Nevada State Athletic Commission (NSAC) today confirmed that 13 of the 22 competitors who were tested for illegal/banned substances after competing at UFC 114: "Rampage vs. Evans" on May 29 have all passed with flying colors.
Main event participants and former light heavyweight champions Rashad Evans and Quinton Jackson, as well as Michael Bisping, Mike Russow, Antonio Rogerio Nogueira, John Hathaway, Dong Hyun Kim, Cyrille Diabate, Aaron Riley, Ryan Jensen, Efrain Escudero, Melvin Guillard and Waylon Lowe were all screened for performance enhancers such as steroids and drugs of abuse like cocaine and marijuana, among others.
Results from these battery of tests all returned negative.
The fighters mentioned above were randomly selected. However, athletic commissions typically test the main event participants and fight night winners, as well as those who have failed drug tests in the past.
UFC 114: "Rampage vs. Evans" featured a main event grudge match between Ultimate Fighter 10 coaches and bitter rivals "Sugar" Rashad Evans and Quinton "Rampage" Jackson.
Evans took home the unanimous decision win.
UFC sophomore Todd Duffee.saw his hype train get derailed despite a dominating performance when heavyweight opponent Mike Russow planted him in the third round with a come-from-behind knockout win.