Dougie’s Monday mailbag

14
Sep

Dougie’s Monday mailbag

Fans share thoughts on Floyd Mayweather’s retirement and who might fill the void at welterweight, PED-testing, Martinez-Salido II, ATG swan songs, the Bradley-Atlas union and more in this week’s Monday mailbag.

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23
Aug

WBC, VADA to start testing program beginning with Matthysse-Postol

The WBC has begun a drug awareness and testing program with VADA beginning with the Lucas Matthysse-Viktor Postol title fight on Oct. 3.

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24
Apr

Ruslan Provodnikov-Chris Algieri to be randomly drug tested by VADA

In advance of their June 14 clash, WBO junior welterweight titlist Ruslan Provodnikov and undefeated Chris Algieri will undergo random drug testing, courtesy of VADA.

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03
Apr

Drug-tested Marcos Maidana ‘ahead of schedule’ for Floyd Mayweather Jr.

Strength and conditioning guru Alex Ariza characterized Marcos Maidana’s first round of random drug testing with the United States Anti-Doping Agency (USADA) as being “discrete, organized, and professional” on Wednesday.

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14
Feb

NSAC to randomly drug test Tim Bradley, Manny Pacquiao

Tim Bradley and Manny Pacquiao will undergo random drug testing under the auspices of the Nevada State Athletic Commission in advance of their fight on April 12 at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas.

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01
Jan

Ring Ratings Update: Brandon Rios dropped from 140-pound rankings

Last week was a slow one for worldwide boxing action, but there was one major development in THE RING’s division ratings. Due to testing positive for a banned substance following his unanimous decision loss to Manny Pacquiao, Brandon Rios has been dropped from the junior welterweight rankings.

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