View Full Version : Ken Shamrock Suspended for Steroids

03-11-2009, 11:40 PM
UFC legend Ken Shamrock has been suspended for one year for testing positive for the steroid Stanozolol, as well as two Nandrolone-based substances, 19-Norandrosterone and 19-Noretiocholanolone, according to a statement issued by the California State Athletic Commission on Wednesday.

Shamrock, who turned 45 on Feb. 13, picked up a one-minute victory over super heavyweight Ross Clifton at Wargods “Valentine’s Eve Massacre” on Feb. 14 in Fresno, Calif. Shamrock’s production company also co-promoted the event.

Shamrock‘s manager and attorney Rod Donohoo said the fighter has adamantly denied the allegations and will appeal the suspension.

“Ken was taking legal over-the-counter products, and based upon our preliminary research, I’m investigating if those products were the result of these findings,” Donohoo told Sherdog.com on Wednesday.

Shamrock was scheduled to face fellow WWE pro wrestler Bobby Lashley in a headlining heavyweight bout for the Roy Jones Jr.-helmed Squared Ring Promotion’s “March Badness” on March 21 at the Pensacola Civic Center in Pensacola, Fla. However, the Florida State Boxing Commission will likely uphold the CSAC’s suspension and an appeals process will not be completed before March 21.

Donohoo told Sherdog.com that he will request an expedited appeal.

“Ken is willing to submit to immediate testing in Sacramento to prove his innocence,” said Donohoo.

If the suspension is not overturned, Shamrock will be eligible to re-apply for licensure in California after Feb. 1, 2010 and will pay a $2,500 fine.


03-12-2009, 01:17 AM
Guy has been taking for years!

03-12-2009, 02:24 AM
I bet Lashley is pissed. Now he might get Kimboed.

03-12-2009, 03:41 AM
LOL, guess he's falling back into his WWE habits again.

03-12-2009, 07:55 AM
damn...i hope they still fight..... but shamrock without steriods vs lashly would be tough..

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03-12-2009, 10:20 AM
I bet Lashley is pissed. Now he might get Kimboed.

exactly what i was thinking....nah but lashley is more accomplished than kimbo so i dont expect him to get kimboed but wouldnt that be something if that does happened....the curse of ken shamrock....

Soda Popinski
03-12-2009, 11:58 AM
Dumb. You can take over the counter **** and still test positive. I bet if he read the label it would say "if you use this product, your urinalysis may reflect an increase in _______" etc.

03-12-2009, 06:44 PM
I don't think anyone is suprised by this at all.

Carlton Banks
03-12-2009, 10:42 PM
I don't think anyone is suprised by this at all.

KESS is. He blocked me when I said he was on the roids.

03-13-2009, 01:30 PM
in some of his early fights he has gynocomastia