UFN 62’s Jorge Oliveira tests positive for stanozolol, suspended for one year
The Brazilian MMA Athletic Commission (CABMMA) announced earlier this week that all fighters who competed at the UFC Fight Night 62 event in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, on March 21, tested clean for banned substances. However, that’s not the case.
According to CABMMA, "a communication error was identified by the Executive Committee when issuing the drug test results" due to "a misinterpretation of the partial report sent by the UCLA Olympic Analytical Lab (WADA Accredited Lab), where tests were analyzed and results confirmed."
Nate Diaz vs Matt Brown - UFC 189
The matchup was revealed on Wednesday’s edition of UFC Tonight. UFC 189 takes place at MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas and is headlined by a featherweight title tilt between Jose Aldo and Conor McGregor. In the evening’s co-main event, Robbie Lawler will defend his welterweight strap against Rory MacDonald.
Minotauro Nogueira vs Stefan Struve fight set for UFC 190 in Brazil on Aug. 1
Former Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) Interim Heavyweight Champion, Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira, will return to the Octagon to battle Stefan Struve in a match set for UFC 190, a pay-per-view (PPV) event planned for HSBC Arena in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, on Aug. 1, 2015.
The world's leading mixed martial arts (MMA) league dropped the announcement earlier this evening on its official website.
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