Josh Barnett licensed in California
LOS ANGELES -- The California State Athletic Commission granted heavyweight mixed martial artist Josh Barnett a license to fight in the state for the first time on Monday after refusing him a similar privilege in the summer of 2009.
Barnett, a former UFC heavyweight champion, was originally denied after testing positive for anabolic agents leading up to a scheduled bout against Fedor Emelianenko in Anaheim, Calif.
Speaking in front of the commission at Monday's special hearing, ...
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