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Overeem Applies for a Fighter’s License In Nevada

Written on April 10, 2012 by Lulu

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After failing a pre-fight drug screening by the NSAC, UFC heavyweight Alistair Overeem has applied for a fighter's license in Nevada

In preparation for his upcoming bout against in 146, heavyweight has applied for fighter’s license in Nevada.

failed a recent pre-fight drug testing by the and is set for a hearing with the Commission on April 24th.

NSAC executive director Keith Kize says in a recent interview that: “He (Overeem) filed his application for licensure, but (Overeem) has not requested the B sample to be tested.”

Overeem had an elevated testosterone to epitestosterone levels to a level of 14:1, much higher than the 6:1 allowable limit of the NSAC.

If Overeem submits a clean “B sample”, this whole issue will be forgotten and his fight with Dos Santos will push through, with out any delays.

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