Lightweight Thiago Tavares tested positive for the anabolic steroid Drostanolone, following his Jan. 19 loss in Rio de Janeiro, UFC announced Wednesday on its website.
Nevada Athletic Commission's Keith Kizer will not stand in the way of UFC heavyweight contender Alistair Overeem reapplying for a license and fighting early next year in Las Vegas, if his application is approved.
Top-ranked UFC heavyweight contender Alistair Overeem failed a prefight drug test, Nevada Athletic Commission executive director Keith Kizer said Wednesday.
Light heavyweight contender Thiago Silva will fight for the first time in more than a year on May 15 when he faces hard-hitting Igor Pokrajac in Fairfax, Va., UFC announced Wednesday.
Light heavyweight Thiago Silva will face Igor Pokrajac in May at UFC on FX 3 in Fairfax, Va., a source with knowledge of the fight told ESPN.com on Tuesday.