Search Results For "NSAC"

TITLE DATE POSTED SOURCE
NSAC chair: Drug testing has to be done by ACs
NSAC chair: Drug testing has to be done by ACs
"Lorenzo comes from a perspective of being a previous regulator and understanding it. He wants to do the right thing for the sport - we just have to figure out what that is."
04/05/2014
Cristiane 'Cyborg' Justino passes random NSAC test
Cristiane 'Cyborg' Justino passes random NSAC test
A week before her title bout for muay Thai promotion Lion Fight, Cristiane Justino has passed a random drug test requested by Nevada’s boxing commission.
03/20/2014
NSAC summons Palhares from Brazil for PED test
NSAC summons Palhares from Brazil for PED test
WSOFn expects to know of the results of Rousimar Palhares' PED test on March 28, 2014, the day before WSOF 9 is scheduled to take place.
03/19/2014
California effectively bans TRT
California effectively bans TRT
The UFC followed suit and banned it [TRT] as well, and today the California State Athletic Commission issued a statement effectively banning it too.
03/06/2014
ABC, CA, and NJ do not plan to follow NJSAC lead on TRT ban
ABC, CA, and NJ do not plan to follow NJSAC lead on TRT ban
The Association of Boxing Commissions as well as the New Jersey and California Athletic Commissions do not have plans to follow Nevada in a total TRT ban.
02/28/2014
Brazil AC to follow NSAC in TRT ban, Hendo to be last TUE in Brazil
Brazil AC to follow NSAC in TRT ban, Hendo to be last TUE in Brazil
"As we use Nevada’s athletic commission as a model, we decided to make the same decision here in Brazil and no longer grant TRT exemptions for any fighter."
02/28/2014
Nevada votes unanimously to ban TRT; UFC supports decision
Nevada votes unanimously to ban TRT; UFC supports decision
TRT has been the biggest hot button topic in mixed martial arts for the past few years, and today a major step has been taken to remove it from the sport
02/27/2014
NSAC: We would really have to look at licensing Cris Cyborg at 135
NSAC: We would really have to look at licensing Cris Cyborg at 135
"That's extremely relevant, it's an admission by the fighter," said NSAC Chair Francisco Aguilar to ESPN. "This is one of those situations we'd really have to look at."
02/26/2014
NSAC doctor will advise against Belfort TUE, chairman will consider it
NSAC doctor will advise against Belfort TUE, chairman will consider it
"If we know beyond a shadow of a doubt that someone has used PEDs in the past, they will not get an exemption,'' said Dr. Trainor. "No, no way.''
01/29/2014
White: Nelson a 'f*ckin' idiot' who couldn't get a job at Kinkos
White: Nelson a 'f*ckin' idiot' who couldn't get a job at Kinkos
It's no secret that UFC President Dana White and heavyweight Roy Nelson are the not the best of friends and both have taken verbal jabs at each other in the media.
01/27/2014
Roy Nelson applies for NSAC Executive Director job
Roy Nelson applies for NSAC Executive Director job
"My wife and I were talking about having something besides fighting to fall back on," said Roy Nelson. "And I think I would be able to do some good."
01/27/2014
NSAC: Belfort TRT will be an issue
NSAC: Belfort TRT will be an issue
“Giving Vitor Belfort a license is not going to be a problem," said NSAC chair Francisco Aguilar. "The issue is going to come from a TRT exemption."
01/23/2014
Keith Kizer resigns, effective Jan 27
Keith Kizer resigns, effective Jan 27
Keith Kizer has resigned as executive director of the Nevada Athletic Commission, effective Jan 27, to resume his career as an attorney.
01/10/2014
Weidman earns $400k, Rousey $100k
Weidman earns $400k, Rousey $100k
Today the Nevada State Athletic Commission (NSAC) e-mailed mixedmartialarts.com the full list of salaries for this past weekend's UFC 168 in Las Vegas, NV.
12/30/2013
All athletes test negative at UFC 167
All athletes test negative at UFC 167
Today the executive director of the Nevada State Athletic Commission, Keith Kizer, e-mailed mixedmartialarts.com the results of the drug tests for UFC 167.
11/22/2013
Robert Drysdale not medically cleared by NSAC to fight in UFC 167
Robert Drysdale not medically cleared by NSAC to fight in UFC 167
Robert Drysdale had not been medically cleared by the Nevada State Athletic Commission, after out-of-competition drug testing showed an elevated T/E ratio.
10/30/2013
NSAC raises marijuana threshold by 300%
NSAC raises marijuana threshold by 300%
The highly influential NSAC, under the direction of Keith Kizer, has raised the testing threshold of marijuana metabolites from 50 ng/mL to 150 ng/mL.
09/05/2013
NSAC head Kizer refutes White, defends Mazzagatti against criticism
NSAC head Kizer refutes White, defends Mazzagatti against criticism
Keith Kizer: "The story should be about Josh getting an amazing win, doing the right thing, and releasing the hold...This isn't about the ref."
06/16/2013
UFC raises threshold for marijuana, NSAC panel may follow
UFC raises threshold for marijuana, NSAC panel may follow
"When we self-regulate around the world, we are going to go the WADA standard of 150," Marc Ratner said. "So we're starting that immediately."
05/31/2013
Dana White pointedly disagreed with NSAC marijuana policy in Feb
Dana White pointedly disagreed with NSAC marijuana policy in Feb
"Chavez Jr was fined 900k by the NSAC for testing pos for marijuana!!" tweeted an irate UFC president Dana White back in Feb. "The NSAC has officially lost its mind!"
05/15/2013
MD: 'Sense of urgency' over brain trauma in MMA
MD: 'Sense of urgency' over brain trauma in MMA
Scott Harris from Bleacher Report has put together the most comprehensive article to date on head trauma in boxing and mixed martial arts.
05/09/2013
Changes proposed to NSAC for TRT, marijuana policy
Changes proposed to NSAC for TRT, marijuana policy
The Nevada State Athletic Commission (NSAC) held a public meeting and discussed Temporary Use Exemptions for Testosterone Replacement Therapy, and revisiting rules on marijuana use.
03/22/2013
Nick Diaz's petition for judicial review denied by Nevada court
Nick Diaz's petition for judicial review denied by Nevada court
Specifically, Keith Kizer and the Nevada State Athletic Commission (NSAC), named as respondents in a lawsuit filed by Diaz in Clark County last April.
02/21/2013
All UFC 156 fighters test negative for drugs
All UFC 156 fighters test negative for drugs
Per e-mail from NSAC today, all 22 athletes were tested and all 22 tested negative for performancing enhancing drugs or drugs of abuse.
02/13/2013
Belfort on TRT at UFC on FX 7
Belfort on TRT at UFC on FX 7
MMAJunkie's John Morgan is reporting via Twitter what the vast majority of fans had assumed - "Additionally, Vitor Belfort was on TRT for the fight."
02/06/2013