Search Results For "Nevada"

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
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
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
Kizer: Belfort would not be granted a TRT exemption in Nevada
Kizer: Belfort would not be granted a TRT exemption in Nevada
Keith Kizer: "I really don't and I feel kind of bad for him in some ways because if he has learned from his mistakes and now he's trying to do it the right way..."
03/05/2013
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
Keith Kizer: I welcome honest criticism
Keith Kizer: I welcome honest criticism
“I welcome criticism,” said Keith Kizer. “None of us are above criticism. I welcome honest criticism, whether it is constructive or correct or not, as long as it’s honest.”
01/18/2013
Overeem unanimously granted MMA license by NSAC
Overeem unanimously granted MMA license by NSAC
Today Alistair Overeem meet with the Nevada State Athletic Commission to apply for his license to compete after a 9-month suspension for a positive steroid test.
01/08/2013 twitter.com
Overeem officially applies for license with NSAC
Overeem officially applies for license with NSAC
After hearing all relevant evidence, the commission will have the option to deny the license, grant the license unconditionally, or grant the license with conditions."
12/28/2012 mmajunkie.com
Nick Diaz legal appeal of suspension denied, further appeal possible
Nick Diaz legal appeal of suspension denied, further appeal possible
Nick Diaz, the likely next title challenger to UFC Welterweight champion Georges St-Pierre on Friday had his case tossed out by a Nevada judge.
12/14/2012 mmajunkie
Is it time for overhaul of AC marijuana rules?
Is it time for overhaul of AC marijuana rules?
Carlin Bardsley argues coherently that Athletic commissions are in need of a serious overhaul on how they approach the issue of marijuana.
12/04/2012 mmasucka
Kizer: We know why Nick Diaz drank 24 bottles of water
Kizer: We know why Nick Diaz drank 24 bottles of water
"Those water bottles were 8-ounce bottles, so 24 bottles is about a gallon-and-a-half if my math is right," said Keith Kizer. "I saw what he drank. And we know why."
11/05/2012 middleeasy