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Jon Jones admits to hiding under cage to avoid drug test

Former UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones and current UFC middleweight champion Israel Adesanya have had a longstanding feud, which generally devolves into trash-talking on social media. That was again what happened recently, but interestingly, Jones outed himself, admitting to an infamous story about how he evaded drug testers at…
bubmag
October 9, 2020
Doping Test

Chinese swimmer goes from Olympic podium to river police

SHANGHAI: Jiang Haiqi starred alongside the controversial Sun Yang in winning a historic relay swimming bronze medal for China at the London 2012 Olympics.But now he is doing national duty of a very different kind - as a policeman saving lives on Shanghai's Huangpu River. Jiang has the broad shoulders…
bubmag
September 25, 2020
Doping Test

Alex Davis: Duda Santana suspended by USADA for two years, released by UFC

Duda Santana’s UFC career has come to an end after the Brazilian bantamweight tested positive for a banned substance, her manager Alex Davis confirmed to MMA Fighting on Monday. “Cowboyzinha” tested positive for selective androgen receptor modulator LGD-4033 during an out-of-competition test conducted by the United States Anti-Doping Agency on…
bubmag
September 22, 2020
Doping Test

Ex-head of world athletics Diack sent to jail for corruption

PARIS (Reuters) - Lamine Diack, once one of the most powerful people in athletics, was convicted in France on Wednesday of running a clique that covered up Russian doping in return for bribes worth millions of dollars and sentenced to spend at least two years in jail.The 87-year-old former head…
bubmag
September 16, 2020
Doping Test

IPL: Players’ samples to be tested in Barcelona lab

NEW DELHI: The dope samples of cricketers, collected during the upcoming Indian Premier League (IPL), will be sent to Spain's Barcelona laboratory for testing, informed the National Anti-Doping Agency (Nada), whose first batch of dope control officers (DCOs) will leave for the UAE on September 12. The T20 tournament will…
bubmag
September 12, 2020
Doping Test

House panel approves bill to combat doping in horse racing

WASHINGTON — A key House committee on Wednesday gave bipartisan approval to legislation to create national standards for the horse racing industry to prevent fatalities and discourage illegal medication practices. The Senate's top Republican said he would press to pass the bill before the year is out.The 46-5 vote in…
bubmag
September 10, 2020