- 6 years ago
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Hermes Franca is expected to face Frankie Edgar at UFC 87. NBCsports.com is reporting that both fighters have agreed to the fight. read news >>
MMA Fighting has the UFC Fight Night 57 results for the Edgar vs. Swanson event at the Frank Erwin Center in Austin, Texas on Saturday nightIn the main event, Frankie Edgar will square off against Cub Swanson in a key featherweight contest. Bobby Green faces Edson Barboza in the co-main event.Check out the UFC Fight Night 57 results below.Main card (FOX Sports 1 at 10 p.m. ET)Frankie Edgar vs. Cub SwansonBobby Green vs. Edson BarbozaBrad Pickett vs. Chico camusJared Rosholt vs. Oleksiy OliynykJo read news >>
Sherdog.com reports from the Frank Erwin Center in Austin, Texas, at approximately 7 p.m. ET with live UFC Fight Night “Edgar vs. Swanson” play-by-play. read news >>
Here's how (and when) you can get your UFC Fight Night 57 tickets, which (potentially) features a No. 1 Featherweight title contender eliminator match in the main event, before they're gone for good. Tickets for UFC Fight Night 57, which is set to go down inside Frank Erwin Center in Austin, Texas, on Nov. 22, 2014, will go on sale to the general public this Friday (Oct. 17, 2014) at 10 a.m. CT. Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) Fight Club members and UFC Newsletter subscribers, naturally, wi read news >>
- 2 months ago
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Former Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) lightweight number one contender, Hermes Franca, made his return to mixed martial arts (MMA) last week (Aug. 28, 2014) after doing time (and getting deported) for sexually abusing an underage girl. His comeback (via MMA Fighting) lasted all of 34 seconds, as he was popped and dropped by Breno Braga at Extreme Fighter Nordeste’s in Fortaleza, Ceara, Brazil. Franca, now 40, falls to 22-13 (1 NC) with the defeat. read news >>
- 3 months ago
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Former WEC lightweight champion and UFC lightweight title contender, Hermes Franca is restarting his life in Brazil. The MMA fighter was sentenced to 42 months in U.S. prison after pleading guilty to an unlawful penetration and first-degree sexual abuse. After leaving prison in April, Franca was deported to Brazil. Four months later, he’s back in the MMA world. Franca will headline the Extreme Fighter Nordeste at the Paulo Sarasate gymnasium in Fortaleza, Ceara, on Aug. 28, against Breno Braga ( read news >>
- 2 years ago
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Former UFC lightweight title contender Hermes Franca was sentenced to 42 months in prison on Friday after being convicted of sexually abusing an underage girl at a Clackamas, Ore., martial arts school where he once taught, according to a report in The Oregonian. read news >>
- 2 years ago
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Hermes Franca today was sentenced to 42 months in prison for sexually abusing an underage female student in a jiu-jitsu academy where he once taught.
That's according to a report today from "The Oregonian."
After initially pleading not guilty to seven counts of sex abuse in the first degree and two counts of unlawful sexual penetration in the second degree, Franca pleaded guilty to one count of unlawful penetration and one count of first-degree sexual abuse on Wednesday.
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- 3 years ago
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Onetime UFC lightweight contender Hermes Franca now sits in an Oregon jail after turning himself into authorities.
Franca stands accused of sexually abusing a female minor at a jiu-jitsu
academy in Clackamas, Ore., where he once taught. He turned himself into
the Clackamas County Jail on Monday.
At an arraignment hearing on Tuesday, Franca plead not guilty to seven
counts of sex abuse in the first degree and two counts of unlawful
sexual penetration in the second degree. His bail has b read news >>
- 3 years ago
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UFC and WEC veteran Hermes Franca was arrested this week on multiple charges of sexual abuse in Oregon. The arrest, and a recent knockout loss, cast doubt on his scheduled title challenge at MFC 30. Read More >> read news >>
- 3 years ago
- 117 views
Maximum Fighting Championship has inked former UFC lightweight title contender Hermes Franca to a three-fight contract, the Canada-based promotion announced on Thursday. Terms of the deal were not disclosed read news >>