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Responding to Dana's 10 fighter testing challenge

Yesterday at a dramatic media luncheon, the UFC president challenged reporters to name 10 fighters they think should be immediately drug tested. Brent responds.

Rogan rips the 10 point must system

The UFC's commentator tore into the way MMA fights are scored and the commissions who oversee the sport on a recent Fox Sports podcast.

Gifathon: When refs fail to protect the fighters

Zombie Prophet has compiled a gif fest featuring fights where the referee failed to protect the fighters.

UFC's Dana White Says Random Testing Is 'Impossible'

UFC president Dana White rejects the notion that the promotion should conduct random drug testing of athletes.

What would the government make of Nate Marquardt's TRT excuse?

Yesterday, we at Cageside Seats had stories on testosterone replacement therapy and concussions, so a story that combines the two subjects today is quite fitting. The link between the two topics is that there has been some research published which suggests that traumatic brain injuries can lead to hypogonadism. Nate Marquardt has latched on to this research and has used it as an explanation for his testosterone deficiency.

Don't shoot the pro wrestling messenger Lance Storm, MMA fans!

Don't shoot the pro wrestling messenger Lance Storm, MMA fans! Former ECW, WCW and WWE wrestler Lance Storm has ruffled the feathers of a few MMA fans with his latest website commentary entitled Tapping Out explaining his recent decision to quit being a fan of UFC and MMA in general.

Will the Texas commission sanction Chael Sonnen's TRT at UFC 136?

Will the Texas commission sanction Chael Sonnen's TRT at UFC 136? Given the Texas State Athletic Commission's lax attitude to steroid testing, one would believe that they'll have an equally lax attitude to giving out therapeutic use exemptions for TRT.

Did Nate Marquardt catch testosterone deficiency from Chael Sonnen?

Did Nate Marquardt catch testosterone deficiency from Chael Sonnen? If Marquardt had somehow caught wind of Sonnen's TRT, then that may have prompted his decision to get on testosterone too in August 2010, the same month as Sonnen should have won the UFC Middleweight Championship.

Ontario commission reply Re: UFC 129 raises more questions than answers

Inqueries to the Ontario Athletics Commission about why Georges St. Pierre's fight with Jake Shields at UFC 129 wasn't stopped when GSP screamed that he couldn't see proved to be frustrating, but somewhat revealing.

UFC 127 Drug Test Results: UFC Tests Six Fighters Themselves, Finds Nothing

The UFC tested B.J. Penn, Jon Fitch and four other randomly selected fighters for drugs at UFC 127. All were cleared by the tests.

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