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In second UFC stint, Junior Assuncao no longer happy just to be in octagon

Posted by system system 2 years ago from

UFC featherweight prospect Junior Assuncao isn't happy just being in the UFC. After all, why bother to put on a pair of five-ounce gloves unless you plan on being champion, right? So w...

Momentum on His Side, Junior Assuncao Seeks Second UFC Tour

Posted by system system 2 years ago from

Armed with a six-fight winning streak and the invaluable experience that comes with having dealt with adversity, Junior Assuncao wants a second crack at UFC glory

Danny Castillo Happy to Notch Sixth Victory in the Octagon (UFC on Fox 8 Video)

Posted by system system 8 months ago from

Check out Danny Castillo as he talks about his UFC on Fox 8 victory over Tim Means.

Roger Gracie Happy to Continue His Family’s Legacy in the Octagon (UFC 162 video)

Posted by system system 9 months ago from

Any time that a fighter's name has Gracie in it there is going to be added pressure. Roger Gracie, however, seems to handle that pressure well heading into his UFC 162 bout with Tim Kennedy.

Gilbert Melendez ‘Heartbroken’ Over UFC on Fox 7 Defeat, Happy for Octagon Opportunity

Posted by system system 12 months ago from

Though Gilbert Melendez came out on the favorable end of a split decision in his final Strikeforce title defense, the same could not be said in his first bid for UFC gold.

UFC Vet Junior Assuncao Battles Chris Pecero in Legacy Fighting Championship 20 Headliner

Posted by system system 1 year ago from

UFC veteran Junior Assuncao will face Chris Pecero in the Legacy Fighting Championship 20 headliner.

UFC on FOX 4's DaMarques Johnson happy to be the 'big dumb puppy' of the octagon

Posted by system system 1 year ago from

LOS ANGELES - DaMarques Johnson has alternated between wins and losses with clockwork regularity in the past two years. Does he mind? Of course. But the way he thinks of it, such i...

UFC on FUEL TV 4 results: Raphael Assuncao pounds out Issei Tamura in second

Posted by system system 1 year ago from

SAN JOSE, Calif. - After a rocky transition from the now-defunct WEC to the UFC, Rafael Assuncao now boasts back-to-back wins. The veteran stopped heavy-handed Issei Tamura with a secon...

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After setbacks, UFC 148's Rafaello Oliveira plans to make good on second UFC stint

Posted by system system 1 year ago from

Rafaello Oliveira's record outside the UFC is good. Great, in fact. But in the UFC, he's staggered. Although he's 0-2 in his second octagon stint and faces a likely pink slip with a los...

Junior dos Santos Bounces Frank Mir in Second, Defends Heavyweight Crown at UFC 146

Posted by system system 1 year ago from

The heavyweight champion of the world marked his territory at the expense of Frank Mir.

UFC 146 results: Junior Dos Santos defends belt, stops Frank Mir in second round

Posted by system system 1 year ago from

LAS VEGAS - Junior Dos Santos' first successful title defense is in the books. The UFC heavyweight champion cruised in his first bout since winning the title from Cain Velasquez and toppe...

Legacy Fighting Championship signs UFC vet Junior Assuncao

Posted by system system 1 year ago from

Two-time UFC veteran Junior Assuncao has signed a multi-fight deal with the Texas-based Legacy Fighting Championship organization. today learned of the signing. Assuncao...

UFC 142's Ricardo Funch happy to replace fellow lawman, eyes octagon redemption

Posted by system system 2 years ago from

RIO DE JANEIRO - When Brazilian special-forces officer Paulo Thiago was forced to withdraw from this weekend's UFC 142 event, it only made sense that welterweight replacement Ricardo Funch s...

UFC 141 results: Ross Pearson victorious at featherweight, tops Junior Assuncao

Posted by system system 2 years ago from

LAS VEGAS - Ross Pearson's move from lightweight to featherweight was a successful one, though Junior Assuncao made it anything but a smooth one. The bout concluded the Spike TV-televised...

Assuncao: Fear of Failure a Motivating Factor in Second UFC Tour

Posted by system system 2 years ago from

Junior Assuncao remembers what it feels like to lose, even though he has not experienced a defeat in three years, seven months and one day

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