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Joanna Jedrzejczyk Moves Into UFC’s Pound-For-Pound List Following Anderson Silva Suspension

UFC woman’s strawweight champion Joanna Jedrzejczyk is now rubbing shoulders with the promotion’s elite fighters as she’s just pushed into the official ‘Pound-For-Pound’ list. Jedrzejczyk is a new entry at No.15 on the list, just below former welterweight champion and current No.1 contender Johny Hendricks (No.14), former lightweight champ Frankie Edgar (No.13) and newly...
Via Fight Of The Night
13 days ago  |  Discuss

Anderson Silva Is Just Another Lying Cheat

When it was reported back in February that Anderson Silva (pictured) had failed his UFC 183 pre-fight drug test for two different performance-enhancing substances, it felt just like the time my buddy broke my heart on the playground by telling me there was no such thing as Santa Claus.However, there was still a glimmer of hope that my friend was wrong because who else was leaving...
14 days ago  |  Discuss

UFC: Anderson Silva Out Of Action

Anderson Silva learned his fate today from the Nevada State Athletic Commission and it wasn’t good. Following both pre- and post-fight drug test failures from UFC 183, Silva has been suspended one year with a retro effective date of January 31 of this year. His unanimous decision win over Nick Diaz has now been ruled a no contest. Silva also was handed a fine of 30% of his reported...
Via BadCulture
15 days ago  |  Discuss

Anderson Silva suspended, fined for use of banned substances

The Nevada State Athletic Commission has come down hard on Anderson Silva for testing positive for banned substances after his UFC 183 bout. The commission suspended and fined the former UFC middleweight champion on Thursday for failing two drug tests around his Jan. 31 fight against Nick Diaz. The suspension is for one year. Silva was fined his winning bonus and 30 percent of...
15 days ago  |  Discuss

Anderson Silva’s hearing hilariously interrupted by ‘Let’s Talk About Sex’

On Thursday afternoon, former UFC middleweight champion Anderson Silva faced the Nevada State Athletic Commission to learn his punishment for failing a pre- and post-fight drug test earlier this year. Silva’s defense was that he used the steroids to increase his sexual performance, so that led to a flurry of jokes making their way around the internet. The internet isn’t the only...
Via Campus Sports Net
15 days ago  |  Discuss

Watch The Moment ‘Let’s Talk About Sex’ Was Played During Anderson Silva’s NSAC Hearing

Today’s Nevada State Athletic Commission hearing into Anderson Silva’s multiple drug test failures at UFC 183 back in January produced some moments of comedy gold thanks to a phone-line prankster who managed to play several hilariously appropriate song clips that was heard in the court room. Below you can hear the perfectly timed moment that Salt-N-Pepa’s 80’s jam, ‘Let’s...
Via Fight Of The Night
15 days ago  |  Discuss

Anderson Silva Suspended For 1 Year For Failed Drugs Tests

Anderson Silva finally went before a Nevada State Athletic Commission hearing today to answer multiple charges of having failed drugs tests in the weeks before and immediately after his UFC 183 fight with Nick Diaz on January 31st. Silva had tested positive for the steroids drostanolone and androstane along with anxiety and insomnia medications oxazepam and temazepam, but he has...
Via Fight Of The Night
15 days ago  |  Discuss

Silva blames failed drug test on sexual performance supplement

    Anderson Silva is really stretching the limits when it comes to his defense for his positive drug tests before and after his fight at UFC 183 in January. Silva tested positive for Drostanolone and Androstane — both anabolic steroids — a few weeks before his fight with Nick Diaz. He also tested positive for Drostanolone in his post-fight urine test. Silva plans to...
Via Larry Brown Sports
16 days ago  |  Discuss

Anderson Silva To Claim That Sexual Performance Drug Tainted Test Results

Anderson Silva is finally set to face a Nevada State Athletic Commission hearing later this week to face multiple drug test charges relating to his UFC 183 fight with Nick Diaz on January 31st of this year, and it appears that the former middleweight champion’s legal team are going to present a rather unusual defense. According to the Combate site in Brazil, Silva’s main defense...
Via Fight Of The Night
17 days ago  |  Discuss

Silva's attorney: Tainted sexual performance drug led to positive test

On Thursday, Anderson Silva will have his day in front of the Nevada State Athletic Commission for a disciplinary hearing stemming from two different drug tests showing performance enhancing drugs in his system, but the former middleweight champion claims that a tainted product he took for sexual performance led to part of the positive results. Silva tested positive for banned substances...
Via Fox Sports
17 days ago  |  Discuss

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