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A statement from the Voluntary Anti-Doping Association

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07
Sep

A statement from the Voluntary Anti-Doping Association

Since the Voluntary Anti-Doping Association (VADA) began its program in 2011, our mission has been steadfast – to remain independent...

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11
May

Commentary: The one-eyed fighter…. redux

Several years ago, I penned an article on stopping a bout when a fighter develops a closed/swollen eye for The...

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15
Dec

Wladimir Klitschko, Floyd Mayweather, Andre Ward and Laila Ali top 2021 Hall of Fame class 

On Tuesday, the International Boxing Hall of Fame and Museum announced the members of the Class of 2021. Living inductees...

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25
Aug

The Boxing Esq. Podcast, Ep.56: Dr. Margaret Goodman and Scott Shaffer

The Boxing Esq. Podcast · Boxing Esq. Podcast #56 - Dr. Margaret Goodman and Scott Shaffer The Ring is proud to...

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12
May

Commentary: Coronavirus, Combat Sports Policy and the UFC

As founder, president and board chairman of the Voluntary Anti-Doping Association, the preeminent drug testing organization in professional boxing, Dr....

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09
Oct

Q&A: Looking for a good, clean fight with Dr. Flip Homansky

Dr. Edwin “Flip” Homansky has exemplified what it is to serve his community during a career spanning three decades as...

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28
Nov

WBC distributes urgent reminder regarding PED testing, disclose whereabouts or face penalty

Sanctioning organization confirms that fighters who miss tests via the WBC Clean Boxing Program will be fined.

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23
Apr

The Canelo Clenbuterol Controversy

Award-winning journalist and author Thomas Hauser presents seven takeaways from the Canelo Alvarez clenbuterol controversy.

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24
Jan

Wilder-Ortiz and the PED Shadow

The WBC has collected hefty fines from Luis Ortiz and Alexander Povetkin, who failed VADA testing prior to WBC heavyweight title bouts in 2016 and 2017. However, to date, none of that money has funneled back to VADA and the “Clean Boxing Program.”

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13
Feb

Dougie’s Monday mailbag

Today’s topics: The ability of Robert Easter Jr., Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. and Anthony Joshua; the IBO, WBC/VADA partnership, and the cautionary tales of Fernando Vargas and Jeff Lacy.

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