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Ali Bagautinov banned from International Sambo Federation after failed drug test

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  1. juddy96 Purple Belt

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    Now this... could be a problem.

    From the article:

    http://www.bloodyelbow.com/2014/5/2...rnational-sambo-federation-drug-bust-mma-news
     
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  2. SeagalSlap Orange Belt

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    Actually very interested to see the UFC's reaction
     
  3. DezWalker MMA Stats geek

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    I guess this is the question Dana sluffed off answering at the scrum.

    Don't think that will affect him unless he tries to fight wherever he took that test.
     
  4. JustinvR Brown Belt

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    So did this recently happen or did this happen in 2012?
     
  5. Skydome Banned Banned

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    You should add this quote to the OP.
     
  6. wellsdj1 Red Belt

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    UFC's reaction will be to ignore it until they can't because of the media.
     
  7. iNoScopedJFK TUF Noob

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    It looks like that ban was in 2012 so it was some time ago. Also pulled this from the article

    I doubt this will have any effect on his upcoming fight with Johnson.
     
  8. Lustercross Brown Belt

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    So i read the article and it doesn't seem to be a steroid? Also dana is saying that it's not a big deal so the fight is still on.
     
  9. iThrillhouse Silver Belt

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    FFS if Ali/MM gets dropped I'll be choked
     
  10. JudoThrowFiasco Charming Quark Platinum Member

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    at first thought i was thinking "a 125 lbs dude busted for roids?"


    i dont see how this will affect 174 if the incident occurred in 2012
     
  11. BionicCommando Silver Belt

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    I doubt it has any sort of impact on UFC 174.
     
  12. Skydome Banned Banned

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    Yeah if it does they have options, probably just pick Dodson off the fight night card and make the rematch.
     
  13. Fahrenheit1221 Gold Belt

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    The funny thing is I bet you the UFC had no idea about this.
     
  14. DezWalker MMA Stats geek

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    No, Dana's aware and more or less said it was no big deal at the media scrum today.
     
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    Uh oh you've joined the hall of shame I see.
     
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    A hockey player got caught in the olympics for using nasal spray with a banned substance. He's banned from international play but not the NHL, since it's for some reason legal there.
     
  17. Shammon Brown Belt

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    It almost seems like athletes can't even medicate themselves these days. What the hell is a nasal spray going to do?
     
  18. Lucifer Alpha The Catastrophe Banned

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    Unless Ali blinds DJ with the nasal spray.

    [​IMG]

    DJ still wins.
     
  19. GrindingANARCHY Banned Banned

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    He will still fight MM. The UFC will be testing him though.
     
  20. Steve08 American Fedor Belt

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    Me too.

    I'm sure Ravden would be as well, along with a grand total of about six other posters on this website lol.
     

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