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UFC Fight Night 36 Adds Two New Welterweight and Lightweight Bouts to Brazilian Fight Card

Posted by system system 4 months ago from

UFC Fight Night 36 on Tuesday added two fights for its Feb. 15 card in Jaragua do Sul, Brazil.

Paulo Thiago looking for three-fight Brazilian win streak at UFC Fight Night 32

Posted by system system 5 months ago from

GOIANIA, Brazil – Paulo Thiago's shocking UFC 95 knockout of Josh Koscheck now seems like a distant memory, especially with just two wins in his past six appearances. But those two wins both...

UFC adds Brazilian welterweight Hernani Perpetuo

Posted by system system 5 months ago from

Nova Uniao welterweight Hernani Perpetuo is the latest addition to the UFC roster.

Following UFC Release, Brazilian Commission Issues Rousimar Palhares Six-Month Suspension

Posted by system system 6 months ago from

Not only is Rousimar Palhares out a $50,000 Submission of the Night bonus and a job following his controversial submission of Mike Pierce, he has now also been suspended.

Twitter Mailbag: Fowlkes on cutting Palhares, Brazilian judges, Cain-JDS trilogy

Posted by system system 6 months ago from

So much for preparing the Twitter Mailbag in advance. After Wednesday night's action at UFC Fight Night 29, we have so very much to get to, and our Internet-trained attention spans are so ve...

Trainer: Brazilian commission to review Rousimar Palhares stoppage

Posted by system system 6 months ago from

The submission from Rousimar Palhares that brought a series of hard taps and a scream from UFC welterweight Mike Pierce is under review.

UFC Fight Night 29's Chris Cariaso not planning to be fodder for Brazilian foe

Posted by system system 6 months ago from

Despite continuing to run two gyms and tending to family while training for his eighth fight in the UFC, Chris Cariaso said he's well prepared to turn around a two-fight skid at UFC Fight Ni...

Video: Watch Brazilian fighter scale cage and quit in middle of fight

Posted by system system 6 months ago from

Brazilian Claudinei Angelo is a 4-5 featherweight from Juiz de Fora, Minas Gerais, and after this past Saturday, a member of a very small club in MMA. Check out the video inside to find out ...

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UFC signs unbeaten Brazilian Bethe 'Pitbull' Correia to women's roster

Posted by system system 6 months ago from

The UFC has added another unbeaten bantamweight to its women's roster. Bethe Correia has signed a deal with the UFC and becomes the third Brazilian in the promotion's women's ranks.

Brazilian Fighter Leandro Souza Dies Prior to Shooto 43 Weigh-ins, Event Cancelled

Posted by system system 6 months ago from

The Shooto 43 event slated for Friday in Brasilia, Brazil, has been cancelled following the death of one of the fighters slated to participate, Leandro "Feijao" Souza.

Brazilian MMA fighter dies just prior to Shooto Brazil 43 weigh-ins

Posted by system system 6 months ago from

A young Brazilian fighter has died, apparently during the weigh-cutting process for his Shooto Brazil 43 bout.

UFC's Ronaldo 'Jacare' Souza proud to bear weight of Brazilian expectations

Posted by system system 7 months ago from

BELO HORIZONTE, Brazil – While Ronaldo "Jacare" Souza is no stranger to the bright lights of competing for a major MMA promotion, even he admits walking into the octagon is a different exper...

USA TODAY: Why UFC's Brazilian fighters are lining up for shot at Chael Sonnen

Posted by system system 8 months ago from

These days, Chael Sonnen has UFC middleweights and light heavyweights alike lining up for the chance to fight him. That's not normally a good sign in MMA.

Paralyzed ex-WEC fighter Will Ribeiro honored for work with Brazilian youths

Posted by system system 8 months ago from

Former WEC bantamweight Will Ribeiro's body may be permanently damaged, but his willingness to help the most vulnerable members of Brazilian society isn't.

USA TODAY: Jose Aldo next great Brazilian hope for UFC

Posted by system system 8 months ago from

The best news for UFC featherweight champion Jose Aldo might be that Anderson Silva can't keep fighting forever. Brazil's most famous fighter eventually has to retire, and when he does it co...

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