Results for: Brazilian in news

  • a day ago
  • 0 views
  • News

While Caio Magalhaes (9-1 MMA, 4-1 UFC) was initially announced as Mark Munoz’s opponent for UFC 184, he was quickly pulled in favor of Roan Carneiro. As it turns out, impending dental surgery is to blame.Filed under: News, UFC read news >>

  • 6 days ago
  • 1 views
  • News

Tyson Nam was brought in to lose the first time he fought in Brazil. Two years later, he wants another upset. Nam was an 11-4 prospect from Team Quest when he was booked to fight Eduardo Dantas, the then Bellator bantamweight champion. The Nova Uniao fighter, who had dominated his past seven opponents going into that bout, was waiting for the next Bellator tournament winner to put his title on the line, so the promotion let him compete in Brazil under the Shooto banner to stay active. It couldn’ read news >>

  • 7 days ago
  • 4 views
  • News

Back to the cage after a three-year hiatus in 2013, Brazilian featherweight Chinzo Machida has signed a deal with Bellator MMA. Chinzo Machida, who turns 38 years old in March, has signed a multi-fight deal with Scott Coker’s promotion, and expects to make his debut around April or May of 2015. Tatame first reported the signing, and Machida confirmed the news to MMAFighting.com. "I signed with them," Machida said. "I underwent a shoulder surgery a month ago and I’m still recovering. I believe (I read news >>

  • 8 days ago
  • 5 views
  • News

Brazilian middleweight Caio Magalhaes was set to face Mark Munoz on February 28th, but those plans have since been put on hold. UFC officials announced earlier today a middleweight bout between Brazil's Caio Magalhaes and Mark Munoz for UFC 184 in Los Angeles. Munoz is on the first losing streak of his career, while Magalhaes has rattled off four consecutive victories. But as has been the standard thing to read in 2014, someone had to pull out with an injury/illness, and MMA Fighting confirmed t read news >>

  • 8 days ago
  • 7 views
  • News

Two fresh Brazilian faces have been added to the UFC ranks, with the arrival of a new featherweight and a new welterweight fighter. The stream of young talent in MMA, at times, seems unending. It's remarkable how unremarkable it's become to see young, skilled fighters coming in to the UFC. Guys with strong winning records out of decent camps, just waiting in the wings for their opportunity to shine. Two such Brazilian fighters have gotten that opportunity, on the back of injuries to their peers. read news >>

  • 9 days ago
  • 23 views
  • News

Anderson Silva added another feat to his long list of accomplishments. The former UFC middleweight champion, and arguably the best mixed martial artist of all time, who returns to the Octagon on Jan. 31 against Nick Diaz after suffering a gruesome injury in 2013, was named the 27th-biggest Brazilian celebrity in 2014 by Forbes Brasil. The top 100 list is based on criteria like media visibility, earnings numbers, online exposure, popularity, international prestige and number of followers on socia read news >>

  • 11 days ago
  • 1 views
  • News

Fabricio Werdum became the third Brazilian to ever win the UFC heavyweight championship, and the people of Porto Alegre, Rio Grande do Sul, gave their fellow countryman a hero’s reception on Monday. Werdum, who traveled from the United States to Porto Alegre to promote the UFC Fight Night card that takes place Feb. 22 in the city, was welcome by several fans at the Salgado Filho International Airport. The city also had a fire truck waiting for the UFC champion, who was celebrated by the people d read news >>

  • 16 days ago
  • 7 views
  • News

Earlier this year, Brazilian brawler Fabio Maldonado stepped up to help save the main event of The Ultimate Fighter Brazil 3 Finale. His reward was a Stipe Miocic beatdown.Filed under: News, UFC, Videos read news >>

  • 16 days ago
  • 0 views
  • News

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. -- More Brazilian talent is headed to Jackson-Wink MMA. read news >>

  • 19 days ago
  • 5 views
  • News

There are two changes happening simultaneously today in the sport of Brazilian jiu-jitsu. First, it's popularity has grown and continues to expand. There have never been more competitors at more age ranges and in more geographical locations than there are today. YouTube is filled with grappling tutorials, competition footage and even documentaries about the sport. There are clothing lines and an entire economy of small businesses making training gear or other supplemental content. Jiu-jitsu is a read news >>

  • 25 days ago
  • 97 views
  • News

The Brazilian Athletic Commission of MMA recently released the drug test results for UFC 179: Aldo vs. Mendes II. read news >>

  • 28 days ago
  • 4 views
  • News

The 28-years old Brazilian says that he has never been so well prepared as he is right now. Edson Barboza is confident that he will have his arm raised after his bout with Bobby Green this Saturday night, at the co-main event of UFC Fight Night: Edgar vs. Swanson. Interviewed by Tatame.com.br, the Brazilian said that expect to finish his opponent and end Green's eight-fight win streak. "My preparation was the best that I ever had. I've never been so well trained and I feel better in all aspects read news >>

  • 28 days ago
  • 11 views
  • News

Brazilian MMA Athletic Commission (CABMMA) today released the drug test results for UFC 179, which took place inside Maracanazinho Gymnasium in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, on Sat., Oct. 25, 2014. And 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, among others, all returned negative for the entire pay-per-view (PP read news >>

  • 28 days ago
  • 4 views
  • News

UFC flyweight John Moraga needs a new opponent on short notice, as Brazilian submission ace Jussier Formiga has been forced to withdraw from UFC on FOX 13.Filed under: News, UFC read news >>

<< Previous PageNext Page >>
<< Previous PageNext Page >>