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Wanderlei Silva's Camp Files Reply in Support of Motion to Dismiss Case

Veteran mixed martial arts fighter Wanderlei Silva has filed a reply in support of motion to dismiss for lack of jurisdiction in the case brought against him by the Nevada State Athletic Commission. The motion was filed on Tuesday by...Show More Summary

Nevada Attorney General goes after Wanderlei Silva, wants NSAC to deny Brazilian's motion for drug test dismissal

He's not out of the woods just yet. Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) middleweight/light heavyweight attraction Wanderlei Silva no-showed the Nevada State Athletic Commission (NSAC) hearing (for this) earlier this month in Las Vegas,...Show More Summary

Wanderlei Silva's lawyer says NSAC has 'no jurisdiction' to punish 'Axe Murderer' for fleeing drug test

This Ross Goodman character seems to know his stuff. Is the Nevada State Athletic Commission (NSAC) trying to, once again, go out of its jurisdiction in an attempt to punish another high-profile mixed martial arts (MMA) fighter? According to Dr. Show More Summary

NSAC suspends Robert Drysdale and Kevin Casey following failed drug tests at UFC 175 and TUF 19 Finale

Both fighters will have to return to "Sin City" at the next commission gathering to receive their punishments. Nevada State Athletic Commission (NSAC) today (Aug. 21, 2014) issued temporary suspensions to mixed martial arts (MMA) fighters...Show More Summary

Wanderlei Silva disciplinary hearing with Nevada State Athletic Commission (NSAC) postponed until further notice

"The Axe Murderer," as we learned back in June, is good at playing keep-away with the commission. Looks like he's given them the slip once again. Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) middleweight (and part time light heavyweight) Wanderlei Silva was not present at today's (Aug. Show More Summary

Jon Jones and Daniel Cormier Won’t Be Punished for Press Conference Brawl Any Time Soon

(Such a shame. Did our #JusticeForSholler hashtag accomplish nothing?) In today's installment of "the Nevada State Athletic Commission is a total clown show," NSAC officials have confirmed that last Monday's press conference brawl between...Show More Summary

Chael Sonnen headed for Metamoris 4, while lawyer seeks clarification from NSAC

Chael Sonnen has made up his Metamoris mind, switching into full gangster mode. Nevada State Athletic Commission (NSAC) wants to block Chael Sonnen from competing at Metamoris 4 this Saturday (Aug. 9, 2014) in Los Angeles, Calif., against...Show More Summary

Chael Sonnen Camp Waiting on Any Response from Nevada Commission

LAS VEGAS—A lawyer for Chael Sonnen has twice responded to an official letter from the Nevada State Athletic Commission that attempted to prevent Sonnen from competing on Saturday's Metamoris event in Los Angeles. As of Wednesday morning,...Show More Summary

NSAC files complaint against Wanderlei Silva for dodging drug test; seeks damages and possible suspension

The commission is taking a short break from its pursuit of Chael Sonnen (because of this) to cross off the last outstanding item from the UFC 175 drug test fiasco. And then there was one. Now that Nevada State Athletic Commission (NSAC)...Show More Summary

NSAC Attemps to Block Chael Sonnen From Competing at Metamoris 4, Threatens Him With Massive Fines

(Life was so much simpler then.) Last month, the Nevada State Athletic Commission smacked Chael Sonnen with a two-year suspension after he tested positive for a pharmacy's worth of unapproved substances, following two separate random drug tests back in May. Show More Summary

Robert Drysdale and Kevin Casey Fail Drug Tests Following UFC Wins

Less than a month after scoring their first UFC wins, grappling aces Robert Drysdale and Kevin Casey each failed drug tests administered by the Nevada State Athletic Commission. Drysdale improved to 7-0 when he won via first-round submission over Keith Berish at The Ultimate Fighter 19 Finale on July 6. Show More Summary

Video: Chael Sonnen should be 'pissed' that NSAC suspended him, but rewarded Vitor Belfort with a title fight

Something Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) middleweight Michael Bisping finds "laughable" after both fighters were popped by Nevada State Athletic Commission (NSAC) earlier this year and forced to withdraw from their respective fights. Show More Summary

Wanderlei Silva Still Eyeing Chael Sonnen Fight, Even in Metamoris If Necessary

Former Pride champion Wanderlei Silva had his grudge match with Chael Sonnen scheduled for earlier this month postponed after "The Axe Murderer" ran into some trouble with the Nevada State Athletic Commission, but he still thinks the...Show More Summary

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

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