Mark Hunt Continues Fight Against Brock Lesnar/UFC Doping Fiasco

Anyone who thought that Mark Hunt would quickly back down from his contention with the UFC has been proven wrong; Hunt is becoming a thorn in the side of the UFC, raising hell over his bout with Brock Lesnar, the most prolific fight of his life and which surprised many MMA odds enthusiasts. Hunt lost to … Read more

Mirko Cro Cop flagged for doping violation

Mixed martial arts legend Mirko “Cro Cop” Filipovic announced his retirement earlier this week citing a shoulder injury. Now we’re being told Cro Cop has been flagged for a doping violation. MMAJunkie has the scoop: UFC announced today that a scheduled bout between Mirko Cro Cop and Anthony Hamilton in Seoul, South Korea has been … Read more

BJ Penn accuses Mike Dolce of giving him diuretics to cut weight

The feud between former UFC lightweight and welterweight champion BJ Penn and fitness guru to the stars Mike Dolce continues. In a new interview with BJPenn.com, Penn accuses Dolce of giving him four types of diuretics to suck out the water and make weight and says Dolce “didn’t have the knowledge, or the expertise to … Read more

Georges St-Pierre on being accused of using steroids: ‘I take that as a compliment’

Georges St. Pierre UFC 158

UFC welterweight champion Georges St-Pierre took a moment to respond to Nick Diaz’s allegations of steroid use and give his opinion on Testosterone Replacement Therapy at the UFC 158 post-fight press conference on Saturday night.

Thiago Tavares suspended for nine months after testing positive for Drostanolone

UFC officials today confirmed that Brazilian lightweight fighter Thiago Tavares failed his UFC on FX 7 post-fight drug test. The event took place at Sao Paulo’s Ibirapuera Gymnasium on Jan. 19, with Tavares dropping a first round KO loss against Khabib Nurmagomedov.

Interview: Francisco Rivera talks ahead of UFC 156

UFC bantamweight fighter Francisco Rivera (8-2-1) is scheduled to face Edwin Figueroa at UFC 156 on Feb.2. After recording a no contest in his last bout against Roland Delorme, Rivera will now look to bounce back into the win column and start his 2013 campaign off with a bang.

Pro MMA Now (www.prommanow.com) reporter Jay Cee recently got the chance to speak with Francisco about his upcoming bout against Edwin Figueroa, fight camp, his fighting style and failing the post-fight drug test for his last matchup.

TUF 11 Finale drug tests come back clean for 13 fighters

Several UFC fighters were randomly tested for banned substances, including steroids, at “The Ultimate Fighter 11 Finale” on June 19. The results of those tests were made available for ProMMAnow.com today from the NSAC.