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CSAC Recommends Paulo Costa Change Weight Class Or Get Clearance

Paulo Costa picked up the biggest win of his career in a "Fight of the Night"-winning brawl with Yoel Romero at Aug. 17's UFC 241 from Anaheim, California. The bout was arguably the best middleweight contest of the year thus far. However, it didn't come without a price for Costa....

CSAC Director Andy Foster Reveals Why Jon Jones Wasn’t Suspended For VADA Test

Jon Jones has had numerous run-ins with drug testing issues in recent years. The UFC light heavyweight champion recently regained the 205-pound strap. He defeated Alexander Gustafsson at UFC 232 in December. The third-round stoppage win earned him the vacant title. Now, Jones is back and ready to defend...

Scott Coker Was ‘Very’ Disappointed How California Commission Handled Jon Jones Situation

Bellator president Scott Coker may not have a vested interest in Jon Jones but he definitely has a stake in the rules and regulations enforced by the California State Athletic Commission. Coker, who promoted fights around San Jose for several years with both K-1 and Strikeforce, returns to California this...

CSAC’s Andy Foster Criticizes USADA For Handling Of Jon Jones’ Case

The California State Athletic Commission (CSAC) Executive Director Andy Foster doesn't agree with the way the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency (USADA) has handled the Jon Jones case. Jones was popped for turinabol in an in-competition UFC 214 drug test. It was Jones' second failed drug test for performance enhancing drugs under...

Jon Jones Re-Licensed by California Commission, Asked to Undergo Additional Drug Testing

Former UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones has cleared the last hurdle ahead of his return after getting back his license in the state of California following a positive drug test in 2017. Jones had previously had his license revoked by the state after USADA (United States Anti-Doping Agency) revealed...

CSAC Director Gives Take On Liddell vs. Ortiz III

Chuck Liddell vs. Tito Ortiz III is happening. The bout is being put on by Oscar De La Hoya and Golden Boy Promotions. The Forum in Inglewood, California plays host to the card this November. Mixed martial arts (MMA) fans are astonished that the fight is being allowed to happen in...

Chuck Liddell Must Pass “Advanced Medicals” to be Cleared in California

It looks like Chuck Liddell may not have an issue being cleared in his home state. Liddell has made it clear that he is returning to active mixed martial arts competition. "The Iceman" recently revealed he's in talks with Oscar De La Hoya to fight Tito Ortiz under Golden Boy...

CSAC Executive Director: Jon Jones is Extremely Careless or a Cheater

All eyes are on Jon Jones for the wrong reason yet again. Last month, Jones took on Daniel Cormier for the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) light heavyweight title. "Bones" earned a third-round headkick to recapture the gold. He was then popped for a failed UFC 214 drug test. MMAJunkie.com reached out...

Jon Fitch Fails Pre-Fight Drug Test For WSOF 16 Bout With Rousimar Palhares

The former UFC title contender will receive a $2,500 fine and a nine-month suspension.