Search Results For "Regulation"

TITLE DATE POSTED SOURCE
Royce Gracie is part of the PED problem in MMA
Royce Gracie is part of the PED problem in MMA
Royce Gracie: "Let's look at the good side. The system is working. Let's not try to put down the fighters because one fighter made a mistake."
02/16/2015
Schaub: Given penalties, PED use makes sense
Schaub: Given penalties, PED use makes sense
Brendan Shcaub: "There's just no reason everyone shouldn't take steroids. There's just not. In the UFC there's no reason. Someone give me a legit reason ..."
02/15/2015
Russian fighter suffers seizure in unregulated fight
Russian fighter suffers seizure in unregulated fight
At a recent event in Russia, a fighter lost via head kick KO and then suffered a seizure. It was clear at the unregulated event that no one knew what to do.
02/15/2015
Benson: Not right that I'm guilty by association after PED test fails
Benson: Not right that I'm guilty by association after PED test fails
Benson Henderson: "We all know I don't, I know I don't, but the fact that I have to defend myself because of guilt by association, I don't think that's the way it should be."
02/13/2015
Gleison Tibau responds to McInnis PED remarks
Gleison Tibau responds to McInnis PED remarks
"I am totally against any factor that benefits athletes in their income. In my point of view, only skills and training should have influence on the final outcome of a fight."
02/12/2015
Rogan addresses steroid 'epidemic'
Rogan addresses steroid 'epidemic'
"It's one of the things fighters have been saying for a long time, that everyone is on steroids, a huge percentage. Give a number 50, 60 [%]. Whatever the f@$% it is."
02/12/2015
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