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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


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


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


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


Sources: Alexander Shlemenko tests positive for elevated testosterone ratio

Former Bellator middleweight champion Alexander Shlemenko (52-9) has tested positive for an elevated testosterone-to-epitestosterone ratio and will soon be suspended by the California State Athletic Commission. 216 more words


MMAjunkie's 'Knockout of the Month' for February: Shlemenko's spinning, uh, strike

With another action-packed month of MMA in the books, MMAjunkie takes a look at the best knockouts from February. Here are the five nominees, listed in chronological order, and winner of MMAjunkie’s “Knockout of the Month” award for February. 697 more words