UFC’s Piotr Hallmann Handed 9 Month Suspension For Steroids

The Brazilian MMA Athletic Commission have announced that UFC lightweight fighter Piotr Hallmann tested positive for the anabolic steroid Drostanolone after his bout at UFC Fight night 51 last month. Hallmann lost his fight with Gleison Tibau by split decision on the night, but had earned a ‘Fight Of The Night’ bonus along the way. However, that $50,000 bonus has now been rescinded...
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18 days ago  |  Discuss

UFC's Piotr Hallmann tests positive for steroids, suspended nine months

Another week, another positive drug test. Piotr Hallmann, who co-headlined UFC Fight Night: Bigfoot vs. Arlovski last month in Brazil, was popped by the Brazilian MMA athletic commission for drostanolone after his bout with Gleison Tibau, according to's Steven Marrocco. Hallmann, who lost the fight by split decision, will be suspended for nine months by the CABMMA...
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19 days ago  |  Discuss

Piotr Hallmann Tests Positive for Steroid Following UFC Fight Night 51 Loss

On Monday, the Brazilian MMA Athletic Commission (CABMMA) announced Piotr Hallmann (pictured) tested positive for the steroid drostanolone following last month’s split decision defeat to Gleison Tibau at UFC Fight Night 51. The lightweight has been suspended nine months, retroactive to his September 13 fight date, for his flunked drug test. “The athlete Piotr tested positive...
19 days ago  |  Discuss

UFC Fight Night: Bigfoot vs Arlovski Fighter Purses, Attendance & Gate

Gleison Tibau recorded his 15th (!!) win inside the Octagon last night in Brasilia, Brazil at UFC Fight Night: Bigfoot vs Arlovski, and in the process walked away the event’s top earner. Before we go any further, we should note that most international events don’t release fighter pay info, so none of the following salary data […]
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September 14, 2014  |  Discuss

UFC Fight Night 51 Bonus Awards

Following last night’s UFC Fight Night 51 event in Brazil the recipients of the evening’s $50,000 bonus awards were announced. ‘Fight Of The Night’ honors on this occasion were handed out to Gleison Tibau and Piotr Hallmann for their closely fought co-main event which lasted the full three rounds with Tibau emerging as the winner by split decision. Main event underdog Andrei...
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September 14, 2014  |  Discuss

UFC Fight Night 51 Arlovski with huge Ko vs Bigfoot

Main card (UFC Fight Pass) Weight class Method Round Time Notes Heavyweight Andrei Arlovski def Antônio Silva KO (Punch) 1 2:59 Lightweight Gleison Tibau def. Piotr Hallmann Decision (split) (28-29, 29-28, 29-28) 3 5:00 Lightweight Leonardo Santos def. Efrain Escudero Decision (unanimous) (29-28, 29-28, 29-28) 3 5:00 Welterweight Santiago Ponzinibbio def. Wendell Oliveira TKO (punches) […]
September 13, 2014  |  Discuss

Arlovski, Pepey, Tibau and Hallmann Win Bonuses at UFC Fight Night 51

UFC president Dana White awarded Andrei Arlovski (pictured), Godofredo Pepey, Gleison Tibau and Piotr Hallmann each an additional $50,000 for their special performances Saturday night at “UFC Fight Night: Bigfoot vs. Arlovski II.” UFC Fight Night 51 took place inside Nilson Nelson Gymnasium in Brasilia, Brazil. Fight of the Night: Gleison Tibau vs. Piotr Hallmann ($50,000/each...
September 13, 2014  |  Discuss

Arlovski Scores First Round Knockout Over Bigfoot Plus Full Event Results

Main card Andrei Arlovski defeats Antonio Silva via first-round KO (2:59) Gleison Tibau defeats Piotr Hallmann via unanimous decision (28-29, 29-28 x 2) Leonardo Santos defeats Efrain Escudero via unanimous decision (29-28 x3) Santiago Ponzinibbio defeats Wendell Oliveira via first-round TKO (1:20) Iuri Alcantara defeats Russell Doane via unanimous decision (29-28 x3) Jessica Andrade...
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September 13, 2014  |  Discuss

Gleison Tibau Beats Piotr Hallmann By Split Decision At UFC Fight Night 51

Despite beginning to fade in the third round, Gleison Tibau just did enough in the first two rounds of his fight with Piotr Hallmann at UFC Fight Night 51 this evening in Brazil to help secure a split decision victory. Round One: Hallmann with a leg ick to start. Powerful body kick from Tibau that knocks his opponent off-balance. Tibau immediately unleashes with some hard strikes...
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September 13, 2014  |  Discuss

UFC Fight Night 51 Results (Live)

Stay tuned to this evening for all the UFC Fight Night 51 results live as they happen from Brazil. The prelims are expected to get underway at around 5.45pm ET (10.45pm UK) with the main card going live at 8pm ET (1am UK). (Press F5 as required to refresh the page for the latest results) Main Card: Andrei Arlovski vs. Antonio Silva Piotr Hallmann vs. Gleison Tibau...
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September 13, 2014  |  Discuss

Video: UFC Fight Night – Bigfoot vs Arlovski Weigh Ins

Check out the weigh in video for tomorrow nights UFC Fight Night: Bigfoot vs Arlovski 2. Full results below.Main Card (Fight Pass, 8 PM ET)Antonio Silva (264) vs. Andrei Arlovski (248) Gleison Tibau (156) vs. Piotr Hallmann (155) Leonardo Santos (155) vs. Efrain Escudero (156) Santiago Ponzinibbio (171) vs. Wendell Oliveira (170) Iuri Alcantara (136) vs. Russell Doane (136) Jessica...
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September 13, 2014  |  Discuss

UFC FIght Night 51 Weigh-In Results And Video

The weigh-ins have now taken place for tomorrow night’s UFC Fight Night 51 event in Brazil and you can see what all the fighters tipped the scales at below. — Main Card: Andrei Arlovski (248) vs. Antonio Silva (264) Piotr Hallmann (155) vs. Gleison Tibau (156) Efrain Escudero (156) vs. Leonardo Santos (155) Wendell Oliveira (170) vs. Santiago Ponzinibbio (171...
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September 12, 2014  |  Discuss

UFC Fight Night 51 weigh-ins live stream (Video)

The UFC is back with yet another exciting fight night card for mixed martial arts fans around the globe this weekend. In the main event of UFC Fight Night 51, Andrei Arlovski looks to make it 2-0 in his most recent UFC run as he takes on the returning Antonio “Bigfoot” Silva. The co-main event is a lightweight fixture featuring the UFC veteran Gleison Tibau taking on rising up...
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September 12, 2014  |  Discuss

Piotr Hallmann left family in Poland to improve skills at MMA Lab in Arizona

So many times naturally talented athletes rest on their laurels and don't take steps to take their skills to the next level. Piotr Hallmann is not one of them. Earlier this year, Hallmann made the decision to leave his home country of Poland and his gym there for training camp at the MMA Lab in Glendale, Ariz. He was already one of the top lightweight prospects coming out of...
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September 12, 2014  |  Discuss

UFC Fight Night 51 Quick Picks

UFC Fight Night 51 takes place tomorrow night in Brazil and we’ve got our quick picks for all the fights for you below. — Main Card: Andrei Arlovski vs. Antonio Silva Arlovski is pretty much running on fumes at this point, and while there’s some doubts regarding how Silva will perform without TRT I still think he’s got more to offer than his opponent at this stage of his...
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September 12, 2014  |  Discuss

‘UFC Fight Night: Arlovski vs. Bigfoot II’ Lineup Set

Another weekend, another UFC event. This time the octagon takes its show to Nilson Nelson Gymnasium in Brasilia, Brazil. Former heavyweight champion Andrei Arlovski (pictured) and Antonio “Bigfoot” Silva collide in the featured attraction. Arlovski is looking to avenge his 2010 unanimous decision defeat to the Brazilian. Piotr Hallman and Gleison Tibau meet in the co-main event...
September 08, 2014  |  Discuss

UFC Fight Night 51 Fight Card

UFC Fight Night 51 takes place this coming Saturday night from Brazil and we’ce got the full fight card for you below. Headlining the show is a heavyweight rematch between Andrei Arlovski and Antonio Silva who first locked horns in the Strikeforce cage in 2010 with ‘Big Foot’ emerging the victor on that occasion via unanimous decision. In the co-main event Brazil’s own Gleison...
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September 08, 2014  |  Discuss

UFN 45 A.C. vs UFN 46 Dublin: Who Rocked it Harder?

UFC Fight Night 45 was one of the best cards in UFC history but that did not matter as the crowd in Dublin set the tone for UFC Fight Night 46. They were epic from the weigh-ins through the now almost mythical Conor McGregor victory. No matter what the card was like (it was pretty awesome in its own right) the crowd guaranteed that UFC 46 rocked harder. By the end of it we all wished...
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July 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Can ‘Cowboy’ Cerrone Take The Next Step at UFC Fight Night 45? Here’s Our Predictions

The UFC shakes things up tonight with a midweek UFC Fight Night 45 card headlined by ‘Cowboy’ Cerrone vs Jim Miller. It should be a great night of fights and here are our predictions for tonight’s fights: Donald Cerrone vs. Jim Miller – Cerrone via Submission Edson Barboza vs. Evan Dunham – Barboza via KO Leonardo Mafra vs. Rick Story – Mafra via Split Decision...
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July 16, 2014  |  Discuss

Tickets On Sale For Cerrone vs Miller Showdown In Atlantic City

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May 29, 2014  |  Discuss

Edson Barboza Vs Evan Dunham And Pat Healy Vs Gleison Tibau Set For UFC Fight Night 45

UFC Fight Night 45 in Atlantic City on July 16th is turning into something of a lightweight extravaganza with two more meaningful fights in the division added to the line-up. First up, Edson Barboza will look to bounce back from a submission loss to Donald Cerrone last month when he takes on Evan Dunham. Prior to that Barboza had been on a three-fight winning streak and so he...
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May 06, 2014  |  Discuss

Pat Healy Faces Must-Win Against Gleison Tibau at UFC Fight Night Atlantic City

A lightweight affair between Gleison Tibau (pictured) and Pat Healy has been added to UFC Fight Night Atlantic City. UFC officials confirmed the tango Tuesday. Both athletes are looking to bounce back from disappointing performances. Tibau had his two-fight winning streak abruptly snapped when he was knocked out by Michael Johnson in December. Surprisingly, Healy finds himself in...
May 06, 2014  |  Discuss

Video: highlights of Khabib Nurmagomedov

The final prelim bout of this Saturday’s UFC on Fox card features lightweight Khabib Nurmagomedov. Nurmagomedov is undefeated in 21 pro MMA bouts. He has spread the love around by winning seven bouts by decision, seven by submission and seven by knockout or TKO. Like many fighters, Nurmagomedov has fought most of his career in his home country, in this case Russia. A veteran of...
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April 15, 2014  |  Discuss

Noad Lahat Makes UFC Debut vs Godofredo Pepey At UFC Fight Night 38

Highly touted featherweight prospect Noad Lahat (7-0, pictured) is set to make his UFC debut at UFC Fight Night 38, where he is scheduled to face off against Godofredo Pepey (9-3).Training out of San Jose, California with American Kickboxing Academy, the Israeli born Lahat is currently undefeated in his professional career with a perfect record of 7-0. Known for his grappling abilities...
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February 08, 2014  |  Discuss

Rustam Khabilov Out; Rafael dos Anjos vs Khabib Nurmagomedov Joins UFC on FOX 11

Rafael dos Anjos 20-6 MMA / 9-4 UFC Record 5 Fight Win Streak Notable Wins: George Sotiropoulos, Donald Cerrone, Evan Dunham Khabib Nurmagomedov 21-0 MMA /5-0 UFC Record 21 Fight Win Streak Notable Wins: Abel Trujillo, Gleison Tibau, Pat Healy ————————————— UFC on FOX 11 April 19th, 2014 Orlando, Florida Amway Center ——————————...
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February 05, 2014  |  Discuss
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