The UFC 145-pound champ has some thoughts on the style of a new potential challenger.
Jose Aldo hasn't been bothered by the big talk game played by Conor McGregor. While the champ was included in the Irish fighter's "annihilation list", "Scarface" tells his hometown media that McGregor is just trying to promote himself in Chael Sonnen fashion. "I see his words as a normal thing. He's like a new Sonnen. He's building his name. He has just a few fights in the UFC and he's trying to jump the line. read news >>
As expected UFC 179, which already boasts a pair of intriguing co-headliners, is set for Rio de Janeiro’s Maracanazinho Gymnasium.Filed under: MMA Rumors, News, UFC read news >>
Three years after his last MMA bout, Luciano Azevedo will make his return to the cage in August.
Azevedo, who handled UFC featherweight kingpin Jose Aldo his only loss in a MMA bout in 2005, is set to compete again at the Shooto Brazil 49 – Fight for BOPE 4 card on Aug. 24 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, against Jeferson dos Santos.
The luta livre fighter last competed in a unanimous draw against Diego Braga in 2011, and dedicated his life to being a police officer since. He currently works at the Ja read news >>
UFC featherweight Conor McGregor has very little patience these days. read news >>
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UFC featherweight Conor McGregor gives his take on the UFC 179 rematch between 145-pound champion Jose Aldo and Chad Mendes, but believes he'd beat either of them. read news >>
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Find out exactly what happened to UFC 176, and where the previously scheduled fights ended up after Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) canceled the event.
Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) was expected to stage a featherweight title fight in the headlining affair of the UFC 176: "Aldo vs. Mendes 2" pay-per-view (PPV) event, scheduled for tonight (Sat., Aug. 2, 2014) inside Staples Center in Los Angeles, California.
It was not meant to be.
Instead of returning to "The City of Angels," the wo read news >>
Jose Aldo says that he's not concerned if his opponents are using performance enhancing drugs and fighters who criticize TRT are trying to find an excuse for possible losses.
The controversy of performance enhancing drugs in MMA is not a big deal for Jose Aldo. The UFC Featherweight champion told Tatame.com.br that he doesn't care if his opponents use banned substances, and said that the TRT critics are simply trying to find an excuse for losses and bad performances: "I see no problem (with TRT read news >>
The featherweight title rematch between Jose Aldo and Chad Mendes will likely take place at an event in Brazil this October. read news >>
Chad Mendes hopes the second time will be the charm when he travels to enemy territory once again to take on UFC featherweight champ Jose Aldo.
UFC President Dana White spilled the beans on the featherweight title scrap on Saturday night during the UFC on Fox 12 post-fight press conference. The rematch between Aldo and Mendes will now take place at UFC 179 on October 25 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
“[Jose Aldo vs. Chad Mendes] is the fight [to headline the Brazil card],” White confirmed. “I’m prob read news >>
UFC featherweight champion Jose Aldo will return from injury and defend his title against Chad Mendes at UFC 179 in Rio de Janeiro, UFC President Dana White announced on Saturday. read news >>