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  • 7 months ago
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He'll never make the Hall of Fame, he never fought in the UFC, but Cyborg Santos made his mark in mixed martial arts. Just a little over a week since getting KO'd by old rival Melvin Manhoef in 46 seconds, 36-year-old Evangelista "Cyborg" Santos has retired from mixed martial arts according to Portal do Vale Tudo. Santos went 19-16 over a 17 year career that saw him fight for some of the world's top MMA promotions (including Strikeforce, Pride, Pancrase and Sengoku) on three continents. Cyborg w read news >>

  • 7 months ago
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NOVA IGUACU, Brazil -- Welterweights Melvin Manhoef and Evangelista “Cyborg” Santos squared off for the second time Sunday in the main event of Gringo Super Fight 10. read news >>

  • 7 months ago
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RIO DE JANEIRO -- Eight years after their epic war at Cage Rage 15, Melvin Manhoef and Evangelista Santos finally met again in a cage, and the bout ended in less than a minute. Manhoef and "Cyborg" fought for the inaugural Gringo Super Fight welterweight championship on Sunday night in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, and the "gringo" needed only 46 seconds to earn the 27th knockout victory of his MMA Career. Manhoef rocked the Brazilian and earned the stoppage with a flurry of punches. "I wasn’t expecti read news >>

  • 7 months ago
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RIO DE JANEIRO -- Evangelista Santos wants revenge. Eight years after an epic war with Melvin Manhoef at Cage Rage 15, "Cyborg" will finally enter a cage against "No Mercy", as they headline Gringo Super Fight 10 card in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, on Sunday night, for the vacant welterweight title. "I’ve been dreaming with this fight since the first one ended," Santos told MMAFighting.com. "I worked a lot for this rematch and I’m really motivated. I’m sure that this fight will be more important and read news >>

  • 7 months ago
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Only in Brazil. The anticipated rematch between Evangelista "Cyborg" Santos and Melvin Manhoef was in jeopardy on Saturday morning, when Brazilian MMA Athletic Commission (CABMMA) refused the medical exams issued by Manhoef. The welterweight title bout, scheduled to headline Gringo Super Fight 10 on Sunday night in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, is basically the only big attraction on the card. Losing Manhoef-Cyborg would be big deal for the promotion, so they decided to go on without the commission. " read news >>

  • 7 months ago
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RIO DE JANEIRO -- Melvin Manhoef vs. Evangelista Santos 2 will finally happen, but the long-time MMA and kickboxing veteran admits he’s not 100 percent focused on the fight. Manhoef takes on "Cyborg" on Sunday night in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, at Gringo Super Fight 10 main event for the vacant welterweight title, but he had to split his camp in two, as he prepares to enter the ring at Glory 17’s middleweight tournament on June 21. "This has really been a problem because if I do too much on the gr read news >>

  • a year ago
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Evangelista “Cyborg” Santos’ Legacy Fighting Championship debut will have to wait. read news >>

  • 2 years ago
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Evangelista “Cyborg” Santos has a date and dance partner for his Legacy Fighting Championship debut. read news >>

  • 2 years ago
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Evangelista “Cyborg” Santos has signed with the Texas-based Legacy Fighting Championship and is tentatively slated for a February debut. read news >>

  • 2 years ago
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Veteran welterweight Evangelista "Cyborg" Santos has signed with the Texas-based Legacy Fighting Championship organization, officials today told MMAjunkie.com. Terms of the deal were not disclosed. Santos, a former Strikeforce title challenger, is expected to make his promotional debut in February on AXS TV. read news >>

  • 2 years ago
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Billy Evangelista is out against James Terry. Bobby Green is taking his place at Strikeforce on May 19. Retweet this Share on Facebook • Email • StumbleUpon • Reddit • Digg • Technorati &bu read news >>

  • 2 years ago
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A pair of lightweights looking to bounce back from recent losses will square off in Strikeforce on May 19 as James Terry faces Billy Evangeslista in a proverbial “Battle of San Jose.” The new bout was announced by Strikeforce officials on Wednesday. Terry and Evangelista train out of the San Jose, Calif., area, so the home crowd should be in full force for this preliminary match-up. James Terry, who works under former Strikeforce middleweight champion Cung Le, will look to rebound from a loss to read news >>

  • 2 years ago
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A pair of lightweights looking to bounce back from recent losses will square off in Strikeforce on May 19 as James Terry faces Billy Evangeslista in a proverbial “Battle of San Jose.” The new bout was announced by Strikeforce officials on Wednesday. Terry and Evangelista train out of the San Jose, Calif., area, so the home crowd should be in full force for this preliminary match-up. James Terry, who works under former Strikeforce middleweight champion Cung Le, will look to rebound from a loss to read news >>

  • 2 years ago
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Billy Evangelista and James Terry are slated to square off on May 19, Strikeforce officials announced Wednesday. read news >>

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