United States AntiDoping

By The Numbers: Jon Jones

Jon Jones may have engaged in less-than-savory activities outside the cage, but his place as one of the greatest mixed martial artists of all-time remains secure. The former two-time Ultimate Fighting Championship light heavyweight titleholder…


By the Numbers: Junior dos Santos

After getting his name cleared and receiving the go signal from the United States Anti-Doping Agency to fight again, Junior dos Santos finds himself back inside the Top 10. At UFC Fight Night 133, he…


Inside the UFC Performance Institute

There are well-documented pros and cons to being a contracted Ultimate Fighting Championship fighter, from the monetary gains and fame that come with a spot on the promotion's roster to sponsorship limitations and strict United…


A Crisis of Weight Cutting

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Lyoto Machida: 5 Defining Moments

When paired with advancing again and deteriorating performance, an 18-month United States Anti-Doping Agency suspension seemed like a legitimate threat to end the outstanding career of Lyoto Machida. At the very least, it made him…





Opinion: UFC Fright Night and Other Spooky MMA Musings

Sherdog columnist Eric Stinton tackles everything from Tim Kennedy’s run-in with the United States Anti-Doping Agency to Fabricio Werdum’s being muzzled by the Ultimate Fighting Championship. Read the full article on Sherdog Articles