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After Porto Alegre, Anderson Silva Loses Ranking Prestige

Photo by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC While Anderson Silva stands behind his innocence and awaits his judgment at the hand of the Nevada State Athletic Commission, the Ultimate Figthing Championship revealed on Tuesday its rearranged rankings. Show More Summary

Anderson Silva: I Do Not Know What to Apologize for

It's been about two weeks since the greatest fighter in the history of combat sports tested positive for performance-enhancing drugs. It's been about two days since the Nevada State Athletic Commission penalized him for his actions.Show More Summary

Even God Cheats: How Anderson Silva Shocked Us By Doing The Expected

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The Nevada State Athletic Commission is a bumbling, soulless government agency, and so a strange agent for the delivery of the message that our gods have forsaken us. They never have been particularly diligent messengers in any event,...Show More Summary

This Nevada State Athletic Commission Hearing Was Insane

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OnTuesday,theNevadaAthleticCommission heldameetingtodiscuss,amongotherthings,therecentfaileddrugtestsofNickDiazandAndersonSilva,theheadlinersofUFC183.TheentireeventwasstreamedonUFC’sFightPass,andherearesomeofthehighlights.BoxerLaylaMcCarter,havingturned35yearsold,mustgobeforethefullcommissionbeforebeinglicensedtofightagain.

The World Of MMA Reacts To Anderson Silva’s Second Failed Drug Test

On Tuesday, the Nevada State Athletic Commission confirmed that Anderson Silva failed a second drug test following his UFC 183 win over Nick Diaz. Originally, the Brazilian tested positive for Drostolanone and Androstane, performance-enhancing drugs, during a January 9 out-of-competition drug test. Show More Summary

NSAC suspends Anderson Silva, Nick Diaz, and Hector Lombard pending disciplinary hearing

Nevada State Athletic Commission (NSAC) suspended Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) stars Anderson Silva, Nick Diaz, and Hector Lombard at the conclusion of its monthly meeting, which took place earlier today (Tues., Feb. 17, 2015)...Show More Summary

Live NSAC updates: Anderson Silva, Nick Diaz, Hector Lombard drug test suspensions via UFC Fight Pass stream

Time to face the music. Well, sort of. Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) will stream today's (Tues., Feb. 17, 2015) Nevada State Athletic Commission (NSAC) live meeting, which is expected to hold Anderson Silva, Nick Diaz, and Hector...Show More Summary

PDF: Full agenda for NSAC meeting on Feb. 17 featuring UFC stars Anderson Silva, Nick Diaz, and Hector Lombard

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) will be well represented -- though not in a good way -- at the Nevada State Athletic Commission (NSAC) meeting on Feb. 17, 2015, which kicks off at 1 p.m. ET from inside Grant Sawyer State OfficeShow More Summary

Anderson Silva Out, Big Nog In As TUF Brazil 4 Coach

("Okay, everyone get on the mat and give me 20 post-mortem leg lifts NOW.")  Because we all knew that the UFC would never do it, the Nevada State Athletic Commission recently stepped up and made the decision to remove Anderson Silva as a TUF Brazil 4 coach in the wake of his UFC 183 drug test failure. Show More Summary

Anderson Silva passes second out-of-competition drug test for UFC 183, makes NSAC 'happy'

What a difference a few weeks makes. Former UFC middleweight champion Anderson Silva passed his second out-of-competition drug test, administered by Nevada State Athletic Commission (NSAC) on Jan. 19, 2015, roughly two weeks before his...Show More Summary

UFC denies withholding Anderson Silva payout following failed drug test

Former Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) middleweight champion Anderson Silva collected his fight purse from Nevada State Athletic Commission following his five-round unanimous decision win no contest over Nick Diaz back on Jan. 31,...Show More Summary

No Contest: Anderson Silva's victory over Nick Diaz at UFC 183 overturned by Nevada State Athletic Commission

You likely saw this coming... Cesar Gracie got what he wanted. Just like that, Anderson Silva's 18th career Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) victory has been overturned to a "No Contest" by the Nevada State Athletic Commission (NSAC)...Show More Summary

Nevada commission head calls Anderson Silva cover-up talk 'ludicrous'

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Anderson Silva collected a guaranteed $800,000 for his Saturday night victory at UFC 183. The Ultimate Fighting Championship deposited $4.5 million in the bank from its live gate. And three days later, the Nevada State Athletic Commission announced Silva tested positive for two steroids.

News stream updates: Anderson Silva's failed drug test for steroids (PEDs), Nick Diaz's marijuana bust following UFC 183

Anderson Silva failed an out-of-competition pre-fight drug test administered by Nevada State Athletic Commission (NSAC) nearly one month before his victory over Nick Diaz at UFC 183. Updates on Silva's positive test for anabolic steroids...Show More Summary

MMA fighters react on Twitter to Anderson Silva's failed UFC 183 pre-fight drug test

And the circus continues... Anderson Silva may not have wanted to tarnish his legacy, but after the Nevada State Athletic Commission (NSAC) revealed "The Spider" had tested positive for two banned substances in an out-of-competition test conducted on Jan. Show More Summary

UFC's Anderson Silva, Nick Diaz fail drug tests

3 weeks agoSports / Baseball : Dodgers Now

Anderson Silva’s comeback victory over Nick Diaz on Saturday night has been transformed from an uplifting moment to an ultimate downer for the Ultimate Fighting Championship as the Nevada State Athletic Commission reported Tuesday that Silva submitted a positive test for two anabolic...

UFC Legend Anderson Silva Tests Positive for Steroids

Pretty devastating news for MMA fans, today. Anderson Silva, the man widely considered the greatest MMA fighter of all time, has tested positive for two types of anabolic steroids. The Nevada State Athletic Commission administered a random out-of-competition drug test on January 9. The 39-year-old Silva tested positive for drostanolone and androstane. The news comes […]

UFC issues statement on Nick Diaz failed drug test, will respect NSAC decision at disciplinary hearing on Feb. 17

Nick Diaz is no stranger to Nevada State Athletic Commission (NSAC) disciplinary hearings. In fact, he and his attorney, Jonathan Tweedale, presented such a strong argument about marijuana use back in 2012 that NSAC eventually raised...Show More Summary

Report: Anderson Silva would not have been allowed to fight Nick Diaz at UFC 183 if NSAC received drug test results sooner

I guess this could have been worse? Nevada State Athletic Commission (NSAC) tested Anderson Silva for banned substances on Jan. 9, 2015, which was more than three weeks out from his UFC 183 main event match against Nick Diaz on Jan.Show More Summary

UFC 183 medical suspensions and injuries: Tyron Woodley, Tim Boetsch face 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 UFC 183 this past weekend in "Sin City." Nevada State Athletic Commission (NSAC) today issued its list of...Show More Summary

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