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ESPN
USADA bans UFC's Penn 6 months for IV infusionThe United States Anti-Doping Agency has suspended UFC veteran B.J. Penn for si
USADA bans UFC's Penn 6 months for IV infusion
ESPN / Posted 8 hours ago
The United States Anti-Doping Agency has suspended UFC veteran B.J. Penn for six months because of the 37-year-old's unauthorized use of an intravenous infusion in March. USADA announced the imposed sanctions on Monday. According to a release, Penn... Read more
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HITC Sport
Mo Farah distanced from Jama Aden after coach’s arrest on doping chargesBritish Athletics has confirmed that Jama Aden, the Somali coach who has been a
Mo Farah distanced from Jama Aden after coach’s arrest on doping charges
HITC Sport / Posted 7 days ago
British Athletics has confirmed that Jama Aden, the Somali coach who has been arrested by Spanish police on doping charges, no longer works with Mo Farah even though he was “an unofficial facilitator” for Britain’s Olympic 5,000m and 10,000m champion... Read more
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ESPN
Mendes notified of potential doping violationUFC featherweight Chad Mendes has been notified by the United States Anti-Dopin
Mendes notified of potential doping violation
ESPN / Posted 14 days ago
UFC featherweight Chad Mendes has been notified by the United States Anti-Doping Agency of a potential violation stemming from an out-of-competition sample collection, the UFC said in a statement Friday. Mendes, 31, is 17-4 in the promotion. He last... Read more
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Sherdog
UFC Back in Bed with Co-Promotionafter he retired from MMA competition has been treated like any other popular f
UFC Back in Bed with Co-Promotion
Sherdog / Posted 17 days ago
after he retired from MMA competition has been treated like any other popular fighter’s return. It’s welcome, even long-anticipated. Yet the fact Lesnar has an existing WWE contract -- his UFC 200 assignment required WWE Chairman and CEO Vince... Read more
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Sportsnet.ca
UFC roundup: Mark Hunt says Brock Lesnar is 'juiced to the gills'of the WWE superstar’s comeback is raising some eyebrows. Typically, fighters
UFC roundup: Mark Hunt says Brock Lesnar is 'juiced to the gills'
Sportsnet.ca / Posted 17 days ago
of the WWE superstar’s comeback is raising some eyebrows. Typically, fighters must be available to be tested by the United States Anti-Doping Agency in the four months leading up to a fight as part of the UFC Anti-Doping Policy, which came... Read more
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Herald Sun
Hunt on Lesnar: ‘I think he’s juiced to the gills’event to Jon Jones v Daniel Cormier II in July. Normally four months notice is
Hunt on Lesnar: ‘I think he’s juiced to the gills’
Herald Sun / Posted 19 days ago
event to Jon Jones v Daniel Cormier II in July. Normally four months notice is required for drug testing under the UFC’s Anti-Doping Policy rules, which is now governed by the United States Anti-Doping Agency (USADA). However, according to the... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Hunt on Lesnar: ‘I think he’s juiced to the gills’event to Jon Jones v Daniel Cormier II in July. Normally four months notice is
Hunt on Lesnar: ‘I think he’s juiced to the gills’
The Courier Mail / Posted 19 days ago
event to Jon Jones v Daniel Cormier II in July. Normally four months notice is required for drug testing under the UFC’s Anti-Doping Policy rules, which is now governed by the United States Anti-Doping Agency (USADA). However, according to the... Read more
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CBC.ca
Former adversaries Pound, Conte agree it's time to get tough on dopingretesting of samples from the 2008 and 2012 Games has led to medallists from se
Former adversaries Pound, Conte agree it's time to get tough on doping
CBC.ca / Posted 19 days ago
retesting of samples from the 2008 and 2012 Games has led to medallists from several countries being retroactively caught doping. Many of them are from Russia, where the doping scandal that has engulfed the country since the fall, when Pound... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Hunt on Lesnar: ‘I think he’s juiced to the gills’event to Jon Jones v Daniel Cormier II in July. Normally four months notice is
Hunt on Lesnar: ‘I think he’s juiced to the gills’
Adelaide Now / Posted 19 days ago
event to Jon Jones v Daniel Cormier II in July. Normally four months notice is required for drug testing under the UFC’s Anti-Doping Policy rules, which is now governed by the United States Anti-Doping Agency (USADA). However, according to the... Read more
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Bleacher Report
UFC Grants Lesnar Special USADA ExemptionIf you're a professional fighter coming out of retirement, you must notify the
UFC Grants Lesnar Special USADA Exemption
Bleacher Report / Posted 20 days ago
If you're a professional fighter coming out of retirement, you must notify the UFC and its drug-testing partner, the United States Anti-Doping Agency, four months in advance. Unless, that is, the UFC says you don't. That's what happened in the case... Read more
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ESPN
Qualifying for Rio is no laughing matter for Olympic boxer Cam F. Awesomethe 2012 U.S. Olympic trials only to receive a one-year suspension in March of
Qualifying for Rio is no laughing matter for Olympic boxer Cam F. Awesome
ESPN / Posted 22 days ago
the 2012 U.S. Olympic trials only to receive a one-year suspension in March of 2012. He had failed to properly inform the United States Anti-Doping Agency of his whereabouts for out-of-competition drug testing on three occasions in an 18-month... Read more
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Op-Ed News
Ali, me and two guys named Frankpresent. Shorter, 68, appears at running events and is a motivational speaker.
Ali, me and two guys named Frank
Op-Ed News / Posted 22 days ago
present. Shorter, 68, appears at running events and is a motivational speaker. But he has also served as chairman of the United States Anti Doping Agency, the independent agency which has a stated mission of being "the guardian of the values and... Read more
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express
Mo Farah: I was right to stick by coach Alberto Salazarby coach Alberto Salazar MO FARAH feels vindicated for standing by controversi
Mo Farah: I was right to stick by coach Alberto Salazar
express / Posted 23 days ago
by coach Alberto Salazar MO FARAH feels vindicated for standing by controversial US coach Alberto Salazar despite ongoing anti-doping allegations. Britain's double Olympic champion has remained with the Oregon-based Salazar after accusations were... Read more
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Super Sport
Farah feels justified standing by Salazarthe correct decision not to desert Alberto Salazar when a BBC documentary last
Farah feels justified standing by Salazar
Super Sport / Posted 23 days ago
the correct decision not to desert Alberto Salazar when a BBC documentary last year claimed his coach had been involved in doping. The 33-year-old Somalia-born double Olympic and five-time world champion speaking on the eve of the Diamond League... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Farah feels justified standing by coach SalazarBIRMINGHAM (UNITED KINGDOM) - A defiant British athletics great Mo Farah says h
Farah feels justified standing by coach Salazar
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 24 days ago
BIRMINGHAM (UNITED KINGDOM) - A defiant British athletics great Mo Farah says he made the correct decision not to desert Alberto Salazar when a BBC documentary last year claimed his coach had been involved in doping. Double Olympic and five-time... Read more
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HITC Sport
Mo Farah claims vindication amid rumours Usada has ended Salazar inquiryMo Farah says he was right to stick with his coach, Alberto Salazar, after hear
Mo Farah claims vindication amid rumours Usada has ended Salazar inquiry
HITC Sport / Posted 24 days ago
Mo Farah says he was right to stick with his coach, Alberto Salazar, after hearing whispers that an investigation by the United States Anti-Doping Agency has been quietly dropped. Farah faced intense pressure to leave Salazar’s Nike Oregon Project... Read more
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ESPN.co.uk
Farah feels vindicated over Salazar decisionby his decision to stand by Alberto Salazar as he returned to Birmingham a year
Farah feels vindicated over Salazar decision
ESPN.co.uk / Posted 24 days ago
by his decision to stand by Alberto Salazar as he returned to Birmingham a year on from pulling out of the event as doping allegations swirled around his controversial coach. Farah's relaxed and jovial demeanour at a press conference ahead... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Fighters happy with earlier weigh-in at UFC 199have the right nutrition, all that stuff. I love the new rules. I love all the
Fighters happy with earlier weigh-in at UFC 199
Calgary Sun / Posted 25 days ago
have the right nutrition, all that stuff. I love the new rules. I love all the changes that are happening. I love that (the United States Anti-Doping Agency) comes and knocks on your door early in the morning, it just makes me feel good. “One... Read more
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give me sport
Wallace Spearman banned for three monthspositive for drug methylprednisolone after a meeting in Edmonton in July and ha
Wallace Spearman banned for three months
give me sport / Posted 26 days ago
positive for drug methylprednisolone after a meeting in Edmonton in July and has accepted the ban given to him by the United States Anti-Doping Agency (USADA). Spearman claimed he had taken the substance in a purely therapeutic dose, as... Read more
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Daily Mail
Maria Sharapova shows off svelte figure in gym gear during LA workoutMaria Sharapova works up a sweat in skintight gym gear as she awaits results of
Maria Sharapova shows off svelte figure in gym gear during LA workout
Daily Mail / Posted 26 days ago
Maria Sharapova works up a sweat in skintight gym gear as she awaits results of anti-doping committee And the 29-year-old tennis pro made sure to keep her flawless figure in shape as she proved in skintight gym gear on Wednesday. Sweat sesh! Maria... Read more

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