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A look at the October 25th PPV in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, site of UFC 179: Aldo vs. Mendes II. The UFC's sole PPV in Brazil this year is a repeat of their January 2012 trip to Rio de Janeiro, which saw featherweight champion Jose Aldo fight Chad Mendes in the main event. Aldo memorably won by 1st round knee KO, then ran into the stands where he was mobbed by his adoring home fans. It's a "take 2" for the UFC in trying to set up the rematch, which was axed earlier this year when Aldo pulled out w read news >>

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Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) is bringing its brand of mixed martial arts (MMA) back to Brazil for UFC 179, headlined by a featherweight rematch pitting division champion Jose "Junior" Aldo opposite number one contender Chad "Money" Mendes, streaming live on pay-per-view (PPV), with "Prelims" on FOX Sports 1 and Fight Pass. Event: UFC 179: "Aldo vs. Mendes 2"Date: Sat., Oct. 25, 2014 on pay-per-view (PPV)Location: Maracanãzinho Gymnasium in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil UFC 179 Main Event: 145 l read news >>

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A bantamweight bout between Bruno Viana and Augusto Mendes is the latest addition to November’s Legacy FC 37 lineup.Filed under: News read news >>

  • 19 days ago
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UFC President Dana White addressed the latest media day incident between Jose Aldo and Chad Mendes, where he revealed that the featherweight champion was not faking emotion during the shove but that the Brazilian media had mistranslated his quotes. Earlier this week, featherweight champion Jose Aldo and top contender Chad Mendes attempted their own Jones/Cormier-esque moment at their UFC 179 media day event when the two exchanged words before Aldo shoved Mendes. While hardly any were as convince read news >>

  • 19 days ago
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What started as artsy-fartsy has now become Saturday morning cartoony. Dig it! Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) featherweight kingpin Jose Aldo will face off against Chad Mendes for a second time when they hook 'em up at the upcoming UFC 179 pay-per-view (PPV) event, which is now official for Oct. 25, 2014, inside the Maracanãzinho Gymnasium in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. UFC released the official poster earlier this week. Sweet! Aldo (21-1) hasn't lost in nearly nine years and already has six U read news >>

  • 20 days ago
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Furthermore, when it comes to trash talk or promoting a fight, White says you either have it or you don't. Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) featherweight titleholder Jose Aldo recently admitted that he was trying to "spice things up" for his upcoming rematch against Chad Mendes by shoving "Money" during their first staredown. See it here. Those comments, however, were made right after Aldo declared that his push was ultimately a real, spur of the moment incident. This, despite the fact that read news >>

  • 20 days ago
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Despite an interview to the contrary, Dana White said Jose Aldo wasn’t playing when he shoved Chad Mendes earlier this week at a press conference in Brazil in support of their rematch at UFC 179.Filed under: News, UFC read news >>

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Furthermore, the 145-pound champion says the only reason "Money" has racked up five straight wins since losing to him two years ago is because he's fighting competition that isn't well-ranked. Since losing to Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) featherweight champion Jose Aldo at UFC 142 two years ago, Chad Mendes has gone on a tear inside the Octagon. Not only has he won five straight, but he's also proven that he is no longer just a powerful wrestler, but an accomplished striker, too, as he's read news >>

  • 21 days ago
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Jose Aldo has admitted that he shoved Chad Mendes after being encouraged to improve his fight promotion by his coach. When Jose Aldo shoved Chad Mendes at the media day staredown it was a moment that was clearly out of character for the long time featherweight champ. Aldo's coach, Dede Pederneiras, recently said that he had advised his fighters to start talking trash and taking similar marketing approaches as it's "what the market wants," which seemed to be the driving force behind the shove. Al read news >>

  • 21 days ago
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UFC featherweight champion Jose Aldo is not a pay-per-view king, so he decided to spice things up heading to his rematch with Chad Mendes at UFC 179 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, on Oct. 25. The Nova Uniao fighter shoved Mendes during a media day at Maracana stadium in Rio de Janeiro on Tuesday. But when they had to face off again in Sao Paulo on Wednesday, nothing happened. Speaking to the local media during a media day in Sao Paulo on Wednesday, Aldo explained that his actions were a way to promo read news >>

  • 21 days ago
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RIO DE JANEIRO -- Jose Aldo is not impressed. Chad Mendes went 5-0 since his first bout with Aldo in 2012, and he’s scheduled to face the UFC featherweight champion again in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, on Oct. 25. Despite his stoppage wins over the past couple years, Aldo doesn’t see any evolution heading into UFC 179. "The only different thing now is the age. The rest remains the same," Aldo told the Brazilian media during a UFC 179 media day in Rio. "I’m more experienced now, so I know what to do. read news >>

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