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  1. MMA fighter Vitor Belfort passes drug test

    Brett Okamoto

    UFC middleweight title challenger Vitor Belfort has passed a blood and urine drug test he submitted to at the request of the Nevada State Athletic Commission on Nov. 1.

    Story | Conversation | November 20, 2014
  2. UFC -- Suspended Cung Le denies taking banned substance

    Brett Okamoto

    Suspended UFC middleweight Cung Le said he was "completely surprised" by his failed drug test last month, enough so that he's questioning the results.

    Story | Conversation | October 02, 2014
  3. UFC increases Cung Le ban to 1 year, cites 'error'

    Brett Okamoto

    UFC middleweight Cung Le's nine-month suspension for a failed drug test in August was increased to 12 months by the promotion on Wednesday.

    Story | Conversation | October 01, 2014
  4. UFC's Cung Le suspended 9 months for positive HGH test

    Brett Okamoto

    The UFC has suspended middleweight Cung Le nine months for testing positive for excess levels of human growth hormone following a TKO loss to Michael Bisping on Aug. 23 in Macau, China.

    Story | Conversation | September 30, 2014
  5. Nevada State Athletic Commission votes to ban Wanderlei Silva

    Brett Okamoto

    The Nevada State Athletic Commission voted unanimously on Tuesday to ban mixed martial artist Wanderlei Silva from ever competing in the state again, after he avoided a random drug test on May 24 in Las Vegas.

    Story | Conversation | September 23, 2014
  6. Chael Sonnen suspended two years by Nevada State Athletic Commiss...

    Brett Okamoto

    The Nevada State Athletic Commission suspended now-retired mixed martial artist Chael Sonnen for two years at a disciplinary hearing Wednesday.

    Story | Conversation | July 23, 2014
  7. Ali Bagautinov suspended one year for failed drug test

    Brett Okamoto

    Former UFC flyweight contender Ali Bagautinov has received a one-year suspension from the British Columbia Athletic Commission due to a failed drug test.

    Story | Conversation | July 10, 2014
  8. Chael Sonnen tested positive for banned substances in June

    Brett Okamoto

    The Nevada State Athletic Commission has confirmed recently retired mixed martial artist Chael Sonnen tested positive for four banned substances on June 5.

    Story | Conversation | June 28, 2014
  9. Wanderlei Silva admits taking banned substances

    Brett Okamoto

    UFC light heavyweight Wanderlei Silva admitted Tuesday that he avoided a random drug test May 24 because he was taking banned substances at the time.

    Story | Conversation | June 17, 2014
  10. NSAC temporarily suspends Chael Sonnen's MMA license

    Brett Okamoto

    The Nevada State Athletic Commission voted unanimously on Tuesday to temporarily suspend the license of recently retired martial artist Chael Sonnen.

    Story | Conversation | June 17, 2014
  11. Sonnen speaks, makes bad situation worse

    Brett Okamoto

    Chael Sonnen's first explanation and reasoning behind a recently failed test sort of resembled a train wreck. The UFC light heavyweight was removed from a July 5 UFC event after it was announced he had failed a random drug test in Nevada. Hour...

    Blog | June 11, 2014
  12. Chael Sonnen fails random drug test, out of UFC 175 bout

    Brett Okamoto

    UFC light heavyweight Chael Sonnen has failed a random drug test and will not fight Vitor Belfort at UFC 175 on July 5.

    Story | Conversation | June 10, 2014
  13. Vitor Belfort admits to elevated testosterone level

    Brett Okamoto

    UFC middleweight Vitor Belfort admitted on Friday a random drug test taken by the Nevada State Athletic Commission on Feb. 7 produced an elevated testosterone level.

    Story | Conversation | June 06, 2014
  14. UFC fighter Jon Jones won't always request random drug tests for ...

    Brett Okamoto

    UFC light heavyweight Jon Jones says he will not necessarily request that all future opponents undergo random drug testing, as he has for an upcoming fight this month.

    Story | Conversation | April 14, 2014
  15. Georges St-Pierre says UFC's stance on drug testing partly behind...

    Brett Okamoto

    Former UFC welterweight champion Georges St-Pierre told reporters in Montreal on Tuesday that the promotion's stance on drug testing contributed to his decision to vacate the title and step away from the sport last month.

    Story | Conversation | January 14, 2014
  16. Antonio Silva suspended 9 months for failed post-fight drug test

    Josh Gross

    The Ultimate Fighting Championship suspended heavyweight Antonio Silva nine months and stripped him of a $50,000 bonus after a failed post-fight drug test following his wild five-round draw with Mark Hunt on Dec. 7.

    Story | Conversation | December 18, 2013