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Anderson Silva isn't feeling the love from his Brazilian countrymen. Silva, the longtime UFC middleweight champion who's slated to return from his gruesome leg injury and fight Nick Diaz in UFC 183's main event, has for years resisted a bout against fellow Brazilian contenders Lyoto Machida and Ronaldo "Jacare" Souza, publicly quashing any mention of a fight against either of the two men, both of whom Silva considers to be good friends and training partners. Only now he's starting to wonder why read news >>

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The Brazilian feels wronged about how he's ranked by the organization. Gleison Tibau (16-8) is upset about not being included between the top 15 fighters of Lightweight division, according with the official UFC rankings. With 24 fights in the UFC dating back to November 2006, Janigleison Herculano Alves (his real name) thinks that his history in the organization speaks for itself, and told Globo that he expects to break into his division's rankings as soon as possible. "This year's ranking hasn' read news >>

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Brazilian flyweight John Lineker admits he doesn’t think as bad of Ian McCall as he once did. So he’s go a bit of a peace offering: Don’t run, and don’t suffer my wrath.Filed under: News, UFC read news >>

  • 6 days ago
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Why did Conor McGregor jump the cage immediately after his UFC Fight Night 59 win and confront champion Jose Aldo? It’s not because he’s a romantic. Filed under: Featured, News, UFC, Videos read news >>

  • 6 days ago
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BOSTON – Upon defeating Dennis Siver in Sunday night's main event at UFC Fight Night 59, Conor McGregor did a victory lap around the Octagon draped in the Irish flag. He also hopped over the wall and exchanged words with current featherweight champion, Jose Aldo, who was seated cageside. Now that the path is clear for McGregor to get his title shot against Aldo, he wanted to send a message that he was ready. Asked in the post-fight press conference what prompted him to jump the fence and provoke read news >>

  • 10 days ago
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Brazilian jiu-jitsu phenom Kron Gracie made quick work of Hyung Soo Kim in his professional MMA debut, finishing the 160-pound catchweight bout with an armbar in just 65 seconds at Real 1 in Tokyo, Japan, on Dec. 23. Son of MMA and jiu-jitsu legend Rickson Gracie, Kron Gracie trained with the likes of Cesar Gracie, Nick Diaz, Gilbert Melendez and Nate Diaz for his first MMA bout, and it didn’t go as he expected. "I expected a 25-minute fight, but thanks God it ended earlier," Kron Gracie told MM read news >>

  • 11 days ago
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The Brazilian Athletic Commission of MMA (CABMMA) on Wednesday released the drug tests results from UFC Fight Night 58, which took place in Brazil on Dec. 20. read news >>

  • 11 days ago
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Brazilian MMA Athletic Commission (CABMMA) today released the drug test results for UFC Fight Night 58 on FOX Sports 1, which took place inside Jose Correa Arena in Barueri, Brazil, on Sat., Dec. 20, 2014. And considering the recent fiasco involving Jon Jones, no news is good news, especially on the illegal / banned substances front. Results from the pre- and post-fight drug tests, which include performance enhancing drugs (PEDs) such as steroids and drugs of abuse like cocaine and marijuana, am read news >>

  • 15 days ago
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The UFC will make seven trips to Brazil next year, and there’s always room for Brazilian talent in Bellator, ONE FC and a handful of international promotions, so you will likely watch some of them fight in the big leagues in 2015. MMA Fighting listed the top Brazilian prospects to watch in 2014, and four of them ended up signing with the UFC, two inked deals with Bellator, one signed with ONE FC and three made their debuts in RFA or Titan FC. Who will make the move to bigger stages next year? Ch read news >>

  • 16 days ago
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Our #5 Featherweight prospect is an offensive prodigy from the famed Brazilian camp Nova Uniao. The Featherweight list is underway and it might very well be the most prospect rich division in the entire sport. Together Zane and I scouted around 130 fighters and narrowed it down to around 30 outstanding prospects. From them we selected out our Top 10 prospects, the rest will be covered in two EXTRA pieces. So let's continue on with the list! #5 - Nikolas Motta Record: 6-1 Height: 5'6" Age: 21 Yea read news >>

  • 26 days ago
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"The Spider" only wants to regain his Middleweight title if it doesn't involve challenging a Brazilian champ. Anderson Silva is willing to fight again for the UFC Middleweight belt but not against a countryman. The former champion told Globo that he would fight Chris Weidman for a third time, and also could fight any opposition non-Brazilian. Ironically, the top 5 at his division has, besides him, Lyoto Machida, Ronaldo Souza and Vitor Belfort, the next title challenger. "I'm at another phase. I read news >>

  • 29 days ago
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Check out UFC champ Jose Aldo punking Brazilian national soccer team captain Neymar on the field the way he does to fighters in the Octagon. read news >>

  • 29 days ago
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UFC featherweight champion Jose Aldo surprises Brazilian star Neymar with some flashy moves in a charity football match. Although considered to me one of the pound-for-pound greats on the current UFC roster, Jose Aldo proved to have more skills in his arsenal than simply an impeccable fighting style. Recently, the UFC featherweight champion was invited to compete in a charity football (soccer for North Americans) match with Brazilian star Neymar. What happened then was something few expected fro read news >>

  • a month ago
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Following in his father's footsteps, Kron Gracie tested his royal Brazilian jiu-jitsu pedigree in a pro MMA bout in Japan, a place where his father Rickson forever solidified his name in the sport's lore in the 1990s. And like Rickson did in his first bout in Japan in 1994, Kron scored a first-round submission win in his first fight in Japan. In what was his pro MMA debut, Kron put his top-flight grappling chops on display and submitted South Korean Hyung Soo-Kim with an armbar just 65 seconds i read news >>

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