Search Results For "TRT"

TITLE DATE POSTED SOURCE
Brazil AC to follow NSAC in TRT ban, Hendo to be last TUE in Brazil
Brazil AC to follow NSAC in TRT ban, Hendo to be last TUE in Brazil
"As we use Nevada’s athletic commission as a model, we decided to make the same decision here in Brazil and no longer grant TRT exemptions for any fighter."
02/28/2014
Sonnen on TRT ban: 'Quit complaining'
Sonnen on TRT ban: 'Quit complaining'
“Yesterday, it was legal, so quit complaining," said Chael Sonnen. "Today, it’s illegal. That’s it. Quit complaining. End of conversation. Testosterone’s out.”
02/28/2014
Chris Weidman: TRT ban an 'amazing day' for MMA
Chris Weidman: TRT ban an 'amazing day' for MMA
Chris Weidman: "This is something that I've wanted to see happen for quite some time. TRT was and has always been cheating, and I'm glad Nevada finally recognized that."
02/28/2014
Bisping: Belfort will find another way to cheat
Bisping: Belfort will find another way to cheat
“Vitor Belfort’s a cheat, simple as that,” said Michael Bisping. “He’ll go out and try to find another way to cheat. He’ll find another way of manipulating the system, or he’ll try."
02/27/2014
Twitter reacts to TRT ban with a collective YAY
Twitter reacts to TRT ban with a collective YAY
When the NSAC unanimously decided to ban the issuing of Therapeutic Use Exemptions for Testosterone Replacement Therapy, the sport collectively went hooray!
02/27/2014
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
White: TRT ruins good fighters, it has to go away
White: TRT ruins good fighters, it has to go away
"And even though this thing is legal, people have found out a way to cheat on it," said Dana White of Testosterone Replacement Therapy. "So it has to go away."
02/26/2014
Browne can, but won't take TRT; thinks it's cheating
Browne can, but won't take TRT; thinks it's cheating
Travis Browne revealed to Telegraph Sport that he had only discovered the low testosterone as part of an overall health check.
02/26/2014
ESPN story says TUE rate in MMA far higher than other sports.
ESPN story says TUE rate in MMA far higher than other sports.
In another body shot to TUEs for TRT, ESPN.com's Mike Fish argues that TRT exemptions are being issued at a far higher rate for MMA than for other sports.
02/25/2014
Machida would consider using TRT
Machida would consider using TRT
Lyoto Machida had a big win against Gegard Mousasi at the UFC Fight Night 36 this past weekend, after the fight was asked his feelings on TRT use.
02/19/2014
White: Weed is illegal. TRT is not
White: Weed is illegal. TRT is not
Dana White: "'Oh, he was over on marijuana, big deal.' Marijuana is illegal. This shit (TRT) isn't illegal. You can debate it all day long. It is what it is."
02/12/2014
Nelson 'always considering' TRT
Nelson 'always considering' TRT
Roy Nelson: "Always considering it...Always considering what the commission gives you, but no…for the most part it is what it is."
02/10/2014
NJ AC disagrees with ARP call for TRT ban
NJ AC disagrees with ARP call for TRT ban
"The ARP may have placed the cart before the horse," explains Dr. Sherry Wulkan of the NJSACB is calling for more stringent testing for PEDS in MMA.
01/30/2014
Manager: Bigfoot testosterone was so low pre TRT that he was lactating
Manager: Bigfoot testosterone was so low pre TRT that he was lactating
"When I started managing Bigfoot, he was actually lactating," said Alex Davis. "He has extremely low testosterone, so he has a real reason to be on TRT."
01/29/2014
Mir granted TRT exemption for UFC 169
Mir granted TRT exemption for UFC 169
Frank Mir has been granted a therapeutic-use exemption for testosterone-replacement therapy for his fight with Alistair Overeem this Saturday at UFC 169.
01/29/2014
NSAC doctor will advise against Belfort TUE, chairman will consider it
NSAC doctor will advise against Belfort TUE, chairman will consider it
"If we know beyond a shadow of a doubt that someone has used PEDs in the past, they will not get an exemption,'' said Dr. Trainor. "No, no way.''
01/29/2014
White backs physician call for TRT ban
White backs physician call for TRT ban
"Drugs hurt us," said Dana White. "Hurts our sport. Let alone our perception in the media and everything — it destroys great athletes."
01/28/2014
Association of Ringside Physicians calls for phasing out of TRT
Association of Ringside Physicians calls for phasing out of TRT
"Consequently, the Association of Ringside Physicians supports the general elimination of therapeutic use exemptions (TUE) for testosterone replacement therapy."
01/28/2014
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
Vitor Belfort will pursue TUE for Weidman bout
Vitor Belfort will pursue TUE for Weidman bout
Vitor Belfort told UFC Tonight's Ariel Helwani on Wednesday that he is going to ask for a therapeutic use exemption for testosterone for his next fight.
01/22/2014
Manager: Focus, not TRT, why Belfort wins
Manager: Focus, not TRT, why Belfort wins
Glenn Robinson: "he's extremely focused. One of the most focused people I've ever met in my life. And that's why he [Vitor Belfort] wins fights."
01/21/2014
Dan Henderson: Belfort loses to Weidman, 'especially' with no TRT
Dan Henderson: Belfort loses to Weidman, 'especially' with no TRT
"Vitor Belfort is very capable of beating anybody in those first few minutes of the fight," said Dan Henderson. "But, I don't see it happening, especially if the fight is in the US"
01/19/2014
Rockhold: I’ll never be a fan of TRT
Rockhold: I’ll never be a fan of TRT
Luke Rockhold has been one of the most vocal opponents of TRT in mixed martial arts, and recently summarized his thoughts on the subject to MMAJunkie:
01/14/2014
Weidman: I don't think TRT belongs in the sport
Weidman: I don't think TRT belongs in the sport
Chris Weidman: "He's the one who got caught cheating once. Now he's [Vitor Belfort] taking TRT and I don't think it's right."
01/06/2014
Bisping, Longo criticize Belfort's TRT
Bisping, Longo criticize Belfort's TRT
"All he did was abuse his body with steroids so that now he needs the exemption," said Chris Weidman's coach Ray Longo. "It's bull$#!@."
01/06/2014