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According to a report from Brazil's UOL Esporte, UFC featherweight
champion Jose Aldo was involved in a weekend traffic accident but walked
away relatively unscathed.
The UFC 153 headliner was reportedly traveling by motorcycle in Rio de Janeiro when he was struck by a passing car.
Fortunately for the champion (and UFC executives), Aldo walked away from
the minor incident with only a few minor scratches and bruises, and the
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UFC featherweight champion Jose Aldo was hospitalized last Friday for kidney stones, according to a report by Brazilian media outlet Combate. read news >>
UFC featherweight champion Jose Aldo will meet
former UFC lightweight champion Frankie Edgar on
Super Bowl weekend.
UFC officials announced on Tuesday's new edition of FUEL TV's "UFC
Tonight" that the much-anticipated matchup will headline the UFC's
annual Super Bowl weekend card in Las Vegas.
The event, which serves as UFC 156, takes place Feb. 2 at a venue yet to be determined.
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At this past weekend's UFC 148 event, onetime UFC title challenger Chad
Mendes wanted nothing more than to erase the sting
of a January loss to featherweight champion Jose Aldo.
It took all of 31 seconds to do exactly that, as Mendes dispatched of Cody McKenzie in violent fashion.
Following the result, UFC president Dana White promised to bring Mendes a
top-level opponent in his next outing. For "Money," the sooner the
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With the spotlight of his upcoming title fight with Chad Mendes at UFC 179, UFC featherweight champion Jose Aldo again brings up the issue of fighter pay. Aldo said he felt 'devalued' by the UFC earlier this year and is again asking why the athletes aren't taking home a bigger slice of the $1.65 billion pie. "I ask for financial valorization not only for me, some other fighters should have too," Aldo told Combate (via Bloody Elbow). "We give a lot for the company. I've seen this happening in the read news >>
Reigning featherweight champ Jose Aldo made it a quick night as he knocked out Cub Swanson in the first round at WEC 41. read news >>
The UFC Featherweight champ is focused on his UFC 179 title defense against Chad Mendes this weekend but he's aware of Conor McGregor....and not impressed. Irish fighting and talking sensation Conor McGregor has built up a big buzz in his four-fight UFC career. But if you think the champ is losing sleep worrying about him, you'd be mistaken. At least that's what Jose Aldo told MMA Junkie this week as he heads into his UFC 179 rematch with top contender Chad Mendes. "I make it a point to observe read news >>
UFC featherweight champion Jose Aldo has heard the hype, but he admits he doesn’t really know what it’s all about.Filed under: Featured, News, UFC read news >>
If UFC featherweight champion Jose Aldo is victorious later this month at UFC 179, Conor McGregor could be up next to challenge the Brazilian for his belt.Filed under: MMA Rumors, News, UFC read news >>
UFC Featherweight champ Jose Aldo was back training the day after he was hospitalized with kidney stones and his coaches say his UFC 179 bout with Chad Mendes is still on. Uh oh fight fans. Another UFC champ has been hospitalized just a few weeks ahead of a PPV-headlining bout, but the good news is it looks like his fight is still on. This time its Jose Aldo, the 145 pound king. According to Brazil's Globo he had to be hospitalized for a kidney stone. "Aldo has had renal calculi since he was 16 read news >>
UFC featherweight Conor McGregor has a Pay-Per-View date with Dustin Poirier this Saturday at UFC 178, but he's happy to talk about who he plans on fighting next. Speaking with media members in Las Vegas, McGregor was asked if he felt up to stepping in for either featherweight champion Jose Aldo or Chad Mendes if he were called upon. "100 percent," said McGregor. "You're damn right I'd be ready. I stay ready. It's my logo." Aldo was originally set to defend his title in a rematch with Mendes Aug read news >>