TUF 18 Finale drug test results come back clean for 'Maynard vs. Diaz' on Nov. 30 in Las Vegas

Esther Lin for MMA Fighting

Nevada State Athletic Commission (NSAC) tested 20 Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) fighters who were included on The Ultimate Fighter (TUF) 18 Finale fight card, which took place at Mandalay Bay Events Center in Las Vegas on Nov. 30, 2013. The results of those tests are now official.

The Ultimate Fighter (TUF) 18 Finale drug test results are in from the Nevada State Athletic Commission (NSAC), which today confirmed that all 20 fighters tested for illegal/banned substances after competing at the "Maynard vs. Diaz" mixed martial arts (MMA) event on Nov. 30, 2013 in Las Vegas have all passed with flying colors.

Each combatant was 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.

TUF 18 Finale featured a main event of Nate Diaz ending his trilogy with Gray Maynard by knocking "The Bully" out in the very first round. The co-headlining attractions saw the crowning of two new Ultimate Fighters, as Chris Holdsworth won the men's glass trophy by submitting David Grant while Julianna Pena stopped Jessica Rakoczy on the women's side.

The other two main card bouts saw Jessamyn Duke score a unanimous decision win over Peggy Morgan and Raquel Pennington get 'er done in her decision victory over Roxanne Modafferi.

To relive all the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) action from late last month be sure to check out our complete TUF 18 Finale results story stream right here.

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