RIO DE JANEIRO -- Warlley Alves impressed on The Ultimate Fighter: Brazil 3, and he’s coming down to his original weight class.
The X-Gym talent, who went 4-0 on the reality show before submitting Marcio Alexandre on the middleweight final, will return to 170 pounds for his next UFC bout, and he’s hoping to be back in action later this year.
"We’re negotiating. I signed with MMA Inc. and we’re working on that now," Alves told MMAFighting.com. "I want to fight until the end of the year. I will be read news >>
GLORY welterweight champion Joe Valtellini became the welterweight champion with a victory over Marc de Bonte at "Last Man Standing" and now he is ready for an even bigger role.
At GLORY: "Last Man Standing," Marc de Bonte and "Bazooka" Joe Valtellini went at it hard for the full five rounds, trading big blows and exchanging fight altering knockdowns (recap here). At the fight's conclusion, when GLORY ring announcer Tim Hughes announced Valtellini as the winner and new GLORY welterweight champio read news >>
A clash of light heavyweight contenders will co-headline UFC 179 in Rio De Janeiro on October 25, as Glover Teixeira faces off with Phil Davis. read news >>
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Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) heavyweight titleholder Cain Velasquez will put his 265-pound title on the line against multilingual division number one contender Fabricio Werdum in the main event of the upcoming UFC 180 pay-per-view (PPV), scheduled to take place on Nov. 15, 2014, inside Arena Mexico in Mexico City.
The Ultimate Fighter (TUF): "Latin America" live finale will take place in the co-main.
Marking the promotion's first trip south of the bo read news >>
RIO DE JANEIRO -- The Ultimate Fighter tests new talents before bringing them to the Octagon, and MMA legends Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira and Antonio Rogerio Nogueira decided to do the same in the search for new prospects in Brazil.
The Nogueira brothers started their own gym in 2008, right after "Minotauro" won the UFC interim heavyweight title with a win over Tim Sylvia. Since then, the twin brothers have become huge attractions in Rio de Janeiro. Dozens of fighters have traveled to the city for read news >>
Dennis Siver: Conor McGregor has no place in front of me!By: GroundandPound.de read news >>
SAN JOSE – Mike De La Torre came out swinging, but undefeated newcomer Brian Ortega stayed calm and seized an opportunity to turn the tables. Filed under: News, UFC read news >>
SAN JOSE, Calif. - The "T" in Brian Ortega's "T-City" nickname stands for "triangle," but apparently he can submit you any way he pleases.
The Los Angeles native wasted little time in his UFC debut on Saturday, submitting Mike De La Torre via rear-naked choke in 1:38 of the first round of their featherweight bout at UFC on FOX 12 at the SAP Center.
Ortega went Urijah Faber style on de la Torre, getting his back while standing, sinking in a body triangle, and applying the RNC. De la Torre was sti read news >>
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Gilbert Burns’ neighbors in Brazil’s Niteroi state of Rio de Janeiro include Paulo Filho, Ricardo Arona, Thales Leites and Rafael dos Anjos. Now Vitor Belfort’s jiu-jitsu coach will look for his own big-time success. Filed under: News, UFC read news >>
RIO DE JANEIRO -- Finally back to the Octagon after a long layoff, Antonio Rogerio Nogueira discusses his upcoming bout with Anthony Johnson at UFC on FOX 12’s co-main event in San Jose, California, the injuries that forced him to cancel a fight with Alexander Gustafsson and UFC’s decision to remove him from the light heavyweight rankings.
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