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McGregor On Mendes’ 2-Year Suspension: “I Wonder Was He On That Stuff When We Fought”

"You can't put steroids on your chin!" Short and simple. UFC Featherweight Champion Conor McGregor spoke with his official website, TheMacLife.com regarding his former opponent, Chad Mendes, being suspended for two years for testing positive for banned substances ahead of his fight with Frankie Edgar at the TUF 22 Finale event. McGregor,...

Chad Mendes Suspended Two Years For Banned Substance, Out Until 2018

Chad Mendes will not be able to return to action until 2018 after accepting a two-year suspension by the USADA. Mendes, according to a release by the USADA, tested positive for the banned substance GHRP-17, which is a growth-hormone releasing peptide. It was found during an out-of-competition sample on May...

Report: Chad Mendes Popped For Growth Hormone In Out-Of-Competition Test

As noted, Chad Mendes was flagged by USADA for a potential Anti-Doping violation, and even later admitted himself that he was guilty of a "big mistake" and would be "paying for it." While all of this was known, what wasn't known was what Mendes, a former multiple time UFC title...

Chad Mendes On USADA Violation: I Made A Big Mistake & I’m Going To Pay For It

Until recently, all the MMA world knew regarding Chad Mendes' USADA issues was that he was flagged for a potential violation of the Anti-Doping Policy. Apparently more will soon be coming to light. On Saturday evening, the former UFC title contender took to social media, breaking his silence regarding the...

UFC Issues Statement Regarding Chad Mendes’ Potential USADA Anti-Doping Violation

As noted, former three-time UFC Featherweight title contender Chad Mendes was flagged by USADA for a potential out-of-competition Anti-Doping Violation. On Saturday evening, UFC.com issued the following official statement regarding the matter: "The UFC organization was notified today that the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency (USADA) has informed Chad Mendes of a potential...

Chad Mendes Flagged By USADA For Potential Anti-Doping Violation, UFC Comments

It looks like another UFC star has some USADA issues to deal with. UFC Featherweight contender and Team Alpha Male standout Chad Mendes has been flagged by USADA for a potential Anti-Doping Policy violation. UFC issued the following statement on Friday evening: "The UFC organization was notified today that the U.S. Anti-Doping...

McGregor vs. Aldo or Edgar for UFC 200?

After being cleared for action by doctors and medical staff for UFC 200, Conor McGregor has set his sights on defending his 145 pound title. The question; however, is who should McGregor face? Aldo has already been calling out McGregor and clearly wants a rematch. Aldo's insults seems to...

Coach: Conor McGregor Running From Frankie Edgar For The Second Time

While many were shocked at how fast Conor McGregor's knockout of Jose Aldo was at UFC 194, Frankie Edgar's coach Mark Henry stated recently that he is more shocked at how fast McGregor appears to be running from his fighter. Henry spoke to Ariel Helwani on Monday's edition of "The...

TUF 22 Finale Salaries Revealed – Frankie Edgar Leads Payroll For Friday’s Show

Following the successful TUF 22 Finale event this past Friday night in Las Vegas, the Nevada Athletic Commission has released the salaries for the fighters who competed on the card. It’s important to note that the following salaries are strictly those reported to the NAC, and do not include the...

Conor McGregor Explains Why 145-Pound Title Shot Isn’t “The Answer” For Frankie Edgar

While there is still confusion regarding whether or not Frankie Edgar will get the next shot at UFC Featherweight Champion Conor McGregor, it didn't stop "The Notorious" one from explaining why fighting for the 145-pound title might not be "The Answer" for Edgar at the moment. "I like Frankie," McGregor...

Edgar Says He Might Not Get Promised Title Shot Against McGregor

While many are happy to spend their Sunday morning digesting Conor McGregor's stunning 13-second knockout of Jose Aldo to become the undisputed 145-pound champion of the UFC, there is one man who is more interested in what's next. His name is Frankie Edgar, and he wants "The Answer." Edgar, who...

The Ultimate Fighter 22 Finale Results – Frankie Edgar TKOs Chad Mendes In First Round

The Ultimate Fighter 22 Finale, the second of three sold out events in a row in Las Vegas, took place on Friday, December 11, 2015 at The Chelsea At The Cosmopolitan featuring a die-hard MMA fans dream match between Frankie Edgar and Chad Mendes, with the winner likely receiving...

Video: The Ultimate Fighter 22 Finale Weigh-In Results

https://youtu.be/LXUt50IO2Og UFC held the official weigh-ins for their second of three sold out events in Las Vegas this weekend, The Ultimate Fighter 22 Finale, on Thursday. The event features top-ranked UFC Featherweight contenders Frankie Edgar and Chad Mendes battling to determine the next potential 145-pound title contender in the main event....

Conor McGregor: “Chad Mendes Hits Like A Bi*ch”

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZkJJi5zIdaM During Friday's UFC 194 media call, Conor McGregor took a shot at his former opponent Chad Mendes. McGregor defeated Mendes for the interim UFC featherweight championship at UFC 189. Here's what he had to say: “I tell you what, I look at that fight ringside and thought to myself, wow, this...

Chad Mendes on McGregor Loss: “I’m Tired Of Talking About All This Pre-Fight Injury Sh-t”

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZzV9Vn4Ps_A Chad Mendes was recently interviewed by MMAjunkie to promote his fight against Frankie Edgar at the finale of The Ultimate Fighter 22. During the interview, Mendes expressed that he's tired of talking about asked about going into his UFC 189 fight against Conor McGregor with an injury. “Honestly, I’m tired...