Paulo Filho Cleared To Train On Jan. 20; Will Move Up To 205


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Paulo Filho, not long ago, was considered among the top two middleweights on the planet. Filho blew through 16 straight opponents en route to a WEC middleweight title and world wide recognition as a pound for pound great. view original article >>

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