Henderson, Sonnen granted licenses in Nevada

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  1. MarkDeisel Banned Banned

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    Whelp both are cleared to fight for their next bouts in Vegas.

    "Earlier this year the Nevada State Athletic Commission announced it's ban of testosterone replacement therapy. This meaning anyone previously approved who have to past certain tests to be licensed by the state. Lucky for UFC fans, two of those fighters have and are now licensed by the NSAC:"

    Anyone know what these certain tests are former tue users have to pass?

    http://www.mixedmartialarts.com/news/443919/Henderson-Sonnen-granted-licenses-in-Nevada/
     
  2. PRIDEWASBETTER Whatever it takes Staff Member Senior Moderator

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    I would assume a standard T test.
     
  3. Gigaton Punch Gold Belt

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    Is there any doubt now that Vitor failed that random test?

    He's the only guy having trouble getting licensed.
     
  4. JOdrummerSH Polyrhythmic Preposter

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    Not in my mind
     
  5. Truebeliever Brown Belt

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    This is poorly written. A lot of people are going to assume this means they were licensed for TRT use which is not true. Those people are morons, but none the less this is poorly worded.
     
  6. pclanadmin2 SFA3 Belt

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    pretty poorly worded. anyway, very interesting. can't wait to read up on this some more as things get closer to their next fights.
     
  7. rac2 Black Belt

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    what the fuck? they're allowed to use TRT even though it's banned? or did they pass a low-T test? anyone care to explain?
     
  8. Archon Green Belt

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    Licence to fight with or without it?
     
  9. PRIDEWASBETTER Whatever it takes Staff Member Senior Moderator

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    Without it.
     
  10. HCS Green Belt

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    Lololololol. Go read Truebeliever's post right above yours.
     
  11. wlu29 Banned Banned

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    Vitor via vengeance
     
  12. Sturm 151 Belt Platinum Member

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    At first I thought trt too. LOL
     
  13. Air Lats Gentlemen, this is democracy manifest!

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    There is nothing wrong with how it's written. It is so clearly stated I actually can't believe you guys are struggling with it. Two FORMER TRT TUE guys are cleared to compete WITHOUT TRT. They passed their drug tests. That's it.
     
  14. UJustGotChaeld Steel Belt

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    It's crystal clear what is being said. This country's education is so bad, reading comprehension skills nonexistant.

    They can fight, without TRT. They probably took a T:E test (not T level test) to prove they are not taking TRT.

    And yes, it's crystal clear Vitor failed his test and was abusing steroids on top of his TRT.
     
  15. sportkillergreg Brown Belt

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    so Chael can use TRT again, awesome! Looking forward to him destroying Wanderlei.
     
  16. CarloSpcyWeiner Desert Eagle, .50 Platinum Member

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    Dammit Vitor....
     
  17. jwikked Blue Belt

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    Did you even read the article? Or did you just read the headline of the forum post?
     
  18. sportkillergreg Brown Belt

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    yes to both questions
     
  19. UJustGotChaeld Steel Belt

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    Then how do you not understand Chael is not on TRT?
     
  20. Angle Shooter Purple Belt

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    :icon_lol:
    People are just assuming they were granted licenses to use TRT? Unreal.
    Put your brains into gear and realize it is banned but the fighters still need a license to fight.
     

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