- 2 years ago
- 198 views
Heavyweights Gabriel Gonzaga and Geronimo Dos Santos are likely headed to UFC 153.
MMAjunkie.com today confirmed with sources close to the event that verbal agreements are in place for the bout. Brazilian website Tatame first reported the pairing.
UFC 153 takes place Oct. 13 at HSBC Arena in Rio de Janeiro. The event's main card airs live on pay-per-view while preliminary-card fights air on FX.
read news >>
Following an injury to Geronimo Dos Santos that forced him out of UFC 153, Brazilian Gabriel Gonzaga is not expected to fight at the upcoming show in his home country. read news >>
Geronimo dos Santos will have to wait a little longer to make his UFC debut. read news >>
Heavyweight Geronimo dos Santos has been forced out of next week's UFC 153 event in Rio de Janeiro.
UFC officials today announced the scratch but did not reveal the reason for his removal.
That leaves Gabriel Gonzaga without an opponent for
the card, but UFC officials did not announce whether a replacement
fighter would be sought on such short notice.
read news >>
- 2 years ago
- 165 views
Two Brazilian heavyweights recently got the call to square off on their home turf at UFC 153 in Brazil. Retweet this Share on Facebook
• Email • StumbleUpon • Reddit • Technorati • Instapaper • Tumblr read news >>
Geronimo dos Santos was to have made his Octagon debut against Gabriel Gonzaga at UFC 153 but withdrew from the bout when pre-fight examinations revealed that the Brazilian heavyweight had hepatitis B. read news >>
Former UFC heavyweight champion Junior Dos Santos recently told MMAjunkie he was hoping for a December return. It looks like he may get his wish.Filed under: MMA Rumors, News, UFC read news >>
Brazilian fighter Geronimo dos Santos has been forced off of the UFC 153: Silva vs. Bonnar fight card. read news >>
- 4 years ago
- 667 views
A heavyweight bout between Gabriel Gonzaga and Junior dos Santos has been added to the UFC’s debut event on Versus on March 21 at the Odeum Colorado in Broomfield, Colo., the promotion announced on Wednesday. read news >>
Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) is bringing its brand of mixed martial arts (MMA) back to the "Grand Canyon State" for UFC on FOX 13, headlined by a heavyweight contender match pitting ex-division kingpin Junior dos Santos opposite streaking 265-pound up-and-comer Stipe Miocic in the five round main event on the FOX network. Event: UFC on FOX 13: "Dos Santos vs. Miocic"Date: Sat., Dec. 13, 2014 on FOXLocation: U.S. Airways Center in Phoenix, Arizona UFC on FOX 13 Main Event: 265 lbs.: Junio read news >>
Mark it, dude. The headliner for UFC on Fox 13 is official and it's JDS vs. Miocic. It's not breaking news, when the fight was teased for this card it was almost certain that it was going to be the main event, provided it actually got made. And now, it actually got made and it is indeed planned for the main event. Fox Sports announced the news on Friday. Of course, Junior dos Santos and Stipe Miocic have already been scheduled to meet twice before, this year. First at UFC 173, and then a week la read news >>