Tim Kennedy has some thoughts on Weidman vs. Belfort in Brazil

Number six ranked middleweight Tim Kennedy’s reaction to UFC President Dana White saying former TRT user Vitor Belfort could get his title shot against Chris Weidman in Brazil (via Facebook): “I realize that my boss can do whatever he wants. But it seems ridiculous to even consider having Belfort fight for the title in Brazil. … Read more

Athletic commission bans use of TRT in Nevada

The Nevada State Athletic Commission (NSAC) today voted unanimously to ban therapeutic use exemptions for testosterone replacement therapy. That means guys like Vitor Belfort, Chael Sonnen, Dan Henderson and others who have previously received exemptions in the state will no longer be permitted to use the hormone treatment.

With suspension levied after failed drug test, is Mark Hunt vs. Antonio ‘Bigfoot’ Silva still fight of the year?

Mark Hunt

Dana White was prepared to buy Mark Hunt and Antonio “Bigfoot” Silva their own private island. They each received their win bonus and an extra $50,000 for fight of the night for their performance at UFC Fight Night 33. The world was a buzz about the heavyweights and what they did for five rounds in Brisbane.

Vitor Belfort apologizes for ‘immature’ comments at UFC on FX 8 post-fight press conference

vitor belfort

The man of the hour, 36-year-old veteran Vitor Belfort (23-10), who just got done knocking out his second straight top-10 middleweight in the last five months, has issued an apology for the way he reacted to questions about TRT (Testosterone Replacement Therapy) at the UFC on FX 8 post-fight press conference Saturday night.

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.

Shah Bobonis Blog: PED Problems in MMA

pro MMA fighter Shah Bobonis

It seems a month doesn’t go by where we don’t hear of at least one positive test for banned substances in Mixed Martial Arts. Lots of different opinions on what needs to be done to clean the sport up float around but not much gets done in the way of change to the current norms.

Dana White: ‘If you are using TRT in the UFC, we’re going to start testing the s**t out of you’

This past weekend at the UFC on FUEL TV 7 post-fight press conference UFC president Dana White gave his thoughts on the use of testosterone replacement therapy (TRT). Dana explained that he is against the use of TRT and that he thinks that some fighters may be using it to gain an unfair advantage.