BREAKING: Jon Jones flagged for USADA violation, pulled from UFC 200, Lesnar vs. Hunt new main event

DAMMMITTT YOU MMA GODS!!! Jon Jones is out of his UFC 200 main event championship rematch with Daniel Cormier due to a “potential” USADA anti-doping violation. UFC was notified that USADA has flagged Jon Jones for a potential anti-doping policy violation. — FOX Sports: UFC (@UFCONFOX) July 7, 2016 There’s no word yet on what … Read more

Mark Hunt: ‘Juiced’ Brock Lesnar still getting ‘knocked out’ at UFC 200

UFC heavyweight Mark Hunt thinks his UFC 200 opponent, former UFC heavyweight champ Brock Lesnar, is “juiced to the gills” but he’s “still gonna get knocked out”. Hunt doesn’t like that Lesnar is getting a drug test exemption from USADA after spending the last few years in the WWE ring. UFC 200 is scheduled for July 9 … Read more

BJ Penn off UFC 199 card due to out-of-competition IV usage

UFC legend BJ Penn has been removed from his scheduled UFC 199 fight with Cole Miller next month due to an apparent USADA violation during an out-of-competition test in March. The UFC released the following statement. “The UFC organization was notified today that the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency (USADA) informed BJ Penn of a potential Anti-Doping … Read more

Frank Mir Flagged For Potential USADA Violation

Frank Mir

It has been announced that former UFC heavyweight champion Frank Mir has been flagged for a potential USADA violation: The UFC organization was notified today that the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency (USADA) has informed Frank Mir of a potential Anti-Doping Policy violation stemming from an in-competition sample collected the day of his fight on March 20, … Read more

UFC statement on Tim Means USADA violation

UFC welterweight Tim Means was set to take on Donald Cerrone later this month at UFC Fight Night Pittsburgh. However, that fight will not be happening as Means has been pulled from the fight: The UFC organization was notified today that the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency (USADA) has informed Tim Means of a potential Anti-Doping Policy … Read more

Tim Kennedy rips Yoel Romero over ‘potential’ failed drug test

It was announced Tuesday that number two ranked UFC middleweight Yoel Romero had been flagged by USADA for a potential Anti-Doping Policy violation during an out-of-competition test. Riding a four-fight winning streak, former Strikeforce 185-pound contender Tim Kennedy suffered a third round TKO loss to Romero at UFC 178 back in Sept. 2014 and hasn’t fought … Read more

UFC statement regarding Yoel Romero failed drug test

UFC middleweight Yoel Romero (11-1) could have been on the cusp of a title shot with his most recent (albeit controversial) win over Ronaldo “Jacare” Souza. However, the title shot isn’t going to happen now and Souza could potentially have that win wiped away due to a failed drug test. The UFC made the announcement … Read more

PIC: ‘Super’ Sage Northcutt randomly drug-tested by USADA six times in three months

The UFC’s newest phenom, “Super” Sage Northcutt (7-0), was once again randomly drug-tested by the United States Anti-Doping Agency (USADA) this morning at 6 a.m. according to a post on the lightweight fighter’s Instagram account. Sage is set to face unbeaten submission ace Andrew Holbrook (11-0) on January 30 at UFC on FOX 18 in … Read more

UFC statement on Gleison Tibau suspension due to ‘potential’ USADA violation

Gleison Tibau has been in the UFC nearly a decade now. Next November will be 10 years the 32-year-old American Top Team product has been fighting the top lightweights inside the Octagon. His first fight in the UFC was at welterweight, a TKO loss to Nick Diaz, then he moved down to lightweight where he has … 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