heavyweight prospect’s UFC career has been derailed before it even began.
Carlos Felipe failed a USADA out-of-competition drug test stemming from a sample collected July 29, the UFC announced …read more

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Posted on September 20, 2017, 4:46 am By
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UFC, USADA consider 24/7 tracking of fighters through their phones

What’s meant as a way to simplify testing comes across as pretty creepy. Well this isn’t creepy at all.
While the addition of USADA drug testing has largely been a positive …read more

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Posted on September 20, 2017, 3:16 am By
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Carlos Felipe flagged for potential USADA violation, pulled from UFC debut in Sao Paulo

Carlos Felipe was set to make his UFC debut next month, but that’s not happening anymore.
The UFC today announced that the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency has informed Felipe of a possible …read more

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Rampage Jackson: Jon Jones makes people think that MMA fighters are ‘steroid freaks’

Quinton “Rampage” Jackson feels Jon Jones’ drug test issues make MMA fighters look bad. Jon Jones’ recent USADA debacle has not been good for his image, to say the …read more

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Posted on September 20, 2017, 2:16 am By
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USADA and UFC May Try to Implement New GPS Tracking for Fighters

From time to time, the UFC sends out surveys to their athletes to get their opinion on certain things that the organization may have in the pipeline. An interesting question …read more

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Posted on September 19, 2017, 9:46 pm By
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Jesse Taylor denies steroid use in wake of potential USADA violation: ‘The truth will come to light’

Jesse Taylor is denying any wrongdoing after being recently flagged by the USADA for a potential violation.
The failed test came from an out-of-competion sample collected on Aug. 22, though the …read more

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Posted on September 16, 2017, 7:16 pm By
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Jesse Taylor reacts to USADA drug test failure: ‘The truth will come to light’

Recent TUF winner Jesse Taylor is shocked by a USADA sanction against him. The Ultimate Fighter 25 truly was redemption for Jesse Taylor. The man who ruined his TUF …read more

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Jesse Taylor 'shocked and surprised' by failed USADA drug test, says he didn't pop for steroids

Jesse Taylor is doing his best to keep his spirits high in the wake of his recent notification of a potential U.S. Anti-Doping Agency drug test failure.
The UFC announced earlier …read more

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Posted on September 15, 2017, 9:46 pm By
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Jon Jones addresses failed test: ‘Truth is I would never do steroids’

Jon Jones has addressed his failed USADA drug test for the first time. In the past few weeks, it was revealed that Jon Jones failed his second drug test under …read more

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Posted on September 15, 2017, 2:16 pm By
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Jesse Taylor pulled from UFC Sydney fight after potential anti-doping violation

TUF: Redemption winner Jesse Taylor has been notified of a potential anti-doping violation by USADA. Lost in all of the drug testing news concerning Jon Jones is yet another UFC …read more

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Winkeljohn: Jon Jones might not return if slapped with four-year ban

If Jon Jones ends up with a four-year suspension from USADA, his striking coach Mike Winkeljohn is not expecting him to continue fighting. The biggest news in MMA today …read more

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Jon Jones removed from UFC rankings in wake of second USADA drug-test failure

In a decision that comes as little surprise, Jon Jones is no longer part of the UFC’s official rankings following the confirmation that both his A and B samples tested …read more

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Posted on September 14, 2017, 6:16 pm By
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TUF 25 Champion Jesse Taylor Flagged by USADA

The U.S. Anti-Doping Agency (USADA) has flagged UFC’s Jesse Taylor for a potential Anti-Doping Policy violation The UFC released a statement on Wednesday pertaining to the findings: “The UFC organization …read more

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Posted on September 14, 2017, 10:16 am By
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This Jesse Taylor quote about redemption is heartbreaking in light of potential USADA violation

Jesse Taylor provided the feel-good story of the year in MMA when he claimed “The Ultimate Fighter 25” title and $290,000 after a submission win over Dhiego Lima to cap …read more

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Jesse Taylor out of UFC Fight Night 121 due to potential USADA violation

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Officials today announced Taylor had been notified of …read more

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Posted on September 13, 2017, 6:46 pm By
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Jesse Taylor flagged for USADA violation, bout vs. Belal Muhammad removed from UFC Sydney

Jesse Taylor’s UFC return has hit a snag.
On Wednesday, the USADA announced that the Ultimate Fighter 25 winner Jesse Taylor has been flagged for an Anti-Doping Policy violation stemming from …read more

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Jon Jones' B sample from UFC 214 is back and it's positive for steroids too

Things aren’t looking good for Jon Jones following his second USADA drug violation in just over a year. Things are not looking very good for Jon Jones right now.
The embattled …read more

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Posted on September 13, 2017, 2:46 am By
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Jon Jones continues posting cryptic social media messages

The UFC light heavyweight champion is currently embroiled in another USADA saga, but he’s not giving away much about the social situation on social media. Nothing has come of …read more

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Posted on September 12, 2017, 2:16 pm By
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Fabricio Werdum: USADA testing is too much, ‘it is stricter than the Olympics’

Fabricio Werdum is not a fan of the policies that USADA has in place for UFC fighters. Since the UFC’s partnership with the United States Anti-Doping Agency (USADA) was established …read more

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Posted on September 6, 2017, 2:17 pm By
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Fabricio Werdum Says USADA’s Testing Procedure is Too Strict

Fabricio Werdum believes the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency (USADA) is overdoing their testing. Werdum and others have seen a number of fighters flagged by USADA for anti-doping violations. The most recent …read more

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Fabricio Werdum sticks up for Junior dos Santos, slams USADA for ‘absurd’ testing procedures

A lot of folks in the mixed martial arts (MMA) community condemned former Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) heavyweight champion Junior dos Santos for flunking his UFC 215 pre-fight drug test.
Fabricio …read more

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Fabricio Werdum refuses to judge Junior Dos Santos, says USADA is “too strict.”

Initially, this weekend’s UFC 215 card included a dynamite heavyweight scrap between former champion Junior Dos Santos and red-hot contender Francis Ngannou. Regrettably, Dos Santos was notified of a potential …read more

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Fabricio Werdum reacts to Junior dos Santos’ potential violation, says USADA is 'too strict'

Fabricio Werdum won’t criticize his longtime rival Junior dos Santos.
“Cigano” was removed from a UFC 215 out with Francis Ngannou after being suspended by the United States Anti-Doping Agency (USADA) …read more

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Chael Sonnen suspects Jon Jones cheated when they fought in 2013: ‘His whole career is in question’

Whatever excuse Jon Jones may have for his latest USADA violation, Chael Sonnen definitely won’t be buying it.
Sonnen has long been suspicious of Jones making use of banned substances (including …read more

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Jon Jones passed blood test after UFC 214, different from urine test failure, USADA explains

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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USADA releases statement on Jon Jones successful blood test - ‘The prohibited substance is only tested for in urine’

It was revealed earlier today (Fri., Sept. 1, 2017) that UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones passed a blood test the night of his title fight with Daniel Cormier at …read more

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Jon Jones UFC 214 Test Results Continue to Come In

Jon Jones passed a post-fight blood screening conducted by USADA after UFC 214 and his victory vs. Daniel Cormier. Jones, who was flagged for a potential violation recently, remains the …read more

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Jon Jones passed USADA blood test day after failed urine test at UFC 214

UFC light heavyweight champ Jon Jones passed the post-fight blood test that doesn’t test for the steroid Turinabol. On the night of UFC 214, Jon Jones passed a blood …read more

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Jon Jones passed USADA blood test the night of UFC 214

The roller-coaster road of Jon Jones since UFC 214 has taken another turn.
Jones, the reigning UFC light heavyweight champion, passed a post-fight blood screening administered by USADA on July …read more

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Jon Jones takes to social media for the first time since being flagged by USADA

Current UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones made headlines earlier this week when it was announced that he had been flagged by USADA for a potential anti-doping violation.
The test in …read more

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Posted on August 27, 2017, 11:16 pm By
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Francis Ngannou Wants Title Fight Against Champion Stipe Miocic

Francis Ngannou was certain that a win over Junior Dos Santos would bag him a title shot before Dos Santos was flagged by USADA and pulled from the bout That …read more

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Posted on August 26, 2017, 7:46 pm By
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Three Amigos No. 139: MayMac Mania

The Amigos take a deep dive into Mayweather-McGregor on the eve of the fight. There is also a mega-sode of Q & A with Captain Kidd™ covering the USADA test …read more

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Posted on August 26, 2017, 1:46 am By
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Demetrious Johnson Gives Jon Jones the ‘Benefit of the Doubt’

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Demetrious Johnson goes into explicit detail on the USADA testing procedure, but then leans toward giving Jon Jones the benefit of the doubt during his recent …read more

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Posted on August 25, 2017, 8:16 pm By
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“Careful” Daniel Cormier Says Jones Entitled to “Due Process”

Former UFC light heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier is not willing to point the finger at UFC 214 opponent Jon Jones just yet Although Jones was flagged by USADA earlier this …read more

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Here are the huge consequences Jon Jones could face after his latest drug test failure

With Jon Jones having failed another USADA drug test, here’s just how serious the penalties could be for the UFC light heavyweight champion. For the second time in just over …read more

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Posted on August 24, 2017, 9:46 pm By
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USADA confirms the banned substance Jon Jones was flagged for

The MMA community is still buzzing over the fact that Jon Jones was flagged for the second time in his career for a potential Anti-Doping Policy violation. What makes the …read more

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USADA, agent confirm Jon Jones failed for anabolic steroid Turinabol

USADA confirms TMZ report that Jon Jones tested positive for the anabolic steroid Turinabol. Bloody Elbow can confirm that the initial TMZ report that Jon Jones failed his UFC 214 …read more

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Mark Hunt has a surprisingly understanding reaction to Junior Dos Santos’ potential USADA violation

UFC heavyweight Mark Hunt is arguably the most outspoken opposer of steroid-use in MMA today. The hard-hitting “Super Samoan” is notoriously heavy-handed when asked for his opinions on fighters who …read more

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Joe Rogan Hopes Jon Jones Situation is an ‘Insane Mistake’

Following news that Jon Jones had been flagged by USADA due to a potential doping violation, Joe Rogan is withholding judgment For the UFC color commentator, successful stand-up comedian and …read more

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Jon Jones’ manager nearly willing to bet his life on the reason for positive anabolic steroid Turinabol test results

Many were dumbfounded when news broke on Tuesday that Jon Jones was flagged by USADA for the second time in his career for a potential Anti-Doping Policy violation.
Back in July …read more

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Joe Rogan, Nate Diaz and other UFC notables weigh in on Jon Jones being flagged by USADA

Fight fans around the world let out a collective “Noooooooo!” yesterday evening when news broke that current UFC light heavyweight champion Jon “Bones” Jones had been flagged by USADA for …read more

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‘Lost’ Francis Ngannou refuses to judge Junior dos Santos after USADA violation scratched UFC 215 fight

Francis Ngannou took to social media to express his anger and disappointment after finding out Junior dos Santos had been forced out of their scheduled Heavyweight showdown at UFC 215 …read more

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Posted on August 24, 2017, 1:16 am By
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USADA issues statement on Jon Jones potential anti-doping policy violation

Yesterday evening it was announced that current UFC light heavyweight champion Jon “Bones” Jones had been flagged by USADA for a potential anti-doping violation stemming from his UFC 214 fight …read more

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Conor McGregor and Floyd Mayweather ‘the most tested athletes on the planet in the last month and a half’

Just when you thought there could not be a bigger story in combat sports during the fight week of Floyd Mayweather vs Conor McGregor, Jon Jones was flagged by USADA. …read more

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Daniel Cormier sends a short and classy message to fans regarding Jon Jones’ second potential USADA violation

There is no doubt that Daniel Cormier is riding a seemingly endless roller coaster of emotions.
With news breaking on Tuesday that Jon Jones was flagged for a second potential …read more

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Jon Jones’ manager Malki Kawa releases a profound statement regarding second potential USADA violation

News of Jon Jones being flagged by USADA for a second potential Anti-Doping Policy violation erupted through media outlets on Tuesday.
The news broke a little less than one month after …read more

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Alexander Gustafsson reacts to Jon Jones news

It seems that almost every fighter on the UFC roster has something to say about Jon Jones’ potential USADA violation, which stems from a failed test that occurred on the …read more

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Teammate on Jon Jones failed USADA test: “This is a set up, straight up!”

Terrible news struck the mixed martial arts world earlier this evening when TMZ Sports reported that current UFC light heavyweight champion Jon “Bones” Jones had been flagged by USADA for …read more

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Teammate on failed USADA test: Jon Jones is being ‘set up,’ they’re trying to ruin his life

Jon Jones’ teammate Frank Lester says Jon Jones is just being set up. Jon Jones failed yet another drug test, this time from his last bout at UFC 214 against …read more

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Dana White reveals that the UFC was working on a Jon Jones super fight for UFC 218

Terrible news struck the mixed martial arts world this evening when TMZ Sports reported that current UFC light heavyweight champion Jon “Bones” Jones had been flagged by USADA for a …read more

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UFC President Dana White reacts to Jon Jones being flagged by USADA

This weekend’s Conor McGregor vs Floyd Mayweather super fight took a backseat today when news broke that current UFC light heavyweight champion Jon “Bones” Jones had been flagged by USADA …read more

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Breaking: Daniel Cormier issue statements on Jon Jones testing postive for Steroids

Earlier tonight shocking news broke that current UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones had been flagged by USADA for an Anti-Doping Policy violation stemming from an in-competition sample collected following …read more

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TMZ reports Jon Jones fails USADA test for Turinabol - What is that?

TMZ is reporting that Jon Jones’ failed drug test from his UFC 214 bout against Daniel Cormier is for the steroid Turinabol. Iain Kidd explains what that is and why …read more

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Jon Jones fails UFC 214 in-competition USADA drug test

UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones has once again failed a USADA drug test, this time reportedly for the anabolic steroid turinabol. The test was conducted after the UFC 214 …read more

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Breaking! Jon Jones camp issues statement after being flagged by USADA

Terrible news shook the mixed martial arts world earlier this evening when TMZ reported that current UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones had been flagged by USADA for a potential …read more

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UFC releases statement on Jon Jones’ latest USADA drug test failure

Jon Jones is once again making headlines for all the wrong reasons, failing a USADA drug test (again) the day before his UFC 214 light heavyweight title fight with Daniel …read more

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Pros react to Jon Jones’ failed drug test at UFC 214

Staggering news hit the mixed martial arts world on Tuesday when word broke that UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones had tested positive for performance-enhancing drugs in a USADA test …read more

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They said what?! UFC fighters react on Twitter to (yet another) Jon Jones drug test failure

UFC fighters react on Twitter following news of light heavyweight champion Jon Jones’ failed drug test. Jon Jones has failed another USADA drug test, this time reportedly for the banned …read more

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UFC releases statement on Jon Jones’ potential USADA violation

The UFC released a statement Tuesday evening after it was discovered Jon Jones had a potential anti-doping policy violation the day before UFC 214.
Jones defeated Daniel Cormier in the main …read more

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Jon Jones fails UFC 214 drug test, not stripped of light heavyweight title yet

It looks like Jon Jones has run afoul of USADA again. Jon Jones has apparently messed things up again. The elite pound-for-pound fighter has reportedly tested positive for a banned …read more

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Posted on August 23, 2017, 1:16 am By
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Click Debate: How do UFC fighters feel about telling USADA their whereabouts?

Brian Ortega is not the kind of guy who wants to be pinned down.
The long-haired surfer — and undefeated featherweight fighter — from Los Angeles’ South Bay appreciates what …read more

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Posted on August 21, 2017, 3:16 pm By
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Video: Junior dos Santos tells fans he’s innocent in USADA case: ‘I play the fair game’

Junior dos Santos declares his innocence on social media. On Friday, it was announced that former UFC heavyweight champion Junior dos Santos had been pulled from his Sept. 9 bout …read more

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Junior dos Santos records message for fans affirming innocence in USADA case

For the first time since failing a USADA drug test, Junior dos Santos is addressing the public.
The former UFC heavyweight champion recorded a short message for his fans less than …read more

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Junior Dos Santos Releases Statement Addressing Potential Doping Violation

Dos Santos was preparing to meet Cameroonian rising star Francis Ngannou at UFC 215 before USADA notified the former champ of a potential violation While the Brazilian and his team …read more

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Video: Junior dos Santos releases statement, proclaims innocence after USADA violation

Junior dos Santos was pulled from his scheduled fight against Francis Ngannou, which was set to go down at UFC 215 on September 9, 2017 in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada after …read more

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UFC’s Cannetti given 10-month sanction after positive test due to contaminated product

UFC bantamweight Guido Cannetti failed a drug test last year due to a contaminated supplement, USADA announced Friday. He has been given a reduced, 10-month suspension and will be eligible …read more

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Ngannou on Overeem Bout at UFC 205: ‘Let’s do This’

Francis Ngannou has taken a pragmatic approach to being left without an opponent following USADA’s pulling of Junior Dos Santos’ from their upcoming bout The Cameroonian has called out veteran …read more

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Nick Roehrick flagged by USADA for potential anti-doping violation

A UFC light heavyweight was flagged by the UFC’s anti-doping partner for a potential violation Thursday. A recent addition to the UFC’s roster has tested positive in a recent drug …read more

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Posted on August 19, 2017, 1:16 pm By
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Guido Cannetti accepts 10-month USADA suspension after taking tainted supplement

Guido Cannetti will be able to return to the Octagon by the end of the month.
USADA, the UFC’s anti-doping policy partner, has given the Argentine a 10-month suspension after …read more

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Junior dos Santos rep says diuretic to blame for USADA violation - ‘We do not know where this substance came from’

Fight fans were thrown for a loop earlier today (Fri., Aug. 18, 2017) when former UFC heavyweight champion Junior dos Santos tested positive for a banned substance under the watchful …read more

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Manager: ‘Junior dos Santos has never taken PEDs’

Junior dos Santos’ manager issued a statement following the removal of her fighter from UFC 215 due to a USADA issue. USADA had quite the surprise for UFC fans earlier …read more

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Posted on August 19, 2017, 12:16 am By
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Junior dos Santos flagged for potential USADA violation, yanked from UFC 215

Former UFC heavyweight champion Junior dos Santos is the latest fighter to end up in the United States Anti-Doping Agency (USADA) doghouse, as the 33-year-old Brazilian was notified of a …read more

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Posted on August 18, 2017, 11:16 pm By
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Guido Canetti accepts 10-month suspension for multiple banned substances

UFC bantamweight Guido Canetti has accepted a 10-month suspension from the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency, the UFC’s official anti-doping partner, for the use of a tainted supplement.
USADA today announced Canetti’s suspension, …read more

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Junior dos Santos' manager releases statement, denies PED use

Former UFC heavyweight champion Junior dos Santos was removed from a UFC 215 bout against Francis Ngannou due to a potential USADA violation. But his team denies the fighter took …read more

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Junior Dos Santos flagged by USADA, removed from UFC 215

Former UFC heavyweight champion is out of his scheduled UFC 215 bout with surging division contender Francis Ngannou.
“JDS” was flagged by USADA for a potential anti-doping violation and thus removed …read more

Source:: BJPenn.com

Junior dos Santos flagged by USADA for potential violation, out of UFC 215

Former UFC heavyweight champ Junior dos Santos is the latest fighter to be flagged by USADA. A former champion and current top UFC heavyweight is the latest to be flagged …read more

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Posted on August 18, 2017, 10:16 pm By
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Junior dos Santos pulled from UFC 215 due to potential USADA violation

Former UFC heavyweight champion Junior dos Santos is out of his UFC 215 fight with Francis Ngannou after being notified of a potential U.S. Anti-Doping Agency violation.
Per policy, the nature …read more

Source:: MMAFighting

Posted on August 18, 2017, 9:46 pm By
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UFC Bantamweight Guido Cannetti Accepts 10-Month Sanction for Anti-Doping Violation

UFC bantamweight Guido Cannetti has accepted a 10-month suspension from USADA after testing positive for multiple prohibited substances from a contaminated supplement …read more

Source:: Sherdog

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UFC light heavyweight hit with potential USADA anti-doping violation

Can’t say they didn’t warn us.
Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) light heavyweight Nick Roehrick found himself in hot water on Thursday after United States Anti-Doping Agency (USADA) notified the once-beaten Floridian …read more

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Posted on August 18, 2017, 5:46 pm By
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Nick Roehrick flagged for potential USADA violation

Light heavyweight Nick Roehrick has been flagged for a potential anti-doping violation by USADA, according to a statement from the UFC on Thursday.
The potential violation stems from a sample collected …read more

Source:: MMAFighting

Posted on August 18, 2017, 1:16 am By
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Frank Mir joins Benson Henderson as latest former UFC champ to sign for Bellator

The former UFC heavyweight champion is still serving out his USADA suspension, but will be under contract for Bellator when he returns. Following his 2016 loss to Mark Hunt in …read more

Source:: BloodyElbow

UFC issues statement on Marcos Rogerio de Lima following potential USADA violation

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) Light Heavyweight contender Marcos Rogerio de Lima was recently yanked from his upcoming fight against Saparbek Safarov — which was set to go down at UFC …read more

Source:: MMAMania

Volkan Oezdemir not ‘impressed’ with Jon Jones’ UFC 214 victory over Daniel Cormier

Jon Jones’ finish over UFC light heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier was not enough to impress Volkan Oezdemir.
Jones returned to action last month, following a one-year suspension from USADA, to …read more

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Marcos Rogerio de Lima removed from UFC: Rotterdam after potential USADA violation

Brazilian light heavyweight Marcos Rogerio de Lima was notified after an out-of-competition test. The UFC has announced that Brazilian light heavyweight Marcos Rogerio de Lima has been removed from his …read more

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Posted on August 12, 2017, 4:16 pm By
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