JARAGUA DO SUL, Brazil – The UFC next returns to Brazil next month for UFC on FUEL TV 10. But in August, a return to Rio de Janerio has been confirmed. read news >>
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RIO DE JANEIRO, Brazil -- UFC lightweight champion Anthony Pettis spoke with MMA Fighting in Rio de Janeiro about his recovery after a knee injury, how coaching TUF 20 will help him get 100% healed for his first title defense against Gilbert Melendez, Jose Aldo’s claims that he talks too much and won’t take the fight, why he would only fight Aldo at 155 pounds and much more.
(Editor's note: Some of the questions are hard to hear because of interference, but Mr. Pettis' answers are clear.) read news >>
Saturday's UFC 163 card in Rio de Janeiro saw Jose Aldo defend his featherweight title against Chan Sung Jung with relative ease. But will the topic of Aldo be the best submission in this week's edition of The Sunday Junkie? read news >>
RIO DE JANEIRO – Jose Aldo was dominant once again on Saturday, but it may be a while before he's able to be again. The Brazilian fighter believes he may have broken his foot against Chan Sung Jung. read news >>
RIO DE JANEIRO – Although he was billed as a "Korean Zombie" who could withstand an inordinate amount of damage, even Chan Sung Jung couldn't fight through an injured shoulder. read news >>
RIO DE JANEIRO – A great start for Jose Maria turned into a somewhat bizarre finish, as a strong first round gave way to second round collapse and TKO finish at the hands of John Lineker. read news >>
RIO DE JANEIRO – It takes a small army of security personnel to usher Jose Aldo into the van that awaits the UFC's featherweight titleholder. Along the way, he answers as many reporters' questions as possible, smiles for camera click after camera click and signs a few dozen autographs. read news >>
Watch Thursday's UFC 163: Aldo vs. Korean Zombie pre-fight press conference from Rio de Janeiro, featuring Jose Aldo, Chan Sung Jung, Lyoto Machida, and Phil Davis. read news >>
UFC 163 fight card rumors and start times for Aug. 3, 2013, in Rio De Janeiro, Brazil. read news >>
A clash of light heavyweight contenders will co-headline UFC 179 in Rio De Janeiro on October 25, as Glover Teixeira faces off with Phil Davis. read news >>
RIO DE JANEIRO -- Jose Aldo is not medically cleared to train yet, and the possibility of creating an interim title won’t make him rush back to the Octagon.
UFC co-owner Lorenzo Fertitta admitted earlier this month that the promotion could create an interim title if the featherweight champion from Nova Uniao couldn’t return to the Octagon by October.
"No chance at all," Aldo’s coach and manager Andre Pederneiras said of the possibility of rushing his rehab to avoid an interim title.
"He’s alread read news >>