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Tweet: Nick Diaz May Return Sooner Than Expected, Reports Suggest Public Pressure Got To NSAC

Recent comments from Nick Diaz, and reports from an Emmy winning legal correspondent suggest that the fighter’s settlement talks with the Nevada State Athletic Commission are going very smoothly indeed. Diaz took to Instagram on Tuesday to provide his loyal fans with an update on the situation. “Just spoke with my legal team at Campbell and Williams and talks with the NV athletic …

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There Should Be No Testing For Marijuana In MMA – Ronda Rousey Weighs In On Nick Diaz Suspension

Ronda Rousey became the biggest name yet to weigh in on the Nick Diaz suspension controversy, when she spoke at a UFC 193 presser in Melbourne. According to MMAJunkie, the UFC women’s bantamweight champion lived up to her “Rowdy” nickname as she launched into a verbal attack on the Nevada State Athletic Commission’s decision to suspend Diaz for 5 years and …

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Anderson Silva Blames Sexual Performance Enhancement Medication For Positive Drug Test

Anderson Silva is set to appear at a Nevada State Athletic Commission hearing in the coming days, and his legal team are expected to claim that his positive drug test results were tainted. According to Brazilian MMA media outlet, Combate, the former UFC light-heavyweight champion’s lawyers will argue that a drug he was taking to enhance sexual performance was responsible. That’s …

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5 Of The Greatest MMA Fights That Took Place Outside the UFC

All too often fans of MMA view the sport from a UFC-centric perspective. It is understandable, of course. The Zuffa owned league is a global juggernaut. It is the stage that every fighter wants to grace. That being said it isn’t the only place to find big names, world class action and ferocious finishes. Bellator Fighting Championships is a company …

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UFC And The War On Drugs

MMA and it’s crown jewel, the UFC will struggle to be taken seriously as a sport unless it can win it’s war on drugs.   In what should be an exciting time for mixed martial arts fans, attention has been taken away from mouth watering fights and the gaze has been fixated on top level athletes testing positive for performance …

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Anderson Silva AND Nick Diaz Fail Drug Tests

It’s been a tough 2015 for the UFC, with a number of high-profile fighters failing drug tests. However, things have gone from bad to worse this morning as it was revealed that both Anderson Silva and Nick Diaz have also been up to no good. The revelation was first publicised on Twitter and on SevereMMA, a popular MMA website, who reported the …

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UFC 183: The Spider Is Back

It was a peculiar scene in the MGM Grand at about 5.35am GMT as one of the most fearsome killers MMA has even seen dropped to the mat and began sobbing uncontrollably. As he was set up for all week, Anderson the Spider Silva was victorious in the main event of UFC183 against Nick Diaz last night.   And who …

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