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  • 3 years ago
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TOKYO -- Former Shooto 143-pound world champion "Lion" Takeshi Inoue smashed Pacific Rim 143-pound king Taiki Tsuchiya in the main event of "Shooto Tradition 2011""Shooto Tradition 2011" at Tokyo Dome City Hall, Friday. read news >>

  • 2 years ago
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TOKYO -- Despite a less-than-stellar Friday night turnout at historic Korakuen Hall, Shooto 154-pound champion Kuniyoshi Hironaka crushed challenger Giovani Diniz to near-deafening applause in the main event of Shooto “5th Round.” read news >>

  • 2 years ago
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TOKYO -- Despite a less-than-stellar Friday night turnout at historic Korakuen Hall, Shooto 154-pound champion Kuniyoshi Hironaka crushed challenger Giovani Diniz to near-deafening applause in the main event of Shooto “5th Round.” read news >>

  • 2 years ago
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TOKYO -- Despite a less-than-stellar Friday night turnout at historic Korakuen Hall, Shooto 154-pound champion Kuniyoshi Hironaka crushed challenger Giovani Diniz to near-deafening applause in the main event of Shooto “5th Round.” read news >>

  • 2 years ago
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After months of inactivity, Shooto world champions Kuniyoshi Hironaka and Koetsu Okazaki will look to defend their respective titles for the first time next month. read news >>

  • 3 years ago
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Newly minted Shooto 115-pound world champion Junji Ikoma will attempt to defend his belt for the first time against top contender Mikihito Yamagami on Nov. 5, officials from the Japanese promotion announced Saturday. read news >>

  • 3 years ago
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Hatsu Hioki is Shooto 143-pound world champion no more. read news >>

  • 4 years ago
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TOKYO -- What do Shooto world champions Tatsuya Kawajiri, "Lion" Takeshi Inoue, Shinichi "B.J." Kojima, Yasuhiro Urushitani, Masakatsu Ueda, Hideki Kadowaki and Akitoshi Hokazono all have in common? What about UFC and WEC vets Takeya Mizugaki, Hiroyuki Takaya, Kuniyoshi Hironaka and Keita "K-Taro" Nakamura? Or Pride, Dream and Sengoku vets Mizuto Hirota, "Wicky" Akiyo Nishiura, Nobuhiro Obiya, Ikuo Usuda and Takuya Sato? They are all former Shooto rookie champions, and on Saturday at Shinj read news >>

  • 2 months ago
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If you thought, like he does, that Conor McGregor is larger than life, you'd now, quite literally, be right. A gigantic McGregor now lords over Dublin. read news >>

  • 4 months ago
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Jussier Formiga was the number one flyweight in the world in the past, and he wants to be at the top again. The Nova Uniao fighter, a former world champion at Shooto, is set to collide with Zack Makovsky at the UFC Fight Night 47 card in Bangor, Maine, on Aug. 16, and he’s glad to be facing a former champion inside the Octagon. "He’s a former bantamweight champion a Bellator. He was always too small for 135, and he became stronger and batter at flyweight," Formiga told MMAFighting.com. "I expect read news >>

  • 6 months ago
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AUCKLAND, New Zealand – In a battle of Brazilian jiujitsu black belts, Charles Oliveira finally was a step ahead of Hatsu Hioki.Filed under: News, UFC read news >>

  • 6 months ago
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David Branch captured the World Series of Fighting middleweight title Saturday at WSOF 10, and he collected the event’s largest paycheck in the process. read news >>

  • 7 months ago
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You couldn’t blame World Series of Fighting if it felt a little beat up right now. Frustrations appeared to be on the rise at the upstart MMA promotion last week, after welterweight champion Rousimar Palhares pulled out of a scheduled title defense against Jon Fitch in order to take care of his ailing mother. Jake Shields replaced Palhares—a move that allowed WSOF to maintain a respectable co-main event for its July 5 show—but the 34-year-old Brazilian wild man will be missed. Even if his excuse read news >>

  • 10 months ago
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NEWARK, N.J. – In a little more than a day, we’re two upsets away from the UFC having a grand total of zero Brazilian champions. Obviously, that possibility elicited different reactions from different fighters.Filed under: Featured Videos, News, UFC, Videos (...) read news >>

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