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The former WEC champ and Pride FC star is facing a second leg surgery after being shot at a Rio de Janeiro party. We posted last week the news that former World Extreme Combat Middlweight champ Paulo Filho was shot at a party in Brazil and underwent surgery but not much was known at the time. Now MMA Fighting's Guilherme Cruz has caught up with the troubled fighter and gotten more information. Filho revealed he will undergo a second surgery on Thursday "to insert a metal rod, just like Anderson read news >>

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Paulo Filho was shot in Brazil and his current condition is unknown. Once considered among the sport's elite, Paulo Filho has fallen on tough times as of late. The former WEC champ has only won 1 out of his last 7 bout amidst personal problems and substance abuse. His troubles hasn't stopped there as this past Tuesday, the 36-year-old was shot in the leg and ended up in surgery. MMA Fighting has it: The former WEC champion had a discussion with a man during a party in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, and read news >>

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Paulo Filho was shot in the leg at a party in Rio de Janeiro, and the PRIDE veteran finally opened up about everything that happened on Oct. 26. It was reported on Oct. 29 that Filho had been hospitalized after being shot, but few details were available at that moment. Five days later, Filho spoke to MMAFighting.com about the incident, and revealed that he will have to undergo a second surgery on Thursday. "They will insert a metal rod, just like they did with Anderson Silva, into my femur," Fil read news >>

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Former World Extreme Cage Fighting and Pride Fighting Championships competitor Paulo Filho was shot in the leg at a party in Rio de Janeiro on Saturday night, according to a report by Psicoticos por VT. read news >>

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Former World Extreme Cagefighting (WEC) middleweight champion and current Bitetti Combat punching bag Paulo Filho is back in the news this week. Unfortunately, it has nothing to do with his mixed martial arts (MMA) career, as "Ely" took a bullet while partying in Brazil and was forced into surgery. MMA Fighting has bits and pieces: [Filho] had a discussion with a man during a party in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, and was shot in the leg by a man when he left the house. Filho was rushed to the Miguel read news >>

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Former WEC middleweight champion Paulo Filho was reportedly shot in the leg during a house party on Saturday night in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, and rushed into surgery. read news >>

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Paulo Filho was shot in Brazil and his current condition is unknown. Once considered among the sport's elite, Paulo Filho has fallen on tough times as of late. The former WEC champ has only won 1 out of his last 7 bout amidst personal problems and substance abuse. His troubles hasn't stopped there as this past Tuesday, the 36-year-old was shot in the leg and ended up in surgery. MMA Fighting has it: The former WEC champion had a discussion with a man during a party in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, and read news >>

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Paulo Filho was shot in the leg during a party Tuesday night in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. The former WEC champion had a discussion with a man during a party in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, and was shot in the leg by a man when he left the house. Psicoticos por VT first reported the news, and sources close to the situation, confirmed the story to MMAFighting.com. Filho was rushed to the Miguel Couto hospital and underwent surgery, but his current status is still unknown as multiple contacts made by MMAF read news >>

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Paulo Filho was scheduled to fight UFC veteran Amilcar Alves recently in Sao Goncalo, Brazil, but the match-up never materialized. Minutes before the main event, Fatality Arena officials announced that Filho had suffered a seizure that morning and the middleweight bout was canceled. After the event, Filho told MMAFighting.com his side of the story. "I’m not an epileptic," Filho said, "I never had a seizure." Filho, who has a history of addiction to rohypnol, has been dealing with health issues o read news >>

  • 2 months ago
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SAO GONCALO, Brazil -- An apparent seizure kept Paulo Filho out of his scheduled fight in Brazil on Sunday night. A former WEC middleweight champion and PRIDE veteran, Filho was supposed to take on UFC veteran Amilcar Alves in the Fatality Arena 7 main event in Sao Goncalo, but was pulled from the bout hours before the fight. According to Osiris Maia, member of the Brazilian Mixed Martial Arts Confederation (CBMMA), Maia suffered a seizure. "Paulo was apparently hospitalized this morning after s read news >>

  • 5 months ago
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Following his first-round knockout of Carlos Augusto Filho at “The Ultimate Fighter 19” finale, Derrick Lewis asked for a fight with Matt Mitrione. On Wednesday, UFC officials obliged. read news >>

  • a year ago
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Having defeated former WEC champion Paulo Filho in his last fight, David Branch expects nothing less than to eventually have the WSOF middleweight championship around his waist. read news >>

  • a year ago
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The listless, passive performance recently delivered by Paulo Filho is likely to keep him from returning to World Series of Fighting. read news >>

  • a year ago
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Final round between Dave Branch (12-3 MMA) and Paulo Filho (23-5-2 MMA) at World Series of Fighting 2. read news >>

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