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Jon Jones’ positive drug test triggered by generic Cialis?

Jon Jones may be returning to MMA action sooner than expected because he took a supplement that was meant to enhance his performance in the bedroom, not in the Octagon. That’s what one fellow UFC champion has heard, at least. During a recent episode of “The Countdown” on MMA on SiriusXM, UFC middleweight champ Michael Bisping claimed he has learned Jones tested positive for...
Via Larry Brown Sports
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Jones says he got ‘good news,’ expects to be back ‘really soon’

Jon Jones has been serving an indefinite suspension from his latest failed drug test back in June. It has widely been assumed that he will end up with a two-year ban once his case is reviewed by the Nevada Athletic Commission. Not so fast, the interim UFC light heavyweight champion says. In an Instagram video from Sunday that has since been deleted, a smiling Jones thanked fans...
Via Larry Brown Sports
14 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Lesnar, Jones tested positive for same substance

Brock Lesnar might have a bit of a tougher time defending his recent comments about Jon Jones. Lesnar defeated Mark Hunt in UFC 200’s heavyweight bout but recently was told he potentially failed two drug tests. As it turns out, the drug Lesnar tested positive for was hydroxy-clomiphene, a source confirmed to MMAFighting.com. That’s the same anti-estrogen agent that Jones tested...
Via NESN.com
July 24, 2016  |  Discuss

Jon Jones: 'I know in my heart that I'm not a cheater'

Jon Jones is willing to admit to his own ignorance regarding a positive drug test that knocked him out of UFC 200, but he's still maintaining his innocence ahead of any appeal hearing that will be held to determine his potential punishment.Jones tested positive for a pair of anti-estrogen drugs as revealed by the Nevada State Athletic Commission on Monday before being temporarily...
Via FOX Sports
July 19, 2016  |  Discuss

Jon Jones Tests Positive For Estrogen Blockers, Tells Fans Not To Write Him Off Yet

Jon Jones tweeted Monday that he’s not a cheater, but the case the Nevada State Athletic Commission has against him appears to tell a different story. Jones was removed from the UFC 200 light heavyweight championship main event against Daniel Cormier earlier this month after he tested positive for banned substances. And now we know what those substances are. It was revealed...
Via NESN.com
July 18, 2016  |  Discuss

WATCH: Daniel Cormier learns Jon Jones is out of UFC 200, breaks down in tears

UFC’s Embedded series might have just given us its best look into what happens behind the scenes of the UFC. Jon Jones tested positive and is off of UFC 200, and in the latest version of Embedded, we see when Daniel Cormier learns of Jones testing positive, and his reaction was quite emotional. Cormier is up there in age for an athlete at 37 years old, and would have been fighting...
Via The Comeback
July 08, 2016  |  Discuss

Jon Jones ‘can’t even pronounce’ substance he tested positive for

Jon Jones faced the media on Thursday to discuss the failed drug test that has resulted in his UFC 200 fight against Daniel Cormier being called off. The UFC interim light heavyweight champion fought back tears during the press conference, at one point leaving briefly to gather his emotions. Jones denied knowingly taking any banned substances and said he cannot even pronounce the...
Via Larry Brown Sports
July 07, 2016  |  Discuss

Jon Jones’ Agent Denies Potential USADA Drug Test Violation In Tweet

LAS VEGAS — Jon Jones will address the media after a potential violation in a USADA doping test that led to him being dropped from his heavyweight bout against Daniel Cormier at UFC 200. But judging from his agent’s social media activity, it appears that Jones will likely deny the allegations when he faces the media Thursday morning. Jones’ agent Malki Kawa responded to a Twitter...
Via NESN.com
July 07, 2016  |  Discuss

Jon Jones’ failed drug test likely not due to cocaine

UFC 200 was thrown into a frenzy on Wednesday night when it was revealed that Jon Jones failed an out-of-competition drug test, leading to the UFC to remove him from his scheduled fight against Daniel Cormier on Saturday. Jones’ failed test stemmed from a June 16 sample collected by USADA. The sample was taken three weeks ago and considered “out-of-competition,” which is different...
Via Larry Brown Sports
July 07, 2016  |  Discuss

Jon Jones, Daniel Cormier Certainly Not Playing Nice Ahead Of UFC 200 Title Bout

LAS VEGAS — Daniel Cormier tried to take the high road Wednesday, but Jon Jones just wouldn’t let him. Cormier told the assembled media and fans at the MGM Grand’s Ka Theatre that he was “done with the jabbering and jabbering” ahead of Saturday night’s UFC 200 light heavyweight championship bout. Jones didn’t receive the memo, though, taking shots at his rival’s conditioning...
Via NESN.com
July 06, 2016  |  Discuss
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