Drug tested twice weekly, Jon Jones comfortable with extra pre-UFC 235 scrutiny
UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones estimates he's being drug tested twice weekly in advance of a title defense opposite Anthony Smith at UFC 235. It's all part of...
4 hours ago - MMAjunkie
UFC's Khalid Murtazaliev accepts two-year USADA suspension for banned steroid
A pair of positive steroid tests have netted UFC middleweight Khalid Murtazaliev a two-year suspension. The UFC's drug testing administrator, U.S. Anti-Doping Agency , today...
7 hours ago - MMAjunkie
Diego Ferreira plans on finishing Rustam Khabilov at UFC Prague: 'People will pay attention'
Diego Ferreira knows exactly what lies ahead of him at Saturday's UFC on ESPN+ 3, but he sees Rustam Khabilov as an opportunity more than a challenge. “He's very tough,”...
13 hours ago - MMAjunkie
Veteran reporter Chris Weidman grills Gian Villante on opponent's failed drug test: 'As long as my arms are bigger, it's all good'
PRAGUE - If Gian Villante is concerned with facing an opponent returning from a U.S. Anti-Doping Agency-issued suspension, he sure isn't showing it. Today, when grilled by...
1 day ago - MMAjunkie
UFC's Jake Collier accepts 10-month suspension from USADA, claims 'simple mistake'
The U.S. Anti-Doping Agency announced on Tuesday that Jake Collier has accepted a 10-month suspension term after he declared the use of a product that listed and contained a...
3 days ago - MMAjunkie
Coaching site builds list of those banned from US Olympics
An advocacy group has published a first-of-its-kind comprehensive list of coaches banned from Olympic sports, creating a database of nearly 1,000 people no longer allowed to...
3 days ago - The Seattle Times
Movistar terminates contract of Jaime Roson after doping ban
MADRID - The Movistar cycling team says it has terminated the contract of cyclist Jaime Roson after the International Cycling Union confirmed his four-year suspension for...
7 days ago - The Seattle Times
IOC chief: North Korea commits to 'remedy' anti-doping issue
LAUSANNE, Switzerland - The IOC received commitments from North Korea that it will work to "remedy" its anti-doping controls that led to the country's testing agency being...
7 days ago - Saint Louis Today
Russia says another Olympic bid possible, despite doping
MOSCOW - Russian Sports Minister Pavel Kolobkov says the country is interested in hosting the Olympics in 2032 or 2036, even as it still faces the fallout from years of doping...
8 days ago - The Seattle Times
Daily Debate results: Is Nick Diaz retired for good from MMA?
It probably didn't come as much of a surprise, but it was interesting to at least hear it from a close friend: Nick Diaz is retired from MMA. That, according to Diaz's good...
14 days ago - MMAjunkie
The headlines of News BreaK
Patriots owner Robert Kraft charged with soliciting prostitution at Florida...
Kraft was one of 25 men charged Friday in connection with a spa targeted in a human trafficking investigation.
Tiger Woods' score: Results, highlights from Round 2 at WGC-Mexico Championship
Tiger Woods surged up the leaderboard on Friday, shooting a 5-under 66 to move into the top ten. SN tracked scoring updates from Woods' second round at the WGC-Mexico Championship.
Towns out with concussion for 1st missed game of his career
NEW YORK - Minnesota Timberwolves star Karl-Anthony Towns is in concussion protocol after a car accident and is missing a game for the first time in his career.
Connor McDavid suspended 2 games for illegal check on Islanders' Nick Leddy
Connor McDavid has been suspended after checking Islanders defenseman Nick Leddy in the head in Thursday's game.
NASCAR starting lineup at Atlanta: Aric Almirola wins pole; Ricky Stenhouse...
Aric Almirola will start on the pole in Sunday's Folds of Honor QuikTrip 500 at Atlanta Motor Speedway. He will attempt to become the first winner from the pole at the track...
MLB hot stove: Phillies, Bryce Harper in Las Vegas, reports say
Bryce Harper has held several meetings in his home town of Las Vegas, Nev., this offseason.
Boeheim to coach Syracuse vs. Duke after fatal car crash
SYRACUSE, N.Y. - Jim Boeheim has faced his share of obstacles in his long career at Syracuse, none like the one the Hall of Fame coach faces now.
Lonzo Ball injury update: Bone bruise could extend delay return further...
“We are still missing a key piece of our unit in Zo, which we've missed a lot,” Lakers star LeBron James said Thursday.
Patriots owner Robert Kraft charged with soliciting prostitution in Florida
New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft, one of the NFL's most influential owners, was charged with solicitation of prostitution Friday in connection with an investigation of...
Iowa play-by-play man suspended for "King Kong" comment
IOWA CITY, Iowa - Iowa play-by-play announcer Gary Dolphin was suspended Friday for the rest of the season for referring to Maryland's Bruno Fernando as "King Kong" during a game.