Search Results For "Regulation"

TITLE DATE POSTED SOURCE
Fertitta 'cautiously optimistic' about NY MMA
Fertitta 'cautiously optimistic' about NY MMA
"We are cautiously optimistic that 2015 is the year that New York's huge UFC fan base will have the opportunity to see some incredible live events from Brooklyn to Buffalo."
02/12/2015
Lombard manager 'really, really surprised' at PED test fail
Lombard manager 'really, really surprised' at PED test fail
Hector Lombard's manager Narcis Mujkic recently spoke with MMAjunkie's Steven Marrocco, said he was “really, really surprised” at the failed test.
02/10/2015
Hector Lombard fails PED test
Hector Lombard fails PED test
Hector Lombard, 37, tested positive for the designer anabolic steroid desoxymethyltestosterone, know by users as DMT.
02/10/2015
NSAC removes Silva as coach of TUF Brazil 4, Big Nog in
NSAC removes Silva as coach of TUF Brazil 4, Big Nog in
The Nevada State Athletic Commission has removed Anderson Silva as a coach on TUF Brazil 4. He will be replaced by Rodrigo Nogueira.
02/09/2015
GSP: PEDs are like bringing a knife into the cage
GSP: PEDs are like bringing a knife into the cage
GSP: "it’s cheating, it’s a biological weapon that you have .. I’m bringing a knife into the fight, they should not let me fight because I’m carrying a weapon."
02/09/2015
Wand vs. Baroni, pro wrestling in Japan 2/20?
Wand vs. Baroni, pro wrestling in Japan 2/20?
Dave Meltzer reports that Wanderlei Silva may be having a pro wrestling match in Japan, with Phil Baroni, on Feb 20, with the Inoki Genome Federation.
02/07/2015
Brazil taking first steps at PED testing in MMA
Brazil taking first steps at PED testing in MMA
The cost of PED testing is generally prohibitive in Brazil, and the costs of PEDs are reportedly the main impediment to their use, rather than health or ethical concerns.
02/07/2015
Would a 1 point deduction cure eye poke problem?
Would a 1 point deduction cure eye poke problem?
Joe Rogan spoke with Dana White and Lorenzo Fertitta, who feel that a one point deduction per eye poke would stop the problem.
02/06/2015
NSAC head responds to ludicrous claims of cover up
NSAC head responds to ludicrous claims of cover up
“I have 24 years in the FBI. To think someone could get me to close my eyes to a positive test, to risk someone getting hurt, that conspiracy theory is …"
02/05/2015
Anderson Silva: I have not taken any PEDs
Anderson Silva: I have not taken any PEDs
Anderson Silva: "I have not taken any performance-enhancing drugs. My stance on drugs is, and will always be, the same. I’m an advocate for a clean sport."
02/04/2015
Diaz THC levels twice the allowed limit
Diaz THC levels twice the allowed limit
Nick Diaz in-competition tested for marijuana at twice the allowed limit, and stuggled to submit a clean drug test before he was licensed by the NSAC.
02/04/2015
CA fighting poor judging with The Pod Index
CA fighting poor judging with The Pod Index
CSAC director Andy Foster is using retired judge Matt Podgorski's The Pod Index to evaluate and hopefully improve judging in MMA and boxing.
02/03/2015
Rep: Ouster of Silver could lead to MMA regulation
Rep: Ouster of Silver could lead to MMA regulation
Assemblyman John Ceretto believes scumbag Sheldon Silver's departure as speaker could be the ticket allowing the state legislature to vote on legalizing MMA.
02/03/2015
Study finds greater risk of cognitive issues in boxing than MMA
Study finds greater risk of cognitive issues in boxing than MMA
Neurologist Charles Bernick said that at this point, boxers appear to be at greater risk of cognitive problems and brain shrinkage than mixed martial arts fighters.
01/29/2015
Study seeks to learn why some fighters get CTE and others do not
Study seeks to learn why some fighters get CTE and others do not
The largest study of Chronic Traumatic Encephalopathy began in April 2011 at Cleveland Clinic’s Lou Ruvo Center for Brain Health in Las Vegas.
01/26/2015
MMA in Tennesse will be illegal on July 1, unless action taken by Feb 12
MMA in Tennesse will be illegal on July 1, unless action taken by Feb 12
The Tennessee Athletic Commission will dissolve on July 1, 2015, and MMA and boxing will become illegal, unless new legislation is passed by February 12.
01/25/2015
CJ Ross out of boxing, interested in judging MMA
CJ Ross out of boxing, interested in judging MMA
CJ Ross: "I personally have a background in Karate and keeping riding times in college wrestling, but I think it would be a natural thing to pick up in MMA."
01/24/2015
Archenemy of MMA in NY is arrested by the FBI
Archenemy of MMA in NY is arrested by the FBI
The powerful speaker of the New York State Assembly, Sheldon Silver, surrendered to FBI agents early Thursday morning in Lower Manhattan.
01/22/2015
NSAC hearing reveals source of Shields 2012 suspension
NSAC hearing reveals source of Shields 2012 suspension
At UFC 150 Jake Shields was suspended for six months, fined $5,675, and his win over Ed Herman was changed to a No Contest, but state laws prevented disclosure.
01/12/2015
German court annuls ban on UFC broadcasts
German court annuls ban on UFC broadcasts
The UFC and TUF have been banned from German broadcasts since 2010, but the Administrative Court in Munich ruled the current ban is illegitimate and annulled it.
01/09/2015
Jones' sample was in fact CIR tested, nothing suspicious found
Jones' sample was in fact CIR tested, nothing suspicious found
Jon Jones unusual T/E ratio led many to challenge the NAC to subject the samples to further tests. As it turns out, they did, and nothing suspicious was found.
01/09/2015
NAC: Jones test for recreation drugs was 'adminstrative oversight'
NAC: Jones test for recreation drugs was 'adminstrative oversight'
If the NAC did not have the authority to act on an out of competition positive test for recreational drugs, then why did they administer a test for it?
01/07/2015
'Diablita' retired from combat sports but suffering cognitive symptoms
'Diablita' retired from combat sports but suffering cognitive symptoms
Michelle Gutierrez: "I do things like put the cheese in the pantry and bread in the fridge. I have no long term memory and it's awful. I feel like I'm 80 years old."
01/02/2015
Man standing in the way of MMA in NY is under FBI investigation
Man standing in the way of MMA in NY is under FBI investigation
The New York Times is reporting that New York Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver is under investigation by the FBI over substantial, undeclared payments.
12/30/2014
UGer gives exploited, disabled man in WI his medals
UGer gives exploited, disabled man in WI his medals
When UGer Blue Duck read about what happened to intellectually lesser abled fighter Jessie Roach in Wisconsin, he did something beautiful.
12/19/2014