Lyoto Machida Admits Using PED; Fight With Dan Henderson Cancelled

Just days from Lyoto Machida’s UFC On FOX 19 co-main event against Dan Henderson it’s emerged that the Brazilian star has admitted to taking a banned Peformance Enhancing Drug which has resulted in the fight being cancelled. Machida included the substance 7-keto-DHEA in his declaration form during a pre-fight drug test, claiming to be unaware
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22 days ago  |  Discuss

Lyoto Machida apologizes, says he 'really didn't know' substance was banned

Lyoto Machida admitted to using a banned substance ahead of his fight with Dan Henderson this weekend in Tampa and now the former light heavyweight champion is explaining exactly what happened.Machida admitted to using the substance after a random drug test was conducted before his fight by the United States Anti-Doping Agency (USADA).Machida's admission forced UFC officials to pull...
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22 days ago  |  Discuss

Machida admits to using banned substance, Tampa bound rematch with Hendo is off

We’re just three nights away from fight night in Tampa Bay and the main card of UFC on FOX 19 has taken another major hit. Former light heavyweight champion and middleweight #1 contender Lyoto Machida has been pulled from his co-headlining affair with Dan Henderson due to his usage of a banned substance that was collected by USADA last week. You can find the UFC’s full statement...
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22 days ago  |  Discuss

Lyoto Machida Admits To PED Use, Fight With Dan Henderson Scrapped

Nobody saw this one coming. Oh, wait, Gegard Mousasi sure did. On Wednesday, it was announced middleweight Lyoto Machida (pictures) admitted to taking a banned substance in last week’s out-of-competition random drug test. As a result, Saturday’s scrap against Dan Henderson has been canceled. “The UFC organization was made aware today by the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency (USADA...
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Lyoto Machida admits using banned substance, Dan Henderson fight cancelled

The co-main event for this weekend's FOX UFC Fight Night card has been scrapped with Lyoto Machida pulled from his matchup with Dan Henderson after declaring use of a prohibited substance before the fight.UFC officials released a statement on Wednesday stating that Machida revealed to the United States Anti-Doping Agency (USADA) that he used a banned substance, although he was unaware...
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22 days ago  |  Discuss

Yoel Romero's wrestling tops Lyoto Machida's defense

Yoel Romero is the best wrestler in the middleweight division, and he proved his bona-fides by taking down and smashing the defensive wizard, Lyoto Machida. The post UFC FIght Night: Yoel Romero’s Wrestling Tops Lyoto Machida’s Defense appeared first on The Sports Fan Journal.
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June 29, 2015  |  Discuss

Fight Night Hollywood Results: Yoel Romero KOs Lyoto Machida In Third Round

Cuban middleweight contender Yoel Romero made an emphatic case for a future shot at the 185-pound crown Saturday, knocking out former world champion Lyoto Machida in the third round of the UFC Fight Night main event at the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel and Casino for his tenth and most important pro win. “I have great respect for Lyoto, and this is the fight...
June 28, 2015  |  Discuss

Video Highlights Of Chris Weidman Defeating Lyoto Machida At UFC 175

Chris Weidman proved the doubters wrong Saturday night as he defeated Lyoto Machida in the main event of UFC 175 to retain the UFC middleweight title. It was a more entertaining fight that people were anticipating, with moments where Machida and Weidman had their fair share of exciting moments. scored the fight for Weidman, 49-46. Watch the highlights of Weidman’s...
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July 06, 2014  |  Discuss

Chris Weidman Beats Lyoto Machida By Decision At UFC 175

Chris Weidman successfully defended his middleweight title tonight in the main event of UFC 175, fending off the challenge of Lyoto Machida to earn a unanimous decision victory. Round One: The main event of the evening is underway with a tough of the gloves. Weidman with a head kick attempt immediately that misses the target. Machida circling the cage and Weidman lands a leg kick...
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July 06, 2014  |  Discuss

UFC 175 Results: Chris Weidman Retains Middleweight Title In Action Packed Fight Against Lyoto Machida

Chris Weidman had a point to prove in his second defense of his UFC middleweight championship tonight against Lyoto Machida at UFC 175. People thought Weidman’s wins over Anderson Silva were fluke. The New York native proved the critics wrong. The fight starts with three kicks from Weidman. Machida circling the cage and another attempted kick by the champion. Weidman stalking...
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July 06, 2014  |  Discuss

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