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California State Athletic Commission won’t pursue Alexander Shlemenko for Russia fight

Former Bellator middleweight champion Alexander Shlemenko is scheduled to fight in Russia despite a three-year suspension for alleged steroid use.

But the California State Athletic Commission, which issued the suspension and is defending it in court against Shlemenko, won’t take any additional administrative action against the fighter. 393 more words

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Bellator's Alexander Shlemenko sues CSAC over PED-related suspension and fine

Alexander Shlemenko has filed a lawsuit against the California State Athletic Commission following his three-year suspension and $10,000 fine for a failed post-fight drug test after his Bellator 133 knockout of Melvin Manhoef. 340 more words

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Headline Hunting: Should Jose Aldo suck it up and fight at UFC 189?

UFC 189 had more promotional push behind it than just about any pay-per-view in recent memory, and it all may come crumbling down.

UFC featherweight champion Jose Aldo (25-1 MMA, 7-0 UFC) has a rib injury and is… 112 more words

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Alexander Shlemenko suspended three years, fined $10,000, KO of Manhoef overturned

In a 7-0 vote, the California State Athletic Commission today suspended ex-Bellator middleweight champ Alexander Shlemenko for three years, fined him $10,000, and overturned his knockout win over Melvin Manhoef at Bellator 133. 379 more words

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After failed drug test, ex-Bellator champ Alexander Shlemenko looks to 'clear name'

When it comes to a recent failed drug test, former Bellator MMA champion Alexander Shlemenko isn’t going down without a fight.

This past month the California State Athletic Commission announced Shlemenko failed a Bellator 133 drug test but declined to reveal what was found in the fighter’s system, citing state privacy laws. 310 more words

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CSAC confirms positive test for Bellator's Alexander Shlemenko, cites multiple violations

The California State Athletic Commission today confirmed that ex-Bellator MMA middleweight champion Alexander Shlemenko failed a pre-fight test stemming from his appearance this past month at Bellator 133. 179 more words

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