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A featherweight matchup pitting Rony Mariano Bezerra against Tom Niinimaki is expected to be formally announced by Ultimate Fighting Championship today. read news >>

  • 2 years ago
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Team Nogueira’s Rony Mariano Bezerra stopped Sam Sicilia with a volley of second-round hammerfists at UFC 153 “Silva vs. Bonnar” on Saturday at the HSBC Arena in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. The end came 4:16 into round two, as Bezerra (12-3, 2-0 UFC) posted his seventh win in a row. read news >>

  • 2 years ago
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Rony "Jason" Mariano Bezerra likely won't be able to cruise against his next opponent. The winner of "The Ultimate Fighter: Brazil" is set to meet hard-swinging Sam Sicilia in a featherweight matchup at UFC 153, sources close to the event today told MMAjunkie.com. UFC 153 takes place Oct. 13 at HSBC in Rio de Janeiro and airs live on pay-per-view and FX. Bezerra vs. Sicilia is expected to serve on the pay-per-view main card. read news >>

  • 2 years ago
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“Ultimate Fighter: Brazil” winners Rony Mariano Bezerra and Cezar Ferreira have been invited to compete at UFC 153, promotion officials announced Wednesday. read news >>

  • 2 years ago
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BELO HORIZONTE, Brazil - Rony "Jason" Mariano Bezerra was rattled.  After winning "The Ultimate Fighter: Brazil" and picking up his first UFC win as part of a pay-per-view event in his home country, the Brazilian featherweight called it both the happiest and saddest day in his MMA career.  Why? He couldn't wear his trademark Jason Voorhees mask to the octagon. read news >>

  • 2 years ago
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BELO HORIZONTE, Brazil - In a rarity, simply making the walk to the octagon was enough to bring tears to Rony "Jason" Mariano Bezerra. So imagine his reaction after he had beaten Godofredo "Pepey" de Oliveira to become the first winner of "The Ultimate Fighter: Brazil." Bezerra, the top pick of coach Wanderlei Silva on the show, took a unanimous decision to win the season's featherweight crown. The fight took place at UFC 147 at Estadio Jornalista Felipe Drumond in Belo Horizonte, Brazil. read news >>

  • 3 years ago
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SAO PAULO -- Rony Mariano, Team Nogueira's hot prospect, didn't need much effort to capture Max Fight's featherweight title on Thursday night, forcing local Reginaldo Vieira to tap after a tight arm-lock from the triangle at 1:25 of the first round. read news >>