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  • a year ago
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Nova Uniao veteran Rodolfo Marques has seen his team turn from a bustling gym to a conveyor belt for UFC and Bellator talent. But he also sees the price paid with success. read news >>

  • a year ago
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Soa Palalei scored a big win with a first round stoppage over UFC veteran Sean McCorkle at AFC 4 on Friday night in Melbourne, Australia. read news >>

  • a year ago
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Australian heavyweight Soa "The Hulk" Palalei will take on former UFC fighter Sean McCorckle at AFC 4 in Melbourne, Australia on Dec. 7. read news >>

  • 2 years ago
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For just the second time in more than four years, Murilo Bustamante is returning to the cage. The jiu-jitsu trailblazer and former UFC middleweight champion meets a fellow ex-UFC titleholder in Dave Menne in the headliner of tonight's Amazon Forest Combat 2 event. For the 45-year-old Bustamante, it's the beginning of the end for a legendary martial-arts career. read news >>

  • 2 years ago
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Since his promotional release in 2009, former UFC middleweight title challenger Thales Leites has won all but one of his six fights. Tonight, Leites gets the opportunity to avenge the lone defeat when he rematches fellow UFC vet Matt Horwich in the co-headliner of Amazon Forest Combat 2. Following knee surgery (actually, four surgeries in all) and a nasty battle with a staphylococcus ("staph") infection, Leites' confidence now is unflinching. read news >>

  • 3 years ago
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Hector Lombard is headed back to his second home. Sources close to negotiations today told MMAjunkie.com that the Bellator middleweight champion has received permission to take a fight against "The Ultimate Fighter 7" veteran Jesse Taylor late this summer. The bout is targeted for an Australian Fighting Championship event expected for Aug. 27, likely in Melbourne, Australia. The promotion's broadcast plans are unknown at this time. read news >>

  • 3 years ago
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Former Strikeforce women's 145-pound champion Sarah Kaufman has signed a contract to fight for Canadian-based promotion Armageddon Fighting Championships. read news >>