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NSAC hearing video: Watch Vitor Belfort weep his way to UFC license, Chael Sonnen land a job (and a two-year suspension)

Originally airing on Fight Pass, UFC has now made the highlights available on YouTube. Nevada State Athletic Commission (NSAC) summoned Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) middleweights Vitor Belfort and Chael Sonnen to its July 23 administrative hearing to render verdicts for each fighter. Show More Summary

Tim Kennedy, Josh Koscheck, Roy Nelson Rip NSAC over Handling of Sonnen, Belfort

Several notable UFC fighters believe that the Nevada State Athletic Commission was far too lenient in the sanctions they handed down to Vitor Belfort and Chael Sonnen at yesterday's hearing. As a matter of fact, Belfort didn't face any...Show More Summary

Chael Sonnen And Vitor Belfort Fought The Nevada State Athletic Commission. Who Won?

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Yesterday,theNevadaStateAthleticCommissionconvenedtoreviewseveralopencases.Usually,thingslikethisdon’tgetmuchpress,sinceit’stypicallyjustoldfightersapplyingforlicenses,butyesterdaywasspecial.VitorBelfort,oneofthoseoldfighters,wasapplyingforalicensetofightinLasVegas,thefirsttimefightingintheUnitedStatessince2011,andthefirsttimefightingoutofBrazilsince2012.

NSAC Shows True Colors During Chael Sonnen, Vitor Belfort Hearings

The Nevada State Athletic Commission put together a star-studded hearing Wednesday. Serial woman abuser (who moonlights two or three times a year as a boxer) Floyd Mayweather, Jr. was the biggest name in attendance. "Money" showed up...Show More Summary

Vitor Belfort Learns NSAC's Bark Is Worse Than Its Bite, Licensed for UFC 181

Vitor Belfort may be down to his last strike, but the Nevada State Athletic Commission is still giving him good pitches to hit. There were very few curve balls thrown Belfort ’s way on Wednesday, as Fox Sports' Marc Raimondi reported...Show More Summary

Video: Vitor Belfort reacts to NSAC hearing, UFC 181 title fight

During today's (Weds., July 23, 2014) hearing with Nevada State Athletic Commission (NSAC), Vitor Belfort was granted a conditional license to fight, which will allow "The Phenom" to challenge Chris Weidman for the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) middleweight title at UFC 181 on Dec. Show More Summary

Chael Sonnen Issued 2-Year Suspension, No Fine for 5 Drug Failures

LAS VEGAS — The Nevada State Athletic Commission today handed down a largely light punishment to retired UFC star Chael Sonnen. Sonnen was suspended for two years with no fine. He is required to pay the costs of his drug testing program and for the costs (hotel, flight) of bringing in the NSAC laboratory expert. Show More Summary

Chris Weidman vs. Vitor Belfort official for UFC 181 main event on Dec. 6 in Las Vegas

Well, that didn't take long. About 15 minutes after Nevada State Athletic Commission (NSAC) granted Vitor Belfort a license to compete in mixed martial arts (MMA), Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) announced "The Phenom" as the next...Show More Summary

Vitor Belfort Granted Conditional License to Fight Chris Weidman on Dec. 6

After appearing before the Nevada State Athletic Commission seeking re-licensure to compete following a failed drug test, Vitor Belfort has been approved for a conditional license to return to mixed martial arts. The hearing was aired...Show More Summary

Live NSAC hearing updates: Chael Sonnen, Vitor Belfort verdicts via UFC Fight Pass stream

Today's (Weds., July 23, 2014) live hearing gets underway at 1 p.m. ET. Time to face the music. Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) will stream today's (July 23, 2014) live hearing featuring Nevada State Athletic Commission (NSAC) and...Show More Summary

Dana White targeting Chris Weidman vs. Vitor Belfort middleweight title fight ... in Brazil

Assuming "The Phenom" can get cleared by the Nevada State Athletic Commission (NSAC). Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) President Dana White wants Chris Weidman to defend his middleweight title against division number one contender...Show More Summary

Wanderlei Silva: 'I Did a Test on My Own in Brazil, I'm Totally Clean'

Wanderlei Silva has yet to receive the green light from the Nevada State Athletic Commission, but the former Pride champ says he’s “totally clean and cleared to fight as soon as possible.” A little over a month has passed since Silva bailed on a random drug test administered by the NSAC. Show More Summary

Chael Sonnen Admits Use of HGH, EPO in Response to NSAC Complaint

Chael Sonnen has made his official response to the Nevada State Athletic Commission's complaint regarding his two failed drug tests in June and acknowledges taking all five of the banned substances. Sonnen made the response through his lawyer, Jeff Meyer. Show More Summary

TUF 19 Finale injuries and medical suspensions: Van Buren, Gordon draw six-month sits

Now that the dust has settled and the smoke has cleared, it's time to find out who's worse for the wear following the carnage at TUF 19 Finale this past weekend in Las Vegas, Nevada. Nevada State Athletic Commission (NSAC) has issued...Show More Summary

UFC 175 medical suspensions and injuries: Ronda Rousey, Chris Weidman and more could be out until 2015

Now that the dust has settled and the smoke has cleared, it's time to find out who's worse for the wear following the carnage at UFC 175 this past weekend in Las Vegas, Nevada. Nevada State Athletic Commission (NSAC) today issued its...Show More Summary

NSAC Revises Complaint Against Chael Sonnen After Failing Drug Test for HGH, EPO

The Nevada State Athletic Commission ( NSAC ) is moving forward with its actions against retired UFC fighter Chael Sonnen. According to a report from MMAJunkie.com, the UFC's home governing body is waiting to find out if the former light heavyweight and middleweight contender will appeal its ruling. The NSAC sent Sonnen its complaint on June 27. Show More Summary

Dana White: Chael Sonnen is laying low, doing his thing, and enjoying his money

Who said money can't buy happiness? Don't feel bad for Chael Sonnen. The former Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) middleweight number one contender -- who was drawn and quartered by Nevada State Athletic Commission (NSAC) for a quartet...Show More Summary

UFC 175 Results: Vitor Belfort Not Guaranteed Next Shot at Chris Weidman

Vitor Belfort could miss out once again on a shot at UFC middleweight champ Chris Weidman due to pending issues with the Nevada State Athletic Commission. The Brazilian legend was originally slated to fight Weidman at UFC 173, but he...Show More Summary

UFC issues statement on Chael Sonnen's latest failed drug test for HGH and EPO

An ugly UFC situation continues to get uglier... For those counting, Chael Sonnen had four banned substances in his system when Nevada State Athletic Commission (NSAC) tested him randomly ahead of his ill-fated grudge match against Wanderlei...Show More Summary

UFC 175 Debacle Shows Surprise Testing Is Still Best Weapon in War Against PEDs

Last week’s Nevada State Athletic Commission meeting didn ’t quite turn out to be the star-studded circus we all expected. Unfortunately, even this card was subject to change. At one point, it was thought that Chael Sonnen, Vitor Belfort and Wanderlei Silva might all appear—forced to face the music for a variety of drug-related infractions. Show More Summary

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