LAS VEGAS -- During a scrum at UFC 182, Travis Browne talks about wanting a rematch with Fabricio Werdum, his personal expectations, the conversation Joe Rogan had with Brendan Schaub following their fight, a potential match-up with Junior dos Santos, and more. read news >>
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The UFC’s return to Brazil later this month has lost one-half of its main event as Junior dos Santos reportedly is out of his fight with Stipe Miocic with a broken hand. Filed under: MMA Rumors, News, UFC Tagged: TUF Brazil 3 Finale read news >>
- a year ago
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Chael Sonnen believes Junior dos Santos' corner should be suspended and fired for allowing the heavyweight to continue fighting in his UFC 166 TKO loss to Cain Velasquez. read news >>
- 2 years ago
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Cain Velasquez thinks UFC heavyweight champion Junior Dos Santos is getting too caught up in Alistair Overeem's trash talk and should focus on other things - like fighting him.
"As a champion, you really can't pick and choose who you fight," Velasquez told MMAjunkie.com. "You're supposed to fight the No. 1 contender."
Velasquez and his camp now wait to hear from the UFC on whether he'll fight Dos Santos, as he was earlier told.
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- 3 years ago
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The UFC's first heavyweight title fight of 2012 is likely to take place mid-year.
While on Tuesday's debut episode of "UFC Today" on FUEL TV, UFC president Dana White said he's tentatively scheduling a bout between heavyweight champion Junior Dos Santos and recent UFC 141 winner Alistair Overeem for the summer.
However, no specific date has been determined.
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- 5 years ago
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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 >>
Following surgeries to repair a torn LCL and deviated septum, JDS is going to be out for a little while. Sometimes indefinitely means "a really long time," sometimes it means "we just don't know how soon he's coming back." File this report under the latter translation, as Junior dos Santos recently underwent surgeries to repair a torn LCL and a deviated septum, following his December bout with Stipe Miocic. Apparently everything went well, but doctors have yet to put a time table on his recovery read news >>
Junior dos Santos had a rough fight the last time out, but on Thursday had successful surgery to put him back on the mend. read news >>
I guess that rules out a Travis Browne fight. After a 25-minute war against Stipe Miocic, Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) President Dana White warned the mixed martial arts (MMA) community that it would be awhile before Junior dos Santos was able to make his way back into the Octagon. He wasn't kidding. Dos Santos (17-3) suffered a lateral collateral ligament injury in his right knee and underwent surgery for a deviated septum, according to MMA Fighting, and does not yet have a timetable fo read news >>
Junior dos Santos fought tough battles in his past UFC fights, and underwent two surgeries on Thursday. The former UFC heavyweight champion, who defeated Stipe Miocic via unanimous decision in December, needed knee and nose surgeries after the 25-minute war. "I would like to let you know that I just had a knee and nose surgery and that went very well," dos Santos posted on his Instagram. "There are some people that a simple thank you doesn't seem to be enough to show them how thankful you are fo read news >>
Former UFC heavyweight champ Junior Dos Santos took home more than a quarter-million dollars for his slugfest with Stipe Miocic in the headliner of this past month’s UFC on FOX 13 event.Filed under: News, UFC read news >>
Junior dos Santos could be facing six months on the sidelines following his five-round slugfest with Stipe Miocic at UFC on Fox 13. read news >>
Junior dos Santos was the biggest earner at UFC on Fox 13, taking home a reported $260,000 for his victory over Stipe Miocic ($30,000) in the evening’s main event on Dec. 13. read news >>
Junior dos Santos banked the biggest income at UFC on FOX 13 for his win over Stipe Miocic on last month's card, according to reports on Tuesday. read news >>