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USADA: Whereabouts app for UFC fighters working fine, and internationally

The U.S. Anti-Doping Agency says its website is working fine and is reaching out to UFC fighters who say otherwise. Filed under: News, UFC

With deadline looming, UFC fighters complain of faulty USADA whereabouts app

With a looming deadline apparently around the corner, two UFC fighters have complained about a mandatory whereabouts website maintained by the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency.Filed under: News, UFC

USADA delivers rebuttal at writer who detailed Mayweather's IV use

2 weeks agoHealth : Booster Shots

After bringing down seven-time Tour de France winner Lance Armstrong by exposing his years-long doping scheme, the reputation of the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency was riding high.

Ex-Bellator champ Joe Warren on Nick Diaz: 'You break a law, you've got to deal with it'

Ex-Bellator bantamweight champ Joe Warren knows well the consequences that come with marijuana use. A second suspension for marijuana by the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency cost him a spot on the 2008 Olympic wrestling team.Filed under: Bellator, News, UFC

Floyd Mayweather, USADA deny any improprieties in IV injections before Manny Pacquiao fight

3 weeks agoSports : The Early Lead

A day after a lengthy report by SB Nation leveled several charges of unethical behavior by the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency, most notably in its handling of intravenous injections taken by Floyd Mayweather the day before his May fight with Manny Pacquiao, both the organization and the undefeated welterweight denied any improprieties. [Floyd Mayweather violated anti-doping […]

Report Questions Floyd Mayweather’s IV Use Before Manny Pacquiao Fight

The amount of liquids Mayweather received is in violation of World Anti-Doping Agency standards.

Flloyd Mayweather denies allegations of doping violation before Pacquiao fight

• Mayweather accused of receiving IV that was banned under Wada rules• United States Anti-Doping Agency stands by undefeated boxer The build-up to Saturday’s welterweight fight between Floyd Mayweather Jr and Andre Berto has been rocked by claims of a doping violation four months ago, an allegation flatly denied by Mayweather on Thursday. Show More Summary

Report Shows Mayweather Received Banned IV Before Pacquiao Bout

Image via Flickr user Bryan Horowitz Yesterday, esteemed boxing journalist Thomas Hauser released a thorough investigation on the United States Anti-Doping Agency (USADA) and boxing’s anti-doping policy. The piece centers on Floyd Mayweather and the questionable use of an intravenous vitamin injection before his bout against Manny Pacquiao. Show More Summary

Floyd Mayweather Denies Taking Banned Substances Before Manny Pacquiao Fight

Hours after the United States Anti-Doping Agency released a statement denying Floyd Mayweather Jr. took an illegal IV prior to his May bout with Manny Pacquiao, the pound-for-pound king fired back at the SB Nation report that called his clean performance-enhancing drug record into question. Show More Summary

Anti-doping agency, Nevada commission at odds over Floyd Mayweather's prefight IV

Floyd Mayweather Jr.'s use of an IV treatment to deal with dehydration before his fight against Manny Pacquiao should not have been by permitted by the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency, the head of the Nevada State Athletic Commission said Thursday.

Report: Floyd Mayweather Caught Using Banned IV Day Before Pacquiao Fight

According to a bombshell report by SB Nation’s Thomas Hauser, the United State Anti-Doping Agency learned that Floyd Mayweather had used a banned IV the day before his historic fight against Manny Pacquiao. The USADA had been contracted to oversee drug testing for the big fight. On Friday, May 1, just hours after Mayweather and […]

Report: Floyd Mayweather used an banned IV one day before Manny Pacquiao fight

The day before his highly-anticipated bout against Manny Pacquiao, agents for the United States Anti-Doping Agency (USADA) conducted a surprise drug test on Floyd Mayweather Jr. and found evidence of an illegal IV being used on the boxer, according to Thomas Hauser of SBNation. Show More Summary

UFC's Jeff Novitzky: Champ Jose Aldo apologized for IV-ban comments

Reaction to the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency’s (USADA) upcoming IV ban in the UFC has ranged from concern to, in the case of featherweight champ Jose Aldo, outright defiance. Filed under: News, UFC

Pro gamers can’t smoke weed during Electronic Sports League tournaments anymore

Not long ago, the Electronic Sports League (ESL) announced it would start drug testing its players. In a Reddit post, it has further outlined what is and isn’t allowed. The ESL will strictly follow the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) banned substance list for events. Show More Summary

Electronic Sports League bans the same drugs as the Olympics

Sorry, everybody, but you can't get high and play Counter-Strike anymore, at least not in the Electronic Sports League. The fledgling pro gaming league announced on Reddit Wednesday that it is adopting the World Anti-Doping Agency's list of banned substances for its players. Show More Summary

Wada to begin 'urgent' investigation

The World Anti-Doping Agency is to begin an "urgent" investigation into allegations of widespread doping in athletics.

Anti-doping authorities say leaked tests did not come from them

The World Anti-Doping Agency said Wednesday that its database was not the source for a media report alleging widespread doping among track-and-field athletes.

New doping claims 'very alarming'

The World Anti-Doping Agency is "very alarmed" after fresh allegations of suspected doping emerge in a leak of test data.

Professional Videogaming Has Doping Scandals, Too

A German eSports league announced that it is working with anti-doping agencies to create a drug testing policy for its professional gamers. The post Professional Videogaming Has Doping Scandals, Too appeared first on WIRED.

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