Search Results For "NSAC"

TITLE DATE POSTED SOURCE
White: Both Sonnen & NSAC to blame for failed test
White: Both Sonnen & NSAC to blame for failed test
Dana Whtie: "Both are at fault. I think the Nevada State Athletic Commission could have laid it out better for how they were going to end this thing."
06/11/2014
Sonnen explains failed drug test
Sonnen explains failed drug test
Chael Sonnen: "What’s interesting in my case is that we’re out of competition. These aren’t things that I showed up with on game day."
06/10/2014
White: Wanderlei is 'done' for UFC 175, NSAC will decide his fate
White: Wanderlei is 'done' for UFC 175, NSAC will decide his fate
Dana White said Wanderlei Silva is 'done' for UFC 175, after his avoidance of a surprise drug test, but that he is still a UFC fighter and the NSAC will decide his fate.
05/30/2014
UFC 173 medical suspensions; Ellenberger, Varner out up to 6 mos.
UFC 173 medical suspensions; Ellenberger, Varner out up to 6 mos.
Today the Nevada State Athletic Commission provided the official results from UFC 173 to The Underground, including all the medical suspensions.
05/28/2014
NSAC chair: New drug testing company costs $20-25k/fight
NSAC chair: New drug testing company costs $20-25k/fight
“If I can get it down to $20,000 or $25,000, I think we’d be in a good position of building on the efficiency of the program. It’s an ever-evolving process.”
05/08/2014
NSAC chooses former FBI agent Bob Bennett as new executive director
NSAC chooses former FBI agent Bob Bennett as new executive director
After a search that drew 350 candidates, the commission unanimously voted 5-0 to select Bob Bennett of Las Vegas as the new executive director.
04/19/2014
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