All 12 fighters tested for steroids following UFC
139 had their drug screens come back negative, Sherdog.com
confirmed with a California State Athletic Commission official on
UFC 139 took place Nov. 19 from the HP Pavilion in San Jose, Calif.
The event was headlined by a potential “Fight of the Year” nominee
between light heavyweights Dan
Henderson and Mauricio
Rua. When the dust settled after the five-round roller coaster,
it was Henderson who emerged victorious via unanimous decision.
Roughly two weeks ago, the CSAC announced that all 24 fighters
taking part in UFC 139 tested negative for drugs of abuse like
cocaine. In many cases, athletic commissions will screen main event
competitors as well as the evening's winners. However, as evidenced
by the UFC 139 tests, every fighter on the card is subject to the