Search Results For "Nevada"

TITLE DATE POSTED SOURCE
UFC releases statement of support for Belfort
UFC releases statement of support for Belfort
The UFC organization supports Vitor Belfort’s application for a license to compete in Nevada, and we respect the Nevada Athletic Commission and its licensing process.
06/07/2014
Vitor Belfort drug test results to be made public June 17
Vitor Belfort drug test results to be made public June 17
The results of the surprize test administed to Vitor Belfort on Feb 7 by the Nevada State Athletic Commission will be made public at a hearing on June 17.
06/04/2014
White: MDs disagree on Vitor's surprise test
White: MDs disagree on Vitor's surprise test
Dana White: "Here's the reality of that test, doctors disagree with the results of that test. Doctors that matter disagree with the results of that test."
06/02/2014
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
White: 'Crazy' TUF officiating led to positive changes
White: 'Crazy' TUF officiating led to positive changes
Dana White: "Finally, everything that I've been crying about and yelling about and screaming about finally came to a head in this episode of The Ultimate Fighter."
05/22/2014
Belfort's wife closes PED test discussion
Belfort's wife closes PED test discussion
"That is closed," said Vitor Belfort's wife Joana Prado. "You already have the answer from the lawyer, the UFC and everybody else."
05/14/2014
Dan Henderson, Chael Sonnen granted licenses in Nevada
Dan Henderson, Chael Sonnen granted licenses in Nevada
The NSAC voted unanimously on Tuesday to approve the applications of two former users of testosterone replacement therapy, Dan Henderson and Chael Sonnen.
05/13/2014
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
Dennis Siver blames new nutritionist for failed drug test
Dennis Siver blames new nutritionist for failed drug test
"I do not want to blame anyone for this result and I take full responsibility for my gullible and careless behavior. It was my mistake and it was grossly negligent."
03/26/2014
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
Dennis Siver tests positive for prohibited drug
Dennis Siver tests positive for prohibited drug
"UFC 168's Denis Siver has been flagged for hCG, NSAC in process of issuing temp suspension pending hearing," tweeted Steven Marrocco.
03/15/2014
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
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
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
Kizer: Why the Open Scoring cure is worse than the disease
Kizer: Why the Open Scoring cure is worse than the disease
The Nevada Athletic Commission's Executive Director Keith Kizer, details two sound reasons why Open Scoring is not optimal for mixed martial arts.
11/26/2013
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
Kizer: There is no judging crisis in Nevada
Kizer: There is no judging crisis in Nevada
"All seemed to agree that Hendricks won rounds two and four and that St. Pierre won three and five," said Keith Kizer. "The first round could have gone either way."
11/18/2013
The Jack Brown interview: KEITH KIZER
The Jack Brown interview: KEITH KIZER
UG guest blogger extraordinaire Jack Brown conducts the most comprehensive interview to date with the most influential AC director in the USA, Keith Kizer.
10/13/2013
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
NJ, Nevada clarify weigh in rules
NJ, Nevada clarify weigh in rules
According to Nevada Athletic Commission executive director Keith Kizer, officials in the state “go by half-pounds so I round down to the nearest half-pound.”
04/01/2013


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