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Brazil scores big in UFC's first-ever Twitter bonuses; Silva, Nogueira, Maia earn $10K

Posted by system system 2 years ago from

It's a good week to be Brazilian. With the UFC gaining rapid steam in the country and the promotion set for a January return to the South American nation, Brazilian fighters also scored...

Dana White Confirms UFC’s January Return to Brazil

Posted by system system 2 years ago from

In wake of the tremendous success of UFC 134, UFC President Dana White made the decision to not stay away from Brazil for long. In fact, the promotion will head back to Rio de Janeiro in Jan...

UFC's 2012 return to Brazil could be hosted by 100,000-seat venue

Posted by system system 2 years ago from

RIO DE JANEIRO - The UFC is committed to a Brazilian event in 2012, and it could be one for the record books. On Saturday, the organization hosts UFC 134 at Rio de Janeiro's HSBC Arena, a...

Looking Back at the UFC’s First Trip to Brazil in October 1998 for UFC 17.5

Posted by system system 2 years ago from looks back on UFC 17.5, more commonly known as UFC Brazil, where Frank Shamrock defended his title in the main event, and the first ever UFC lightweight champion was crowned. &...

Pieces for UFC’s Brazil Return Falling Into Place

Posted by system system 2 years ago from

Former Tachi Palace Fights welterweight champion David Mitchell will toe the line against Paulo Thiago (Pictured; file photo) in a 170-pound duel at UFC 134 “Silva vs. Okami” on Aug. 27 at t...

UFC's Tom Wright: UFC 129 is a truly global event

Posted by system system 2 years ago from

While next week's UFC 129 event has a decidedly U.S. vs. Canada feel to it, UFC Director of Canadian Operations Tom Wright sees it as a truly global show. The April 30 event takes place a...

"Big Nog" eyes UFC's Brazil event, manager says rematch with Mir "interesting"

Posted by system system 3 years ago from

Former PRIDE and UFC heavyweight champ Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira is not yet out of the woods in getting back to fighting shape. Nogueira soon will undergo a second arthroscopic surgery on...

UFC's Maiquel Falcao arrested in Brazil on years-old charge, expects quick release

Posted by system system 3 years ago from

UFC middleweight powerhouse Maiquel Falcao is currently being detained in Pelotas, Brazil, by local authorities. The Brazilian native was detained after a warrant for his arrest was issu...

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UFC expansion update: Abu Dhabi return planned for 2011, India and Brazil targeted

Posted by system system 3 years ago from

LONDON - Next to "can you get me tickets," UFC president Dana White is most often asked where the promotion is headed next. Both questions were frequently posed today during a Q&A se...


Posted by system system 3 years ago from

UFC's Asian expansion will take time and a concerted effort, but the promotion's new Asian boss is set on finding the UFC's Yao Ming...

M-1 Global Reveals Expansion Plans

Posted by kunai kunai 5 years ago from

During finals for the 2008 M-1 Challenge held this past Sunday in Amsterdam, Holland, M-1 Global officials revealed plans for the 2009 season.

Vitor Belfort ‘embarrassed’ by TUF: Brazil brawl, says there is ‘no room for this kind of behavior’ in MMA

Posted by system system 1 day ago from Bloody Elbow

UFC light-heavyweight competitor Vitor Belfort took to Facebook to inform fans of his embarrassment regarding the TUF: Brazil brawl between Chael Sonnen and Wanderlei Silva. Vitor Belfort is...

Robbie Peralta-Rony ‘Jason,’ Pedro Munhoz-Matt Hobar Added to ‘TUF: Brazil 3’ Finale

Posted by system system 1 day ago from Sherdog

Two new bouts are now official for the UFC’s next visit to Brazil.

TUF Brazil 3 Finale gets new name, three new fights with Jason-Peralta, Brandao-Ortega, Hobar-Munhoz

Posted by system system 1 day ago from MMA Junkie

The TUF Brazil 3 Finale (previously known as UFC Fight Night 42) lineup continues to fill, and the latest additions include Rony Jason vs. Robert Peralta, Diego Brandao vs. Brian Ortega and ...

Matt Hobar replaces Wilson Reis at TUF: Brazil 3 Finale

Posted by system system 1 day ago from MMA Fighting

UFC officially announced its return to Brazil for May 31, and Pedro Munhoz has a new opponent. The TUF: Brazil 3 Finale card takes place at the Ibirapuera Gymnasium in Sao Paulo, Brazil, and...

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