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Another Titan FC fighter is headed to the UFC. Ben Saunders was scheduled to fight Jose Landi-Jons for the inaugural Titan FC welterweight title on Aug. 22, however, that fight is now off, as Saunders, who fought for the UFC from 2007 to 2010, has agreed to return to the organization, according to Titan FC COO Lex McMahon. Titan FC gave Saunders its blessing to head back to the UFC after Landi-Jons ran into issues securing a visa to fight in the United States, which forced him to withdraw from t read news >>

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UFC vet Matthew Riddle has been forced out with an injury and 40-year-old veteran Brazilian Jose Landi-Jons will step in to meet Ben Saunders for Titan’s vacant welterweight title later this month.Filed under: MMA Rumors, News read news >>

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The Titan FC 29 main card airs on CBS Sports Network at 10 p.m. ET following live "Prelims" online at CBSSports.com. Exiled Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) welterweight Matt Riddle, who joined Titan Fighting Championship (Titan FC) earlier this year, has been forced to withdraw from his upcoming 170-pound title fight due to injury, according to a report from MMA Fighting, and will be replaced by Jose Landi-Jon. Opposing him in the Titan FC 29 main event, which takes place on Aug. 22, 2014 i read news >>

  • 4 months ago
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Titan Fighting Championship lost half of its main event, but it had a backup plan. Matt Riddle, who submitted fellow UFC veteran Michael Kuiper in his promotional debut in February, was set to return to the welterweight division in a five-round battle with Ben Saunders for the vacant title, but is now out of the card with an injury. Longtime MMA veteran Jose Landi-Jons, who was expected to face Riddle in the past at Titan FC, replaces "Deep Waters" against Saunders on Aug. 22 in Fayetteville, NC read news >>

  • 8 months ago
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Titan Fighting Championship will crown a new welterweight champion. Fresh off a submission victory in his Titan FC debut, Matt Riddle will fight for the vacant welterweight title against vale-tudo veteran Jose Landi-Jons at Titan FC 29, according to Titan FC president and CEO Jeff Aronson. Titan FC 29 is expected to take place around late May or early June in a city yet to be defined, Aronson said. Riddle (8-3, 2 no-contests) finished fellow UFC veteran Michael Kuiper in the middleweight divisio read news >>

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Sherdog.com's Freddie DeFreitas spoke with Brian Gassaway just minutes after his opponent, Jose "Pele" Landi-Jons, was injured while throwing a kick. read news >>

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Weigh-ins for this week’s “UFC Fight Night 58: Machida vs. Dollaway” event take place Friday, Dec. 19, at Jose Correa Arena in Barueri, Sao Paulo, Brazil.Filed under: News, UFC read news >>

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T.J. Dillashaw is interested in a future super-fight against fellow UFC champ Jose Aldo, who he says is a 'very predictable fighter'. read news >>

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Shamed baseball bomber Jose Canseco has more mixed martial arts (MMA) experience than former professional wrestler CM Punk, but it was the latter who was able to ink a deal with Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC). Probably because people still care about the ex-WWE champion while Canseco ... well, he sums it up better than I ever could. Do I have to shoot off another finger for the media to surround my house — Jose Canseco (@JoseCanseco) November 28, 2014 Canseco, who recently told UFC he woul read news >>

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CM Punk has no lack of potential opponents, now with former Dream star Jose Canseco throwing his hat in the ring. Wait, Dream isn't what Jose Canseco is best known for? As one of the original "Bash Brothers," Jose Canseco has had a strange journey post-MLB. Admitted steroid use, a number of arrests and court appearances, as well as a notably exposing memoir have all kept Canseco in the public eye, even if they haven't made him a more beloved public figure. As for his connection to MMA, it center read news >>

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Say what you want about former American League MVP and six-time MLB All-Star Jose Canseco, but the man believes in himself. With news that former WWE megastar CM Punk is joining the UFC to kick off his mixed martial arts career, Canseco took to Twitter to offer a challenge: I can beat the crap out of @cmpunk. I am ready @ufc — Jose Canseco (@JoseCanseco) December 12, 2014 It should be noted that CM Punk walks around at 215 pounds. Even though he's looking to fight at around 185 pounds, Punk is n read news >>

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The UFC 145-pound champion feels that he already is one of the greatest in history but wants more. Jose Aldo already sees himself as one of the greatest MMA fighters of all time and wants to achieve more. The UFC Featherweight champion, the one and only so far since his division has been introduced in the UFC, plans to keep his belt for a long period and retire holding it. Interviewed by Combate.com, he says that wants to be in the number one spot of P4P rankings of MMA history when hang up his read news >>

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Jose "Netinho" Pegado, the father of former UFC champ Renan Barao, was immediately taken to a hospital in Natal city according to Netinho student Patricio Freire and Globo. Renan Barao's father Jose "Netinho" Pegado had a brain ischemia this Friday and was taken to a hospital in Natal, capital city of the Rio Grande Norte state in Brazil. Patricio Freire, who is trained by Pegado at Pitbull Brothers camp, reported the situation via Instagram initially informing that it was case of a stroke, but read news >>

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UFC featherweight contender Conor McGregor believes he should get the title shot at 145 pounds based on his ability to sell tickets, and he didn't mind sharing that sentiment with fellow contender Frankie Edgar. Edgar, a former UFC lightweight champion who lost to featherweight titleholder Jose Aldo at UFC 156 in February 2013, has many pundits calling for a rematch after he decimated Cub Swanson at UFC Fight Night 57 last Saturday. Swanson was riding a six-fight win streak heading into that mat read news >>

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