Nick Diaz reacts to five-year suspension and $165,000 fine from NSAC (VIDEO)

Nick Diaz was suspended five years by the Nevada State Athletic Commission on Monday for a failed drug test for marijuana in January when he fought Anderson Silva at UFC 183. Diaz was also fined 33 percent of his $500,000 fight purse which amounts to $165,000. It’s a harsh penalty but it was Diaz’s third … Read more

Sonnen says Silva’s defense was “silly”, wants to fight

In case you have been living under a rock – Anderson Silva’s defense for popping for banned substances pertaining to the Nick Diaz fight was hilarious. He claimed he was taking a drug from another country for sexual performance reasons. Come on Anderson. Just own up. Fellow banned substance user Chael Sonnen agrees with me. The … Read more

Anderson Silva fined and suspended one year for PED use

Former UFC middleweight champion Anderson Silva has reaped the punishment for his failed drug test back in January following a unanimous decision win over Nick Diaz at UFC 183. Silva tested positive for anabolic steroids as well as benzodiazepines. Silva’s lawyer claimed a tainted sexual performance enhancer was to blame for the failed steroid test, … Read more

Brazilian TKD Olympian laughs at Anderson Silva

Guilherme Cezario Felix, a member of Brazil’s Taekwondo team went on Facebook and unabashedly let his feelings be known about Anderson Silva’s 2016 hopes of competing on the team in 2016 when the Olympics will be held in Rio. Needless to say his belief Anderson will land one of the available four spots was not … Read more

MMA’s fiercest rivalries: You don’t want to get between these…

Everyone loves a rivalry. It’s what makes rivalries what they are no matter what the sport. Whether it be Tyson and Holyfield in the boxing ring or the Canadiens vs Bruins on the rink, things can get a little tasty. And in MMA it’s no different. In fact in recent years we’re seeing more and … Read more

Anderson Silva wants rematch with Nick Diaz, tells 50 Cent to bet on him

TMZ caught up with former UFC middleweight champ Anderson “The Spider” Silva and questioned him regarding his recent failed drug tests for performance enhancing drugs. Silva denied knowingly taking steroids but at one point said he needed to check all the supplements he used because he’d never failed a drug test before. One would think … Read more

Anderson Silva: ‘The hurry some people have to condemn me is unfair’

The man largely considered the greatest MMA fighter of all time, Anderson “The Spider” Silva, tested positive for steroids and sent shockwaves through the sports world (or at least the MMA/UFC world). The former long-reigning UFC middleweight champion has denied the allegations and is looking to clear his name. In a statement posted to Anderson’s … Read more

Have these positive steroid tests ruined Anderson Silva’s legacy?

We reported that former UFC middleweight champion Anderson Silva tested positive for steroids earlier this month after defeating Nick Diaz in the main event of UFC 183. The Nevada State Athletic Commission met Tuesday and handed down a temporary suspension for Silva as well as two other fighters. Here’s what we know about the things … Read more

Steroids in the UFC: The video they hope you don’t see

Chuck Liddell, UFC Hall of Famer and former reigning light heavyweight champion, has never been known for his oratory eloquence. “The Iceman” became famous for being willing to get in any opponent’s face and take a few shots to give a few shots that more often than not resulted in him having his hand raised … Read more

UFC mans up, press conference on drug testing set for Feb. 18

UFC CEO Lorenzo Fertitta and President Dana White will hold a press conference on Feb. 18 in Las Vegas. UFC Tonight reported the news on Wednesday. This is something our site has called for in the past. We as fans deserve better policing, more transparency, and a clear sign that the UFC is doing something to protect the sport we love. … Read more