- 4 months ago
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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 >>
- 10 months 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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- 2 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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- 4 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 >>
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 >>
Former UFC heavyweight champion Junior dos Santos returns to action on Dec. 13 at the U.S. Airways Center in Phoenix, taking on Stipe Miocic in the UFC on Fox 13 main event. read news >>
Junior dos Santos will return to the Octagon against Stipe Miocic in the UFC on Fox 13 main event on Dec. 13. read news >>
Junior dos Santos and Stipe Miocic finally have another date. The bout, which was originally reported by MMAFighting.com's Ariel Helwani, was officially made the five-round main event of UFC on FOX 13, FOXSports.com reported. A former UFC heavyweight champion, dos Santos was originally slated to meet Miocic in May in Brazil. But a broken hand suffered in training sidelined dos Santos. Miocic ended up instead with a quick knockout of Fabio Maldonado, who was coming up from light heavyweight. Dos read news >>
December’s UFC on FOX 13 affair will have a decidedly heavyweight feel, as Junior dos Santos vs. Stipe Miocic has been installed as the main event.Filed under: News, UFC read news >>
Former UFC heavyweight champion Junior dos Santos will return to the Octagon in December. The UFC officially announced that "Cigano" will take on rising heavyweight Stipe Miocic in the UFC on FOX 13 main event in Phoenix, Ariz., on Dec. 13. MMAFighting.com’s Ariel Helwani first reported the bout on Wednesday’s edition of UFC Tonight. dos Santos (16-3) will make his return to the cage after a one-sided loss to reigning champion Cain Velasquez in October. He was scheduled to face off against Mioci read news >>