Search Results For "Regulation"

TITLE DATE POSTED SOURCE
Sonnen mulling tryout for 2016 Olympics
Sonnen mulling tryout for 2016 Olympics
Chael Sonnen: "I've considered trying out for the 2016 Olympic team in Greco-Roman wrestling... I could be right in there, top four or five."
11/12/2014
Roan Carneiro accepts responsibility for being late, fined $100
Roan Carneiro accepts responsibility for being late, fined $100
After having $15,000 of his $50,000 purse withheld pending a hearing, Roan Carneiro has accepted responsibilty for being late, and was fined just $100.
11/05/2014
CSAC fines and penalties for four Bellator 127 fighters
CSAC fines and penalties for four Bellator 127 fighters
Penalties for Keith Berry, Nick Moghaddam, Rob Emerson, and Fernando Gonzalez at Bellator 127 ranged from 30-300 days, and $315 to $2,500.
11/04/2014
Belfort tested for PEDs by NSAC, in FL, for Cali fight
Belfort tested for PEDs by NSAC, in FL, for Cali fight
The NSAC Bob Bennett told Kevin Iole that UFC middleweight Vitor Belfort was tested via both urine and blood, in Florida, for a fight that is happening in California.
11/02/2014
NJ to institute instant replay in MMA on Saturday
NJ to institute instant replay in MMA on Saturday
Larry Hazzard: “The hope is other commissions start to follow our lead but as of right now it’s only New Jersey that will be implementing the instant replay."
10/31/2014
Four fighters fail drug tests at Bellator 127
Four fighters fail drug tests at Bellator 127
Keith Berry, Nick Moghaddam, Rob Emerson, and Fernando Gonzalez each failed a drug test adminstered by the CSAC at Bellator 127.
10/31/2014
Rapid extreme weight loss reform coming to California
Rapid extreme weight loss reform coming to California
Andy Foster, Executive Director of the California State Athletic Commission said he intends to reform the rapid extreme weight loss practices common in MMA
10/29/2014
Penalties for PEDs in MMA are too gentle
Penalties for PEDs in MMA are too gentle
The penalty for failing a PED test for the first time is 30% of purse, a nine-month suspension, and changing a W to NC. These penalties are insufficient.
10/29/2014
Bisping not bitter over losses to fighters on PEDs
Bisping not bitter over losses to fighters on PEDs
Michael Bisping: “Would things have been different? Yes, probably. Am I bitter about it? No, I’m not. I try to take it like a man, and get on with the rest of my life.”
10/27/2014
Drysdale suspended one year for failed PED test
Drysdale suspended one year for failed PED test
Following a failed PED test in July, the NAC has suspended Robert Drysdale for a year, fined him 33% of his purse, and change his win to an NC.
10/27/2014
UFC COO talks Cung Le suspension, unsuspension
UFC COO talks Cung Le suspension, unsuspension
Lawrence Epstein: “I’m not going to sugarcoat this: We’re not happy with how this particular situation played out. Once we had information, we rescinded it."
10/24/2014
Cung Le wants an apology
Cung Le wants an apology
Cung Le: "The UFC’s press release does little in the way of an apology of which I believe I am rightly owed after unfairly enduring the public’s scrutiny."
10/23/2014
Belfort not drug tested since July hearing
Belfort not drug tested since July hearing
Although he has made his availability known to the NAC, to date Vitor Belfort has not been tested for PEDs since his hearing in July.
10/23/2014
UFC rescinds suspension of Cung Le
UFC rescinds suspension of Cung Le
"UFC has determined that Cung Le’s elevated total HGH by itself does not prove that he took performance-enhancing drugs before the August 23rd bout."
10/21/2014
Chael: No apologies, I'm not sorry
Chael: No apologies, I'm not sorry
Chael Sonnen: “I’m not going to apologize because I’m not sorry. I’m a consenting adult; I knew exactly what I was doing. This was a premeditated decision."
10/15/2014
CABMMA responds to Hallmann failed PED charges - It's pee
CABMMA responds to Hallmann failed PED charges - It's pee
Piotr Hallmann failed a PED test at UFN 51 and complained about irregularities in the testing process. However, the test he complained about is not the one he failed.
10/13/2014
Hallman calls Brazil PED testing 'unreliable... unprofessional.. crazy'
Hallman calls Brazil PED testing 'unreliable... unprofessional.. crazy'
Piotr Hallmann: "The whole handling from the moment a unknown guy screaming ‘Doping! Doping!' to the whole testing procedure was unprofessional."
10/10/2014
Questions raised about Cung Le test
Questions raised about Cung Le test
Anti-doping scientist Dr. Don Catlin on test failed by Cung Le at UFN 48: “I think it is useless. I wouldn’t pay any attention to it all.”
10/08/2014
Oklahoma AC head statement on Jucao $15,000 purse withholding
Oklahoma AC head statement on Jucao $15,000 purse withholding
Oklahoma State AC Executuve Director Joe Miller released an offical statement regarding the withholding of $15,000 from the purse of Roan Carneiro.
10/06/2014
Report: OK commission fines Roan 15K for being late to physical
Report: OK commission fines Roan 15K for being late to physical
Roan Carneiro is reporting via Twitter that he was fined $15,000 by the Oklahioma AC, of the $50,000 purse he won for winning the 8-man at BattleGrounds MMA.
10/04/2014
Bisping: Cung Le tried to cheat me out of a lot
Bisping: Cung Le tried to cheat me out of a lot
Michael Bisping: "He tried to cheat me out of a victory. If I would have lost to him... people would probably be asking me to retire... He tried to cheat me out of a lot."
10/02/2014
Are PED users open to civil and criminal action?
Are PED users open to civil and criminal action?
The use of illegal Performance Enhancing Drugs, may open the door to civil or criminal repercussions following otherwise lawful MMA bouts.
10/01/2014
Nine months is not enough
Nine months is not enough
In a sport where the best fighters compete on average every six months, a nine month suspension for failing a PED test is not adequate.
10/01/2014
Twitter reacts to Cung Le PED test fail
Twitter reacts to Cung Le PED test fail
When Cung Le tested positive for PEDs following his losing effort vs. Michael Bisping, Twitter erupted with a mix of anger, frustration, and a measure of relief.
10/01/2014
Cung Le tests positive for HGH, suspended one year
Cung Le tests positive for HGH, suspended one year
Cung Le tested positive for an excess level of Human Growth Hormone in his system following his fight at UFC Fight Night in Macao, China on August 23.
09/30/2014