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Anderson Silva Claims He’ll Fight Michael Bisping In April

Anderson Silva fully expects to return to the Octagon next year after he’s served his 12 month steroid suspension and it seems he already has an opponent, date and location in mind for the occasion. “I think I fight in Curitiba, in April, on the same card Fabricio Werdum fights Cain Velasquez,” Silva told Combate in his native Brazil. “I think my opponent will be Michael...
Via Fight Of The Night
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Anderson Silva teases return and Michael Bisping is interested

Anderson Silva is currently serving a one-year suspension after testing positive for banned substances before and after his last fight in the UFC, but the former champion recently teased his return to action and it might involve Michael Bisping. Silva was a guest fighter at Eurasia Fight Night in Dagestan on Friday on a card airing on UFC Fight Pass and he was interviewed as part...
Via Fox Sports
12 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
August 13, 2015  |  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...
August 13, 2015  |  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
August 13, 2015  |  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
August 12, 2015  |  Discuss

Anderson Silva suspended due to second failed drug test

January was a month of failed drug tests for former UFC middleweight champion Anderson Silva. Silva failed a second drug test administered by the Nevada State Athletic Commission on Jan. 31, the night of his UFC 183 unanimous victory over Nick Diaz, NSAC executive director Bob Bennett confirmed to Tuesday. The 39-year-old had already failed an out-of-competition drug...
February 18, 2015  |  Discuss

Anderson Silva reportedly failed second drug test

Anderson Silva may be in even more trouble than initially believed. Last week it was reported that Silva tested positive for two banned substances — both steroids — in a drug test on Jan. 9. That drug test was considered an out-of-competition screening ahead of his UFC 183 fight against Nick Diaz. Results from the...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
February 11, 2015  |  Discuss

Report: UFC withholding Silva's purse from UFC 183

The UFC is withholding Anderson Silva’s purse related to his UFC 183 fight in January pending the outcome of his his case with the Nevada State Athletic Commission, according to a report. Brazilian news outlet Veja says UFC boss Dana White has blocked $6 million due to Silva. Silva was paid $600,000 for the fight,...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
February 08, 2015  |  Discuss

Anderson Silva broke hearts of fans with positive steroid test

Anderson Silva fails drug test with performance enhancing drugs, crushing the hearts of MMA fans around the world. The post Anderson Silva Tests Positive For Steroids, Breaks Hearts of MMA Fans appeared first on The Sports Fan Journal.
Via The Sports Fan Journal
February 04, 2015  |  Discuss

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